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Sights around our village

Wednesday, December 11, 2013


Yep, I sure missed things like this. The blue sky and lake. And the horses pulled up at our version of a 7-11.....I didn't get a photo of the "cow jam" I came across on my walk with the dogs yesterday but there were like 10 cows in the street that I had to maneuver through. Oh life in Mexico. I also wish that I had had my camera to take a photo of the man I saw riding a donkey while talking on his cell phone. Too funny. I wonder if it's legal to text and donkey ride?

We went out to see FIL yesterday and at least he wasn't having nausea while we were there. He had just been exercising as well and I was happy to see that. We took him some more comforts from his home. I also went to the organic market yesterday and got him some special honey that I instructed the nurses to give to him daily as it is supposed to help with digestion. I got some for myself as well. We mentioned taking him out to our favorite rib place for lunch one day and he seemed to like that idea.
I feel a bit more positive about things today. But things change from day to day so will see what's up today when we visit.

I do hope you all have a wonderful Wednesday.
Make some good decisions.
Sallie
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JANIEWWJD 12/13/2013 12:40AM

    Beautiful pictures of Mexico!!!!! You sound absolutely happy!!!! I pray your FIL remains positive and stays healthy!!!! Have a gorgeous day and God bless you!!!
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JACKIE15108 12/12/2013 3:53AM

    The pictures are beautiful....how relaxing to be living there!

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WHITEANGEL4 12/11/2013 11:14PM

    Love the pictures. It looks like a very lovely place to live. Please send me some info as Hubby and I are considering looking into moving into Mexico. We have some local friends that are also interested. I am glad to see that FIL is rallying some. I think that you and DH can cheer him up and get him on the right track

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JUDYAMK 12/11/2013 10:16PM

    Oh Sallie what a picture that would have been!!! Donkey/cell /phone I ove the other photos also.Do the Mexican's drive older cars? Take care
Judy

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SLENDERELLA61 12/11/2013 6:32PM

    Love the pictures! Glad FIL was doing okay when you visited. Glad you are home in such a beautiful place.

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GRANJERRY1 12/11/2013 6:18PM

    Your market description is so similar to what we face here. Cattle on the road is a common sight in my city too.....
So happy to learn that your FIL is feeling a lot more cheerful. We older lot just need to know our kids are around.....so now that he knows his son & DIL are back I am sure his healing process will be faster..... Just keep motivating him emoticon

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1CRAZYDOG 12/11/2013 6:03PM

    Beautiful! Hope that honey helps your FIL's digestion.

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BOOKAPHILE 12/11/2013 5:08PM

    The donkey is probably smart enough not to crash into another donkey even if his driver is texting. lol.

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DJ4HEALTH 12/11/2013 4:40PM

    It almost sounds like the meds are the problems with him not eating. Keep watching for how he reacts to them. Love the pictures and that would be a sight to see the man on the donkey with the cell phone!

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GAYEMC 12/11/2013 3:48PM

    Beautiful photo of the lake!

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GAYLLYNNE 12/11/2013 3:26PM

    Love your pictures, thanks for the smile!

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CAPECODBABE 12/11/2013 3:23PM

    Always love your pictures. emoticon
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PMFISH 12/11/2013 1:06PM

    Always enjoy when you share your photos. Life in different areas can vary so much.

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_LINDA 12/11/2013 12:39PM

    Very cool photos! Yes, that man on his cell while riding a donkey would have been great! I usually always carry my camera on my walks as you never know what you may see. Of course most people carry a cell phone that takes photos so they have no worries, but my camera is rather heavy to carry.
So glad FIL is feeling better! That is great to always be back home to the place you love!
Have a Wonderful Wednesday!

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KRISZTA11 12/11/2013 11:25AM

    Wonderful pictures, you are a lucky woman to live there : )
I hope your FIL gets better soon. I'm sure he is happy to have you near.
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BATCHICK 12/11/2013 11:05AM

    HA! Hilarious! My parents are considering retiring in MX in a few years, glad to know this is the kind of stuff they can look forward to.

Glad to hear your FIL is doing well.

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JANTHEBLONDE 12/11/2013 10:40AM

    I've always wanted to live in Mexico... My heart is there! I just love the people and the culture. You are so good blessed being able to retire in Mexico! Have a wonderful day!
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IRP1114 12/11/2013 10:07AM

    You made me miss it more! Lol you are too funny Sallie : D! Glad to hear you are feeling extra positive today ; )


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JSTETSER 12/11/2013 10:06AM

    Beautiful! My Daughter-in law is from Mexico.
I want your warm, sunny climate today.
18 degrees, and snowy here in !new Hampshire

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DRLMAZ 12/11/2013 9:31AM

  Beautiful photos

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LIS193 12/11/2013 9:30AM

    Ah.. the ubiqitous Oxxo.. gotta love them, there everywhere!
Enjoy being home again.

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