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Pause Update No. 4 Photos

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Posted from Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico. As I said in the post (click here to read), photos from parades can usually be kind of… boring.  But some of the things in this parade were things I usually don’t see close up…

Oaxaca: Guelaguetza Photos

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Posted from Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico. Here are some photos from my time visiting the multitude of performances and activities surrounding the Guelaguetza in Oaxaca.  What an incredible and beautiful spectacle! Hopefully we will find our way back in the future…

Return to Guatemala

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Posted from Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico.  Hi, Everyone!  Sorry for the delay in posts lately.  It’s been a relatively hectic month.  After two weeks in a temporary apartment, today I moved to a different apartment in Oaxaca, where I will…

Return to Guatemala – Photos

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Posted from Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico. Here are some photos from my return visit to Guatemala.  While it’s true that Erik and I had already visited some of these places and posted photos from there, it’s nice to revisit things, right?  …

Pause Update No. 2: Minnesota and Oaxaca

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Posted from Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico. After having met with the orthopedic surgeons at the VAMC (after lengthy delays and still more to come), Erik is now aware of the surgical and nonsurgical options regarding his unique ankle situation.  (If you…

¡Perros!

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// // ]]> Posted from Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico. With Erik in the U.S. meeting with doctors and Joe currently exploring the various public transportation systems of Guatemala, we seem to have stumbled into a drought with our posts.  Therefore, we…

Mexico City

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Posted from Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. After three somewhat traumatic weeks in Puebla (let’s just say that my “friend” in Puebla is no longer my friend and I’m very grateful the whole ugly situation is behind me), I had…

La Comida de Puebla

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// // ]]> Posted from Puebla, Puebla, Mexico. The Food of Puebla Let me start off by (re)affirming that I like food, I like to cook, and I really like to eat.  And because I am on this trip, I…

Pause Update No. 1: Puebla and HQ

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// // ]]> Posted from Puebla, Puebla, Mexico. The Best Laid Plans…. Click here to go to the accompanying photo post. Here’s a little update for everyone wondering what these two now-stationary globe-trekkers are up to.Erik had a wonderfully…

One Year Anniversary!

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Big Announcement

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Posted from Puebla, Puebla, Mexico. Hitting the Pause Button So… we are just a few days away from our One Year Anniversary of being on the road.  It should be a time for celebration, but sometimes life doesn’t always work…