Travels of a Retired Teacher
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
A Slow Boat to Mexico?
Almost four months ago, on March 26th to be exact, I wrote here on this blog that I had sent this postcard to Alejandro's nephew Ezra in...
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
"Rajas con Crema"
The word "rajas" in Spanish means "slices", but when a Mexican talks about "rajas" they are probably referring...
Monday, July 13, 2020
July is the month when my garden looks its best. Here are some of the flowers that are currently blooming... Purple coneflower Bee balm Bal...
Sunday, July 12, 2020
It has been nearly five months since I have been on a plane... the longest stretch of time that I have not traveled in quite a few years. ...
Saturday, July 11, 2020
At the beginning of the month I wrote that I was going to give English lessons twice a week to Alejandro's nephew Ezra via Skype. Since...
Friday, July 10, 2020
Another Volcano Photo
A couple days ago Alejandro took a photo from the roof of his house. The summer rains and some windy weather had cleared out much of the ai...
Thursday, July 9, 2020
The "P" Word
If you have read my blog for any length of time you know that I will not dignify that person in the White House by calling him by his name. ...
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