What am I still doing in Cancun?

The adventures of an American single mommy working and playing in paradise.

May 6, 2011
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I miss dancing Salsa.

I seriously, desperately miss it.     After years of going to Latin clubs in the U.S. with my mom and not being able to dance with anyone because I didn’t know how to dance Salsa, Merengue or Bachata, my … Continue reading

April 21, 2011
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Moving to Cancun E-mail Number 13

Oops! I haven’t posted one of these in awhile. I forgot about them. When we last left our heroine she was going to spend the weekend near Tulum with her pal Bety. I had a little accident… There are ceiling fans … Continue reading

March 10, 2011
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Advice for Mamas 2

So I love to give advice (and blab my opinions) and I haven’t given any in awhile (or at least not any that I have posted). I have loads of advice about all kinds of things, but since I am … Continue reading

February 23, 2011
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Ten Years?!

I’ve barely started writing this post, and I find myself getting very emotional. Last Friday, February 18th was the 10 year anniversary of my move to Cancun. I will never ever forget the day I left Chicago. With my cat and … Continue reading

February 4, 2011
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I Don’t Have Time to Write My Own Blog!

Why? Because I got a job! It all happened so fast. On Wednesday January 19th a friend told me about an open position she knew about. On Friday, January 21st I interviewed for it and I started on Wednesday, January … Continue reading

January 19, 2011
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Moving to Cancun E-mail Number 10

I felt so much better once I was working. I settled into a routine and started to live the Cancun lifestyle…I really need a scanner, I have pictures of all of this stuff!!! Hi! Well, as you have probably noticed. … Continue reading

January 5, 2011
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$hitcanned again…

and this time it hurts.      I guess I was a seasonal employee at the Ritz Carlton, only nobody ever bothered to tell me. Thanks. I feel kind of like I was chewed-up and then spit-out. “Thanks, we’re done with … Continue reading

December 16, 2010
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Missing Arizona and Back in Cancun with a “New” Singing Job

     Our trip to Arizona was so nice, I didn’t want to return to Cancun, but what else is new? Considering the fact that when we left Cancun baby boy had two ear infections and a respiratory infection we had … Continue reading