What am I still doing in Cancun?

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

Catrina con alas

November 9, 2018
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Xcaret Festival de Vida y Muerte 2018 (plus Halloween in Cancun and more)

It’s that time of year again! Or it was last week, when Bebé and I went to our all-time favorite Cancun event, the Xcaret Festival de Vida y Muerte. Continue reading

November 2, 2012
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Day of the Dead in Cancun: Xcaret Festival of Life and Death Traditions, Market 23 and Daycare

I love el Día de Muertos, or the Day of the Dead more every year. What once seemed like a kind of creepy holiday has become something I look forward to. Continue reading

November 9, 2011
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Xcaret Festival of Life and Death Traditions 2011

  Last Wednesday, November 2, the Day of the Dead in Mexico, I had the opportunity to attend the Xcaret Festival of Life and Death Traditions. This is a colorful festival that celebrates Day of the Dead traditions. What I love … Continue reading

November 1, 2011
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El Dia de los Muertos and Halloween…A Trip to the Market

This weekend we took a trip to Market 23. This is a traditional Mexican market in Cancun that sells food, clothing, housewares, you name it. Right now, Mercado 23 as we locals call it is filled with el Dia el … Continue reading