Why I use a VPN in Mexico – and which one I use

Why I use a VPN in Mexico – and which one I use

I find it funny the questions we get asked abut living here in Mexico. Elizabeth’s Dad has asked us if we see US news stories, or if we can watch US TV. Of course we can! We’re in Mexico, not on Mars! We have the internet. But there is some truth to the...
We made the top 100 expat blogs list!

We made the top 100 expat blogs list!

Our little blog was recently listed in the┬áTop 100 Expat Blogs and Websites for Expatriates! We’re #62 on the list. Not too shabby considering that we just started this a few months ago. We don’t blog for awards, but it’s still kinda cool to be...
Dealing with Snail Mail while living in Mexico

Dealing with Snail Mail while living in Mexico

One of the things we had to figure out before we moved to Mexico was what to do with our physical snail-mail, i.e. old-school US Post Office deliveries. The postal mail is notoriously slow and unreliable here, so we knew that we didn’t want to simply change our...