We made the top 100 expat blogs list!

We made the top 100 expat blogs list!

Our little blog was recently listed in the Top 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...
Notarizing documents while in Mexico

Notarizing documents while in Mexico

This week I needed to get a document notarized for use back in the US. I asked around a bunch, and it seems that the only people who can officially notarize documents here in Mexico is the US Embassy or Consulate. The US Embassy & Consulates in Mexico website has...
My most used mobile apps in Mexico

My most used mobile apps in Mexico

​Since we’ve arrived here in Mexico, the mobile apps I use most often now have changed. Here’s a rundown of the apps I find myself using most now that we’re living in Mexico. Messaging – WhatsApp WhatsApp is definitely the messaging app to have down here in...