T-1 day until Mexico

T-1 day until Mexico

We leave tomorrow for Mexico. Not for spring break. Not for a 2 week stay in an all-inclusive resort. To live. It’s early in the morning now. I can’t sleep. I’m stressed. Anxious. Butterflies. It’s frightening. Somewhat terrifying. Yet...
How are we getting to Mexico?

How are we getting to Mexico?

When we tell people that we’re moving, a common question is – How are you getting there? And how are you getting your stuff there? As far as our stuff, we’re not taking much, as I’ve already discussed in a couple of previous posts. We’re...
Living like college students

Living like college students

We’re 3 weeks away from leaving for Mexico. Gah! Our house is starting to look pretty bare. We sold the 55″ flat screen, and all the stereo equipment and speakers. We’re borrowing a TV from a friend until we leave.  If you look close you can see the...
Less stuff, more money!

Less stuff, more money!

With our Friends and Family Estate Sale, we got rid of a lot of stuff, especially the big stuff (furniture, stereo equipment, TV, etc.) But we still had a bunch of small stuff – vases, glassware, some clothes, tools, assorted home decor, etc. So yesterday we had...
Mexico Visa Process – Part 1

Mexico Visa Process – Part 1

By no means am I an expert of Mexican visas, but I wanted to share our experience in getting our visas. There are 3 main types of visas when traveling to Mexico (at least visa types that would apply to normal folks like me) Tourist Visa Temporary Resident Permanent...