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Making our first U-turn

November 30th 2014
We spent a small part of our Thanksgiving afternoon strolling on Playa San Francisco watching a large group of dolphins frolicking in the waves about 30 yards off the beach. A formation of pelicans soared effortlessly just inches above the light surf. Tiny pastel pink conch shells littered the nearly deserted beach. The temperature was perfect and hardly a cloud shown in the sky. The sun would set ... read more
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Mexican Flag The site of advanced Amerindian civilizations, Mexico came under Spanish rule for three centuries before achieving independence early in the 19th century. A devaluation of the peso in late 1994 threw Mexico into economic turmoil, triggering the worst... ... read more
30th November 2014

The freedom of the U-turn!
I love your vagabond life, allowing you to be true to yourselves in each new moment. Straight lines, schedules and plans can be so confining when there isn't the opportunity to make occasional U-turns. The desert places you visited were incredibly exotic (I've lived in several, handbuilt, mountain cabins that looked like those Jackrabbit ones). As usual, your photos are magnificent--you're the queen of the sunsets!
1st December 2014

We have not been in a straight line for some time now. Maybe that's a good thing, though. We hope to get straightened out by Spring, though. Thanks for reading!

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