One Second a Day

There’s an app called “1SE” or “One Second Everyday”. The basic premise is that you take a video everyday then string it together to make a montage of your week, month, year, etc. We did this last year for our 2017 South America trip and again for this year’s time in Mexico and Costa Rica. … More One Second a Day

Understanding Mexico

Note: This entry was written on April 3 and published with a backdate. I’m writing this blog entry from the back of a bus, staring out the window at Mexico, on a 4.5 hour ride from the city of Guanajuato to Mexico City. The bus is a first class bus, with hardwood floors, individual TVs, … More Understanding Mexico

All About them Aztecs

Last post we talked about the Mayans, but what about the other famous civilization from Mexico? Well, grab a glass of fermented agave nectar and crank up Neil Young’s ballad of Cortez the Killer because we’re talking about the Aztecs. Ancient Aztecs were a group of super tough warriors that arrived in central Mexico at about … More All About them Aztecs