LOS DOS: Respecting tradition and moving along…

In 2003, David Sterling, a renowned chef working in New York, moved to Merida with his partner, and within a short time, he opened LOS DOS, a culinary school and cultural experiences tour company. He hired a young tourism student, Mario Canul as his assistant, and so began the long and mutually satisfying collaboration betweenContinue reading “LOS DOS: Respecting tradition and moving along…”

International Womens’ Club of Merida… Our 35th Anniversary

A Bevy of IWC Beauties This coming week will be a memorable one because the IWC is celebrating its 35th Anniversary. I can still remember the first meeting so clearly. There were 22 women present; and for many, of us, this was the first time we realised that quite a few English-speaking women were livingContinue reading “International Womens’ Club of Merida… Our 35th Anniversary”

An Ode to January Austerity

  There’s an unhappy woman in town, Who has trouble zipping her gown. Did it shrink in the wash? That thought, she must squash… If she wants her weight to go down.   She knows that she is “in the dumps”. But finds it hard to “take her lumps.” And shed all the pounds sheContinue reading “An Ode to January Austerity”