October 2015

House-sitting in Rubite, Spain

October 15, 2015

After an enjoyable few days in Malaga during May, I rented a tiny blue car with standard transmission and began driving up the coast.  I was heading to a tiny mountain village called Rubite, to do a two-week house-and-pet-sit for a UK expat, Wendy. Driving in Spain is quite civilized with excellent highways.  The scenery along the coast was spectacular, dotted with white-washed holiday beach …

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A New Mazatlan Life

October 10, 2015

I’m an experimental kind of gal.  And problem-solver.  I like to have a Plan B and I like to be proactive. So when I look ahead for the fall and winter and begin to see that I will need to curtail the travel costs for a while (and build up the bank account some), and that my condo in Calgary is rented solid until Dec. …

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