Events

Kentucky Derby at Lol Ha – 2022

May 6, 2022 0
The Kentucky Derby is being run for the 148th time in history.  There are 12 races on this day, and the Derby is the 10th race.  The Kentucky Derby has 20 special horses that go to the post, and the race time is  around 6:30 pm.  NBC will broadcast from [……]
Nature and Critters

Turtle Season 2022 – Guideline

April 30, 2022 1
We’re into turtle nesting season, so a review of the people-part of the process is in order.  Most important to remember is to keep the beach dark, quiet, and free from people, pets, and obstructions between 9 pm and 5 am.  Easy  to do — and it’s only from May [……]
Health

What’s New in Akumal: P.T. & Mural

April 30, 2022 0
Well, here’s something New!  There is a Physical Therapist working with Drs Daniel and Fabio at their office in Akumal Pueblo.  She is Wendy Couoh, who grew up at Casa de Mis Sueños  in Akumal, which her parents maintain.  Like her cousin Dr. Daniel and Dr. Fabio, she received her [……]
News

Back Way to Chedraui

April 30, 2022 0
Instead of risking life and limb taking the first retorno  to get to Chedraui at Pto. Aventuras, try the back way. Going north, exit at Puerto and go around the traffic circle under the bridge.  Then follow the map.  
News

Lampshade Replacements

April 30, 2022 0
One problem that everyone in this area faces is replacing lampshades.  The metal parts rust very quickly and the fabric covering frequently gets stained from salty, sea air.  Unfortunately, shades are not typically sold in stores in the region without buying the entire lamp.  So, replacements are something that we [……]
News

Bits & Pieces – May 2022

April 30, 2022 0
A little this & that from the media. • The mysterious past and unique architecture of Cahal Pech     https://yucatanmagazine.com/the-mysterious-past-and-unique-architecture-of-cahal-pech/ • May will kickoff the start of increased flights into Cancun International https://www.riviera-maya-news.com/may-will-kickoff-the-start-of-increased-flights-into-cancun-international/2022.html • The 2 Best Cheap Printers 2022     https://www.nytimes.com/wirecutter/reviews/best-cheap-printers/ • Ice for Sore Muscles? Think Again. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/21/well/move/exercise-icing-sore-muscles.html [……]
Health

Spice & Herbs: Rosemary

April 30, 2022 0
Rosemary, a fragrant herb native to the Mediterranean region, is known for the flavor and aroma it provides many foods.  Its leaves can be eaten fresh or dried.  It can be used in tea or as an essential oil or liquid extract.  A good source of iron, calcium and vitamins A, [……]