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Best of the Best, April 2017

April 21, 2017 0
The breezes wafting, sometime strongly, made us glad that Best of the Best for April, 2017, had the protection of the glassed-in section of our gathering place at La Buena Vida Restaurant.  This month’s crowd was minus many snow-birds, yet as lively as ever with their conversations and greetings to [……]
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Barracudas and Trans-sonic Jets

April 20, 2017 0
The following essay is a guest contribution from Randy Fry of Randy’s Planet.    “Oh my God, he doesn’t see it…” Susan was saying to herself. The thing about snorkeling is that you’re always looking down, instead of forward.  But I was twenty seconds away from learning several things about snorkeling [……]
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Ciclo Siete

April 14, 2017 0
Centro Ecológico Akumal is participating in an International event hosted in 22 Latin countries. The event will celebrate Sustainability week for our world. All info for the International Event can been found at http://ciclosiete.com/ Local events hosted by CEA will be held on April 22, 24 and 28.  Each event will [……]
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Taco Party Brings in $$$$ for Ambulance

March 31, 2017 0
Thanks to Natalie Novak Perez, Marieke Brown, LolHa, and Turtle Bay Bakery for putting together the Taco Party fundraiser to benefit the Akumal Ambulance!  The event raised $87,245.55 mx. In addition to those who attended the Taco Party, huge thanks also to the people who have financially supported the ambulance this [……]
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Marbleized Holiday Eggs

March 31, 2017 0
When I think of Easter a few things come to mind – baked ham, jelly beans, chocolate bunnies and colored eggs.  With my Polish ancestry, aside from the religious aspect of Easter, we always had a large kielbasa on a huge plate complete with horseradish, both white and red, and colored, [……]
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Best of the Best, March 2017

March 31, 2017 0
The shirts are colorful, sandals sparkle, and t-shirts are increasingly more clever as 30+ fun-loving people gathered for Best of the Best, March 2017 at La Buena Vida Restaurant.   Perhaps our youngest (13 months) ever to attend was Zoe Dooley (who is sure to be a future winner!), and [……]
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MGC Meetings Info

March 31, 2017 0
The Mayan Garden Club has planned two exciting events before we slow down for summer.   April Mayan Garden Club Meeting    Tuesday, April 25th at 1pm Lunch on the beach at Chamico’s in Soliman Bay and special talk on Herbal remedies by renown Naturopathic Doctor.     May Meeting    Tuesday, May [……]
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Xel-Ha Ruins

March 31, 2017 0
Back in 1984 or so when we stayed in Cancun, we took a day trip down 307 just for a look.  We’d been to Tulum a number of times and always stopped at the Zacil restaurant in Akumal.  That space is now the CEA center.  My husband and I were [……]
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Mayan Garden Club Tip of the Month, May 2017

March 31, 2017 0
This perennial shrub is called Mona Lisa in Mexico and Mona Lavender in other countries. It can reach  up to .75 meters in height and spread into a rounded bush. The constant purple flowers grow in the shade or partly sunny places. It can be planted in sun alone in [……]