My Oral Experience

I know what I said about the pictures but… I lied. This is a long one so you better get a fresh cup of coffee.   Many years back I was diagnosed with some form of gum disease. I was referred to a specialist as my oral condition deteriorated and as a result I made […]

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Big Event Planning

IT Genie is my oldest son. He returned four years ago from working out west with little more than the clothes on his back and this website. He moved into my basement until he met Company. In August of last year (2015) the got married… IN MY BACK YARD!!! There was much written about this […]

Below Normal

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At work the other day a guy from the Big Box Store came up to me and said, “We have four seasons in this part of the country… Winter, Still Winter, Construction and Almost Winter.” I laughed because as a Canadian I totally understand what he means. It is either winter here or cold enough […]

It Didn't Kill Me

Last year, 2015, was one of those years that I will always look back on and shake my head in wonder. How did I manage to survive? For those of you that don’t know last year was entitled ‘three funerals and a wedding’ and if I were to republish all I wrote you would all […]

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Zero Tolerance

The time has come to move onto ‘the family’ and I could not think of a better place to start than with my youngest son. I have also put a separate page on the right sidebar called “About He Went That Way”, on that page are a couple of pieces that give a little more […]

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Open For Business

I have news… Los Gringos is now the Playa de los Piratas. Translated that is Beach of Pirates, aaarrrgh!! I received this information from Ginger and The Earl, the owners of the property and went and tried to find out more. Eventually I had to join Face Book, something I have avoided for years (I […]

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Cerrado

This is the last of the three posts, I can’t say for certain whether this is the end of my re-posts on Los Gringos as it was, I have close to 60 un-republished articles that I wrote during the three visits I made there but I think I have given any new readers an idea […]

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Omens

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Floyd is one of my few regular readers. He commented on the previous post and never one to listen to good advice I decided to reply with the following thoughts on said advice.  February 2015 My friend Floyd made a comment on this blog that made me think of omens. I know many people would say […]

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Bad News

The time has come to accelerate the process, so you’re getting 3 re-posts today. This will explain what happened last year and I will be able to finally tell all three of you readers what has become of Los Gringos. February 2015 Bad news is something that we all must endure. We don’t look for […]

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I Thought I Needed More

I’m almost at the place where you get to find out what has become of Los Gringos but I wanted to share one last memory of my first experiences there. Los Gringos was the first place that Honey and I went to that wasn’t an all-inclusive resort. We were on a tight budget and it was […]

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