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RSSArts & Crafts, Artists & Shows (7)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-09-17 Bicentennial Globos A Lot of Tri-Colored Hot Air 0 3
2010-06-16 Neill James in Modern Mexico Magazine 1 5
2010-05-24 Lake Chapala’s Modern Muralists III – Javier Zaragoza 0 4.4
2010-05-22 Lake Chapala’s Modern Muralists II – The Lopez Vega Brothers 1 5
2010-05-20 Lake Chapala’s Modern Muralists 4 None
2010-03-20 My First Blog Award 9 5
2010-01-15 Mexico Superstitions – The Rooster 3 3.3

RSSBooks, Activities, Events & What People Do All Day (16)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-09-10 A Weekend of Old Time Events 2 5
2010-07-28 Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head 3 5
2010-06-30 What Next? – Judy King and David Truly on the Radio? 7 5
2010-06-22 Horse Puppies and Other Reasons to Love Lakeside 2 4.5
2010-06-19 Overcoming Machismo – Mexican Fathers Part 1 4 5
2010-06-17 World Cup Fever Mexican Style 3 4
2010-05-31 A Sneak Preview of the June Issue 2 None
2010-04-13 Getting “Away:” Lunch at San Juan Cosala’s Viva Mexico! 5 4.7
2010-03-24 Outdoor Living is Lake Chapala’s Finest Feature 10 5
2010-03-17 Was Zorro from Ireland? 5 5
2010-02-12 A Memorable Mexican Love Story 4 5
2010-01-31 Snowbird Season Survival Tips from Kindergarten 0 5
2010-01-25 The People of Lake Chapala: Glenn Yarbrough 1 2.5
2010-01-24 Letters to the Editor 5 5
2010-01-22 What DO You Do All Day at Lake Chapala? 0 5
2010-01-16 The Color and Charm of Mexico 1 3

RSSCosts, Shopping & Markets (8)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-08-10 Hot Utility Tips for Home Buyers 2 5
2010-08-01 Living at Lake Chapala’s August Issue 0 5
2010-05-18 The Lessons I Learned While Buying Eggs 1 5
2010-04-25 The Great Car Dilemna 1 5
2010-03-31 Forget Using MC, Visa, & Checks: This is a Cash Society 6 5
2010-03-24 Outdoor Living is Lake Chapala’s Finest Feature 10 5
2010-02-02 Candlemas: February 2nd Blessing of the Christ Child 1 None
2010-01-13 MMMM…Strawberries and Raspberries 3 4

RSSCustoms, Traditions and History (21)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-10-03 It’s October! 0 3.2
2010-09-17 Bicentennial Globos A Lot of Tri-Colored Hot Air 0 3
2010-09-16 A Perfect Dish For The Emperor 1 5
2010-09-15 Mexico's Bicentennial Independence Celebrations 2 5
2010-09-10 A Weekend of Old Time Events 2 5
2010-09-05 Learning the Mexican National Anthem 0 4.5
2010-08-28 Aging with Dignity and Joy 0 5
2010-07-15 Party in a Box 2 5
2010-07-06 Dating Old Mexico Style – El Paseo 2 5
2010-06-27 La Rusa: A Russian Ballerina in Ajijic 1 4.7
2010-06-23 Fiesta de San Juan Cosalá 1 None
2010-06-02 The Fiesta of San Antonio Tlayacapan 4 4.5
2010-05-29 24 Cent Haircut in Paradise 4 5
2010-05-25 Looking for the Rabbit in the Moon 2 3.1
2010-05-05 It’s NOT Independence Day – It’s “Mexican St. Patrick’s” 2 5
2010-05-03 The Day of the Cross 1 5
2010-04-30 Happy Dia de el Niño 1 3.7
2010-04-26 The First Rainbird! 5 3.5
2010-04-22 Viva Los Charros!! 5 5
2010-04-19 Look What We Found – An Old View of Lake Chapala:Part 2 1 5
2010-04-17 Look What We Found – An Old View of Lake Chapala 2 5

RSSFamily Traditions & Events, Machismo & Kids (25)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-09-15 Mexico's Bicentennial Independence Celebrations 2 5
2010-09-10 A Weekend of Old Time Events 2 5
2010-08-28 Aging with Dignity and Joy 0 5
2010-08-01 Living at Lake Chapala’s August Issue 0 5
2010-07-15 Party in a Box 2 5
2010-07-06 Dating Old Mexico Style – El Paseo 2 5
2010-06-20 Overcoming Machismo – Mexican Fathers Part 2 3 5
2010-06-19 Overcoming Machismo – Mexican Fathers Part 1 4 5
2010-06-09 Girls: They’re the Same Everywhere 2 None
2010-05-31 A Sneak Preview of the June Issue 2 None
2010-05-12 Mariachi Vargas Surprises Ajijic Moms 2 5
2010-05-09 No One is as Special as Mexican Moms 2 3.3
2010-05-08 Mexico Mother’s Day is a Gift of Music 5 4.5
2010-05-03 The Day of the Cross 1 5
2010-04-30 Happy Dia de el Niño 1 3.7
2010-04-29 A Preview of Holidays in the Merry Month of May 0 5
2010-04-13 Getting “Away:” Lunch at San Juan Cosala’s Viva Mexico! 5 4.7
2010-03-31 Semana Santa – The Passion of Christ Begins 0 1
2010-03-26 Celebrating Palm Sunday 1 5
2010-03-21 Kindergartens Celebrating Spring 4 None
2010-03-18 The San Patricio Battalion, Mexico's Fighting Irish 1 5
2010-03-16 The Irish-Mexican Connection and Celebrating St. Patrick 3 5
2010-02-20 Las Mañanitas Lyrics: 9 5
2010-02-19 Skip “Happy Birthday;” Give me “Las Mañanitas!” 6 3.7
2010-02-12 A Memorable Mexican Love Story 4 5

RSSFAQS - What You Need To Know (34)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-09-07 How Much Do You Know About Mexico? 2 4.7
2010-08-10 Hot Utility Tips for Home Buyers 2 5
2010-08-01 Living at Lake Chapala’s August Issue 0 5
2010-07-28 Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head 3 5
2010-07-25 Hello, Who’s Calling? TELMEX??? 0 4
2010-05-28 A Visitor’s View of Lake Chapala 1 5
2010-05-18 The Lessons I Learned While Buying Eggs 1 5
2010-05-14 Mexican Immigration Rules Update 1 5
2010-04-11 Around the Next Corner 7 5
2010-04-08 Answers for your Moving Concerns 2 5
2010-04-07 Where Are the Mexican Maps? 3 5
2010-04-06 Another Mexican Mystery -- SOLVED 2 4
2010-04-05 10 Reasons to Respect Cobblestone Streets 9 5
2010-03-31 What’s Happening with the Water and Electricity? 1 5
2010-03-31 Forget Using MC, Visa, & Checks: This is a Cash Society 6 5
2010-03-29 Seven Habits of a Happy Expat 4 5
2010-03-11 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 7 The Roof 1 5
2010-03-10 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 6 Brick Designs 1 4
2010-03-09 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 5 Boveda 1 4.8
2010-03-08 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 4 Vaults and Domes 0 4.5
2010-03-07 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 3 Building Arches 1 4.7
2010-03-04 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 2 Making Bricks 1 4
2010-03-03 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 1 2 None
2010-02-28 Staying Healthy: Fruits and Veggies 0 5
2010-02-25 Don’t Drink the Water? 2 5
2010-02-23 February 24 Is Día de Bandera 2 5
2010-02-22 Chose One: Walk, Talk or Gawk! 1 5
2010-02-17 Things You Don’t Think to Ask: Garbage Pickup 2 None
2010-02-04 Learn your Rights on Constitution Day 1 None
2010-01-29 Moving your Stuff to Lake Chapala 4 5
2010-01-27 Mexican Water Systems: Answers for Questions You Didn’t Know to Ask 4 5
2010-01-24 Letters to the Editor 5 5
2010-01-10 Baby It’s Cold – Even in Mexico! 3 5
2010-01-08 Maneuvering Mexico’s Winter Vacations 0 None

RSSFlora & Fauna, Climate & Nature (13)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-09-20 Queen of the Night 2 3
2010-08-01 Living at Lake Chapala’s August Issue 0 5
2010-07-28 Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head 3 5
2010-06-18 Daytime Drizzle & Rain – Is That Legal at Lakeside? 2 5
2010-05-25 Looking for the Rabbit in the Moon 2 3.1
2010-04-26 The First Rainbird! 5 3.5
2010-03-24 Outdoor Living is Lake Chapala’s Finest Feature 10 5
2010-03-22 Spring Flowers – Part 3: Jacaranda and Orchid Trees 5 5
2010-03-21 Kindergartens Celebrating Spring 4 None
2010-03-14 Spring Flowers – Part 2 2 4.5
2010-02-09 Spring Flowers – Part One 5 5
2010-01-15 Mexico Superstitions – The Rooster 3 3.3
2010-01-10 Baby It’s Cold – Even in Mexico! 3 5

RSSGetting Here, Moving and Driving (11)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-08-01 Living at Lake Chapala’s August Issue 0 5
2010-07-14 OK, So Maybe I Can Love THIS Car… 4 5
2010-07-05 The July Edition of Living at Lake Chapala 3 None
2010-05-28 A Visitor’s View of Lake Chapala 1 5
2010-04-25 The Great Car Dilemna 1 5
2010-04-08 Answers for your Moving Concerns 2 5
2010-04-07 Where Are the Mexican Maps? 3 5
2010-03-29 Seven Habits of a Happy Expat 4 5
2010-03-12 Do You Like It Here? 3 5
2010-01-29 Moving your Stuff to Lake Chapala 4 5
2010-01-08 Maneuvering Mexico’s Winter Vacations 0 None

RSSHealth & Safety - Tips and Pitfalls (8)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-08-01 Living at Lake Chapala’s August Issue 0 5
2010-05-01 Not Just Another Pretty Blog 0 5
2010-04-05 10 Reasons to Respect Cobblestone Streets 9 5
2010-02-25 Don’t Drink the Water? 2 5
2010-02-22 Chose One: Walk, Talk or Gawk! 1 5
2010-01-31 Snowbird Season Survival Tips from Kindergarten 0 5
2010-01-30 Had Your H1N1 Flu Shot? 0 None
2010-01-23 Paper: To Flush or Not To Flush 2 None

RSSHomes & Gardens, Rentals & Lodging (24)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-09-22 Huele de Noche: The Fragrant White Night Flowers 0 4.4
2010-09-20 Queen of the Night 2 3
2010-08-19 Villages, Subdivisions, Developments, Towns 0 5
2010-08-10 Hot Utility Tips for Home Buyers 2 5
2010-08-01 Living at Lake Chapala’s August Issue 0 5
2010-07-25 Hello, Who’s Calling? TELMEX??? 0 4
2010-07-09 The Great Patio Project 2 5
2010-04-16 Top 10 Tips For Buying Real Estate at Lake Chapala 2 5
2010-04-06 Another Mexican Mystery -- SOLVED 2 4
2010-03-31 What’s Happening with the Water and Electricity? 1 5
2010-03-24 Outdoor Living is Lake Chapala’s Finest Feature 10 5
2010-03-11 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 7 The Roof 1 5
2010-03-10 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 6 Brick Designs 1 4
2010-03-09 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 5 Boveda 1 4.8
2010-03-08 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 4 Vaults and Domes 0 4.5
2010-03-07 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 3 Building Arches 1 4.7
2010-03-04 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 2 Making Bricks 1 4
2010-03-03 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 1 2 None
2010-02-17 Things You Don’t Think to Ask: Garbage Pickup 2 None
2010-02-09 Spring Flowers – Part One 5 5
2010-01-27 Mexican Water Systems: Answers for Questions You Didn’t Know to Ask 4 5
2010-01-25 The People of Lake Chapala: Glenn Yarbrough 1 2.5
2010-01-23 Paper: To Flush or Not To Flush 2 None
2010-01-19 What Makes a Perfect Lake Chapala home? 0 5

RSSImmigration, Customs, Driver's License, Rules and Regulations (1)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-05-14 Mexican Immigration Rules Update 1 5

RSSLiving at Lake Chapala (16)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-11-07 Temporary Site Outage Resolved 0 1
2010-10-03 It’s October! 0 3.2
2010-09-07 How Much Do You Know About Mexico? 2 4.7
2010-08-01 Living at Lake Chapala’s August Issue 0 5
2010-07-05 The July Edition of Living at Lake Chapala 3 None
2010-06-22 Horse Puppies and Other Reasons to Love Lakeside 2 4.5
2010-06-18 Daytime Drizzle & Rain – Is That Legal at Lakeside? 2 5
2010-06-16 Neill James in Modern Mexico Magazine 1 5
2010-05-31 A Sneak Preview of the June Issue 2 None
2010-05-29 24 Cent Haircut in Paradise 4 5
2010-05-01 Not Just Another Pretty Blog 0 5
2010-04-11 Around the Next Corner 7 5
2010-04-08 Answers for your Moving Concerns 2 5
2010-04-05 10 Reasons to Respect Cobblestone Streets 9 5
2010-03-31 What’s Happening with the Water and Electricity? 1 5
2010-03-31 Forget Using MC, Visa, & Checks: This is a Cash Society 6 5

RSSMexican Churches, Saints & Virgins (15)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-10-03 It’s October! 0 3.2
2010-07-18 Cathedrals? Most are Churches 1 4
2010-06-23 Fiesta de San Juan Cosalá 1 None
2010-06-02 The Fiesta of San Antonio Tlayacapan 4 4.5
2010-05-09 No One is as Special as Mexican Moms 2 3.3
2010-04-14 The History of San Juan Cosala 2 None
2010-04-04 Hunting for Easter Eggs? Not at Lake Chapala! 2 None
2010-04-03 Semana Santa: Sabado Santo (Holy Saturday) 4 5
2010-04-02 Semana Santa: Ajijic Recalls the Passion of Christ 0 5
2010-03-31 Semana Santa – The Passion of Christ Begins 0 1
2010-03-26 Celebrating Palm Sunday 1 5
2010-03-26 The Feast of the Virgin of Dolores 0 5
2010-02-19 Skip “Happy Birthday;” Give me “Las Mañanitas!” 6 3.7
2010-02-06 Listen: The Bells Have a Message 2 5
2010-01-19 A Visit from the Virgin 0 None

RSSMexican Fiestas & Holidays, Music & Dance (39)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-09-17 Bicentennial Globos A Lot of Tri-Colored Hot Air 0 3
2010-09-16 A Perfect Dish For The Emperor 1 5
2010-09-15 Mexico's Bicentennial Independence Celebrations 2 5
2010-09-10 A Weekend of Old Time Events 2 5
2010-09-05 Learning the Mexican National Anthem 0 4.5
2010-08-28 Aging with Dignity and Joy 0 5
2010-08-01 Living at Lake Chapala’s August Issue 0 5
2010-06-23 Fiesta de San Juan Cosalá 1 None
2010-06-19 Overcoming Machismo – Mexican Fathers Part 1 4 5
2010-06-02 The Fiesta of San Antonio Tlayacapan 4 4.5
2010-05-12 Mariachi Vargas Surprises Ajijic Moms 2 5
2010-05-09 No One is as Special as Mexican Moms 2 3.3
2010-05-08 Mexico Mother’s Day is a Gift of Music 5 4.5
2010-05-05 It’s NOT Independence Day – It’s “Mexican St. Patrick’s” 2 5
2010-05-03 The Day of the Cross 1 5
2010-04-30 Happy Dia de el Niño 1 3.7
2010-04-29 A Preview of Holidays in the Merry Month of May 0 5
2010-04-14 The History of San Juan Cosala 2 None
2010-04-04 Hunting for Easter Eggs? Not at Lake Chapala! 2 None
2010-04-03 Semana Santa: Sabado Santo (Holy Saturday) 4 5
2010-04-02 Semana Santa: Ajijic Recalls the Passion of Christ 0 5
2010-03-31 Semana Santa – The Passion of Christ Begins 0 1
2010-03-26 Celebrating Palm Sunday 1 5
2010-03-26 The Feast of the Virgin of Dolores 0 5
2010-03-21 Kindergartens Celebrating Spring 4 None
2010-03-18 The San Patricio Battalion, Mexico's Fighting Irish 1 5
2010-03-17 Was Zorro from Ireland? 5 5
2010-03-16 The Irish-Mexican Connection and Celebrating St. Patrick 3 5
2010-02-23 February 24 Is Día de Bandera 2 5
2010-02-20 Las Mañanitas Lyrics: 9 5
2010-02-19 Skip “Happy Birthday;” Give me “Las Mañanitas!” 6 3.7
2010-02-15 The Scenes of Carnaval 0 None
2010-02-14 Ajijic’s Carnaval Tradition: Los Sayacas 10 3
2010-02-04 Learn your Rights on Constitution Day 1 None
2010-02-02 Candlemas: February 2nd Blessing of the Christ Child 1 None
2010-01-19 A Visit from the Virgin 0 None
2010-01-16 The Color and Charm of Mexico 1 3
2010-01-08 Maneuvering Mexico’s Winter Vacations 0 None
2010-01-06 Celebrating the Day of the Kings 4 3

RSSMexican Folklore, Legends & Superstitions (11)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-05-25 Looking for the Rabbit in the Moon 2 3.1
2010-04-26 The First Rainbird! 5 3.5
2010-04-15 San Juan Cosalá: The Name’s Clues to the History 1 4
2010-03-18 The San Patricio Battalion, Mexico's Fighting Irish 1 5
2010-03-17 Was Zorro from Ireland? 5 5
2010-03-16 The Irish-Mexican Connection and Celebrating St. Patrick 3 5
2010-02-19 Skip “Happy Birthday;” Give me “Las Mañanitas!” 6 3.7
2010-02-15 The Scenes of Carnaval 0 None
2010-02-14 Ajijic’s Carnaval Tradition: Los Sayacas 10 3
2010-02-12 A Memorable Mexican Love Story 4 5
2010-01-15 Mexico Superstitions – The Rooster 3 3.3

RSSMexico Kitchen - Recipes, Foods & Restaurants (12)

Date Title Comments Rating
2011-01-23 Mexico + Chocolate = Aztec Cake and Tequila Truffles 0 5
2010-09-16 A Perfect Dish For The Emperor 1 5
2010-08-22 MMMMM…El Sabor de Ancient Mexico 2 4
2010-08-01 Living at Lake Chapala’s August Issue 0 5
2010-07-05 The July Edition of Living at Lake Chapala 3 None
2010-04-14 The History of San Juan Cosala 2 None
2010-04-13 Getting “Away:” Lunch at San Juan Cosala’s Viva Mexico! 5 4.7
2010-03-24 Outdoor Living is Lake Chapala’s Finest Feature 10 5
2010-03-20 My First Blog Award 9 5
2010-02-28 Staying Healthy: Fruits and Veggies 0 5
2010-02-25 Don’t Drink the Water? 2 5
2010-01-13 MMMM…Strawberries and Raspberries 3 4

RSSMisc (4)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-11-07 Temporary Site Outage Resolved 0 1
2010-06-30 What Next? – Judy King and David Truly on the Radio? 7 5
2010-05-28 A Visitor’s View of Lake Chapala 1 5
2010-04-15 San Juan Cosalá: The Name’s Clues to the History 1 4

RSSPeople, Places & Things of Lake Chapala (45)

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-10-03 It’s October! 0 3.2
2010-08-28 Aging with Dignity and Joy 0 5
2010-08-01 Living at Lake Chapala’s August Issue 0 5
2010-07-20 It’s the Little Things 1 5
2010-07-14 OK, So Maybe I Can Love THIS Car… 4 5
2010-07-06 Dating Old Mexico Style – El Paseo 2 5
2010-07-05 The July Edition of Living at Lake Chapala 3 None
2010-06-27 La Rusa: A Russian Ballerina in Ajijic 1 4.7
2010-06-22 Horse Puppies and Other Reasons to Love Lakeside 2 4.5
2010-06-20 Overcoming Machismo – Mexican Fathers Part 2 3 5
2010-06-17 World Cup Fever Mexican Style 3 4
2010-06-16 Neill James in Modern Mexico Magazine 1 5
2010-06-09 Girls: They’re the Same Everywhere 2 None
2010-05-31 A Sneak Preview of the June Issue 2 None
2010-05-29 24 Cent Haircut in Paradise 4 5
2010-05-24 Lake Chapala’s Modern Muralists III – Javier Zaragoza 0 4.4
2010-05-22 Lake Chapala’s Modern Muralists II – The Lopez Vega Brothers 1 5
2010-05-20 Lake Chapala’s Modern Muralists 4 None
2010-05-18 The Lessons I Learned While Buying Eggs 1 5
2010-05-17 All in a Normal Day 0 None
2010-05-01 Not Just Another Pretty Blog 0 5
2010-04-25 The Great Car Dilemna 1 5
2010-04-22 Viva Los Charros!! 5 5
2010-04-15 San Juan Cosalá: The Name’s Clues to the History 1 4
2010-04-14 The History of San Juan Cosala 2 None
2010-04-13 Getting “Away:” Lunch at San Juan Cosala’s Viva Mexico! 5 4.7
2010-04-11 Around the Next Corner 7 5
2010-04-05 10 Reasons to Respect Cobblestone Streets 9 5
2010-03-22 Spring Flowers – Part 3: Jacaranda and Orchid Trees 5 5
2010-03-14 Spring Flowers – Part 2 2 4.5
2010-03-12 Do You Like It Here? 3 5
2010-03-11 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 7 The Roof 1 5
2010-03-10 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 6 Brick Designs 1 4
2010-03-09 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 5 Boveda 1 4.8
2010-03-08 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 4 Vaults and Domes 0 4.5
2010-03-07 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 3 Building Arches 1 4.7
2010-03-04 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 2 Making Bricks 1 4
2010-03-03 Brick: Lakeside’s Cornerstone, Part 1 2 None
2010-02-15 The Scenes of Carnaval 0 None
2010-02-14 Ajijic’s Carnaval Tradition: Los Sayacas 10 3
2010-02-06 Listen: The Bells Have a Message 2 5
2010-01-31 Snowbird Season Survival Tips from Kindergarten 0 5
2010-01-27 Mexican Water Systems: Answers for Questions You Didn’t Know to Ask 4 5
2010-01-25 The People of Lake Chapala: Glenn Yarbrough 1 2.5
2010-01-22 What DO You Do All Day at Lake Chapala? 0 5

Uncategorized (3)

Date Title Comments Rating
2011-04-21 Celebrating Easter in Ajijic 0 4.2
2011-01-18 We’re Back … And With Chocolate! 0 5
2010-06-07 The Apostille: Validating International Documents 2 None

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126 posts
281 comments
237 raters

About Judy King

Judy King

Hi There — Welcome to my little corner of the world. I'm Judy King and I live in the centuries-old village of Ajijic on the north shore of Lake Chapala, Mexico's largest natural lake.

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