Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera

Mention Mexico and art  in the same breath, and the names that spring to most people’s tongues are Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera.

They are known as much for their tumultuous relationship as they are for the  incredible art that they  have contributed to the world. (more…)

San Miguel de Allende

San Miguel de Allende

I think that I’m one of the luckiest people in the world to be able to live in San Miguel de Allende! Here are a few reasons why:

LOCATION

It’s far from the regular tourist haunts.  No beaches, no throngs of tourists, no crime. It’s just a beautiful mountain city in a beautiful part of Mexico. San Miguel is in the eastern part of Guanajuato, in the area of  Bajío.  Bajío is renowned for (more…)

Mexican Pottery

Mexican Pottery

Beautiful, colorful pottery is synonymous with Mexico.  I’m surrounded by it, which both inspires me and leaves me in awe.

Mexican pottery dates back over 4500 years, and has as many forms and techniques as there are regions. (more…)