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My Marvelous Mexican Midlife Crisis: How I Got an Editor
My Marvelous Mexican Mid-Life Crisis
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My Marvelous Mexican Midlife Crisis: How I Got an Editor

Carmen Poon - Jun 26, 2017

Hi there. This month’s article is a bit different from the others I have written. The topic of this month’s contribution is writing. I remember a friend…

Living the good life in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Living the good life in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Debbie White - Jun 14, 2017

Working as crew on yachts around the world, my partner and I had the good fortune of experiencing diverse cultures and seeing stunning new places. 20 years…

I get smacked between the eyes by homesickness
My Marvelous Mexican Mid-Life Crisis
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I get smacked between the eyes by homesickness

Carmen Poon - May 11, 2017

Hi everybody, it’s been a while since I’ve written a new article for MMMMC. I caught a horrible case of writer’s block. Everything I wrote ranged from…

Have you ever experienced lower back pain that makes you miss work or play?
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Have you ever experienced lower back pain that makes you miss work or play?

Via Anderson - Apr 26, 2017

Dear Movers, Have you ever experienced lower back pain (LBP) that makes you miss work or play? If the answer is yes, you are not alone. Lower…

Movement Prescription for Plantar Fasciitis & Happy Feet
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Movement Prescription for Plantar Fasciitis & Happy Feet

Via Anderson - Apr 10, 2017

Dear Movers, Do you experience pain in your heel or the bottom of your foot when you first get up in the morning? Or when you get…

Why losing a dog can be harder than losing a relative or friend
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Why losing a dog can be harder than losing a relative or friend

Vallarta Daily News - Mar 28, 2017

Recently, my wife and I went through one of the more excruciating experiences of our lives – the euthanasia of our beloved dog, Murphy. I remember making…

Americans and Mexicans living at the border are more connected than divided
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Americans and Mexicans living at the border are more connected than divided

Vallarta Daily News - Mar 08, 2017

In 2002, I began traveling the entire length of the U.S.-Mexico border on both sides. From Pacific Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico, the border measures almost…

Bicycle rentals and tours bring more than just beachgoers to Puerto Vallarta
My Marvelous Mexican Mid-Life Crisis
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Bicycle rentals and tours bring more than just beachgoers to Puerto Vallarta

Carmen Poon - Feb 28, 2017

Hi there. I’m Carmen. Some of you might be familiar with my column in the Puerto Vallarta Daily News called My Marvelous Mexican Midlife Crisis in which…

Creating healthy habits and how to stick with it – Via Anderson
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Creating healthy habits and how to stick with it – Via Anderson

Via Anderson - Feb 20, 2017

Dear Movers, In this column, I am going to consider with you the possibility of creating a new healthy habit and how to do that. The topic…

You know that you are Latino (or Canadian) when…
My Marvelous Mexican Mid-Life Crisis
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You know that you are Latino (or Canadian) when…

Carmen Poon - Feb 02, 2017

Long before the ubiquitous (don’t you love that word?) presence of Facebook on the internet, I remember a joke email making its way around inboxes entitled: “You…

Can’t keep your New Year’s resolutions – try being kind to yourself
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Can’t keep your New Year’s resolutions – try being kind to yourself

Vallarta Daily News - Jan 05, 2017

Many of us will start out the New Year by making a list of resolutions - changes we want to make to be happier such as eating…

Confessions of a Language Teacher
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Confessions of a Language Teacher

Vallarta Daily News - Dec 06, 2016

Before I get started, I have a confession to make. I am a recovering perfectionist. Since moving here, I have fallen off the wagon of recovery a…