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Retired to Ecuador ... and loving it

Ho Ho Ho, etc.

Well, good morning everyone and Merry Christmas to all.  It’s Christmas morning here in Cuenca and I thought I’d better catch you all up on what’s happening down here.  It’s 7 a.m., the streets are wet (but the rain has … Continue reading

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It’s a better week

Went out to Peg’s house with Grace and Fernando to try out their oven.  Fernando had built it a year or so ago but it had never been tested.  Looks pretty rough, but I thought I’d lite it on fire … Continue reading

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Dave the Grouch

Well, good morning all. Hope you’re having a wonderful day!!! I have to say I’m feeling particularly venomous this morning, thank you wal…. for not accepting my order for a pair of pants (even though the shipping address is in … Continue reading

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Sunday, the 11th – Another Nice Day in Cuenca

We went downtown this morning to find some papel fotografico (photo paper) for my new Epson photo printer.  We hiked around to several stores and yup, you guessed it – closed.  Even the guy who floats and is usually at … Continue reading

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September already

My but time is flying by.  We’ve already been here two and a half months.  It seems, to our “mature” minds, that we’ve been here years.  We’re both very comfortable with this new life and we’re really loving this city.  … Continue reading

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Tuesday again

Well, it’s Tuesday again – we’re loosing track of days now.  The only thing that regulates our time now is Mimi’s dentist appointments.  Once those are done, we may go off the calendar completely. OK, some more pics are in … Continue reading

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More Dentist – Pics of Town – Lunch with Peg

Well, today is Tuesday and we went into town again to have lunch with Peg – El Tunel – appitizer, soup, main dish (fried rice with shrimp), desert (always the best part) and fresh squeezed juice.  $2 each.  We LOVE … Continue reading

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