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Mexico Southbound – Los Mochis, Mexico

Posted by on Oct 13, 2017 in blog, Featured, Mexico, Travel | 0 comments

We lost an hour when we crossed the state line into Sinaloa so we arrived in Los Mochis around 9pm. We had been told to go to the jetty in Topolobampo, 30 minutes outside of the town center, and our Airbnb host would meet us there. As we approached the sea, traffic started to get crazy.

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Mexico Southbound – Silver City, New Mexico to Hermosillo, Mexico

Posted by on Oct 11, 2017 in blog, Featured, Mexico, Travel | 0 comments

We set ourselves up for a not-so-relaxing start to our trip by working the same day as we departed. Business was wildly busy, so by the time we closed down at noon, we were about ready for a nap. Instead of catching a few Z’s, however, we packed up our objects, loaded the dogs and hit the road.

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A Rattlesnake and Roadrunner on Red Rock Road

Posted by on Aug 31, 2017 in blog, Featured, Hiking Adventures, Silver City | 3 comments

We have had so much fun lately! I guess that is part of the reason we have been slow to update the blog. In any case, below are the photos of a recent drive down Red Rock Road.

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And Behind Curtain Number 2…A New Car!

Posted by on Jul 27, 2017 in blog, Featured, Hiking Adventures, Silver City | 2 comments

Why we have been Looking for a New Car: Our 2008 Honda Fit is pretty awesome. Not only does it have the nice looking sport package, but it gets awesome gas mileage.

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Small House Living and Creating More Freedom

Posted by on Jul 13, 2017 in blog, Featured, Silver City, Small House Living | 3 comments

Small house living does not automatically create a lifestyle full of freedom. But with awareness and the decision to live deliberately, it can act as a great platform to freedom.

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Small House Air Conditioner – Using a Mini-split Heat Pump

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017 in blog, Building, Featured, Silver City, Small House Living | 0 comments

We live in the southwest corner of New Mexico at about 6,000 feet elevation. Our lower latitude combined with higher elevation creates "four gentle seasons", a fact the town tourism website loves to promote.

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Small House Design and Why We Chose Small Over Tiny

Posted by on Jun 4, 2017 in blog, Building, Featured, Small House Living | 2 comments

We have been living in our small house for about 10 months now and there are very few things we would change about it. We feel our success is largely to do with how well we executed the small house design stage.

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