Word of Mouth

[captionpix imgsrc=”https://controlledjibe.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Burt-Reynolds.jpg” captiontext=”Luis Hernandez is even sexier than this!”]Months ago, long before we arrived in San Carlos, we heard legend of Luis Hernanadez, an...

There’s Romance In The Air

This post is long overdue.  Exactly 2 weeks overdue to be precise.  We have some news:  we’ve fallen in love…all over again.  No, this is not some far-flung “Sleepless in Seattle” romance story of rekindling love, rather a steamy “Top...

The Projects Begin

After a week in the workyard, we have knocked out a few items on the checklist, and we’re waist deep in a few others… Projects In Progress: New Zincs-Hard to find in Mexico! Chainplates-Three are at the machinist now, five more to go Tenders-Patch numerous...

The First Five Days

It’s Day 5 of living in Mexico.  What the heck have we been doing with all our free time?  Well, a ton….and not a lot at all.  At the same time.  Confusing,  I know.  We knew life would be different down here – and that’s exactly what we...

Viva Mexico!

We were more than a little nervous as we rolled into Nogales, AZ yesterday morning. We had nothing to hide, but we did have a Subaru loaded to the gills with gear that we didn’t necessarily want to pay a 17% import duty on.  Nor did we want to unpack our little...