Pig head, Uruapan, Michoacan

Pig head Pozole anyone?  Apparently the head of the pig and the backbone are the key ingredients to a mean pork soup.  The comfort food […]



The traditional estrella (star) pinata is used in religious ceremonies in Mexico.  These types of pinata’s are primarily used during Posadas, which take place 9 […]


La Ticla beach shack

The woman that lives in this house has a comedor (kitchen) attached to the side of the building.  She made the best plantino licuado’s and […]


La Ticla, Michoacan

I recently went on a surf surfari to the tiny pueblito of La Ticla in Michoacan.  This dusty little town was a taste of pure […]


Burros of La Ticla

I don’t know why I am so obsessed with the donkey’s (burros) of Mexico.  I think they are are such a beautiful animal to photograph.  […]