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Ocean and sand

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Sand and ocean

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Clear water at the beach

Experience

We may be half a continent away from each other but visit VINEYARD to enjoy a pictorial experience of Mexico.

Recent Posts

  • We Won’t Remember
    If you have followed my blog for any length of time, you’ll have quickly noticed a perhaps unintentional yet recurring theme: hope and joy despite…
  • Special Prayer Request
    It’s a tiny village at the very end of the road. Bordering on the Chumpán River and the southern shore of the Laguna de Términos,…
  • Penelope’s Kitchen: Stove Roasted Chicken
    While this is not a food blog, one of the most frequent questions I’ve gotten over the years about living in Mexico is if I’ve…
  • Thankful
    Two years ago, we were barely surfacing from the deepest depths we have ever plumbed. It had been four years of nonstop trials, trials of…
  • Coronavirus: the Gifting Thief
    We’ve all been robbed. In broad daylight, eyes locked shamelessly with our own, Ms. Rona has picked us up, flipped us over and shaken our…
  • Pilgrim
    Awhile ago, probably around July 4th which is American Independence Day, David asked me, “do you identify more with Mexico or the US?” And of…

Awake, O north wind; and come, thou south; blow upon my garden, that the spices thereof may flow out. Let my Beloved come into His garden, and eat his pleasant fruits.

Song of Solomon 4:16

We were all created to be dwellers of Eden’s Garden.

Is it any wonder we find such solace in God´s Creation? But like the Shulamite, we find ourselves this side of the Fall. Harsh winds will blow. Warm breezes come. Our Garden of Spices whisper their aroma up to our Beloved, a blessed communion even Adam never knew for it is a communion born through sorrow, sacrifice and undeserving Love.

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