Sunday, February 6, 2022

Retirement Before the Age of 59: 14 THINGS WE LOVE ABOUT CONDO LIVING IN OUR RETIREMENT YEARS

We Love Condo Living

After years of RV trips around Mexico, living in our Sayulita casita for six years, we're now 6 months into this new adventure and loving it❣

I’m just amazed that Jon and I are enjoying condo living this much. A year ago, we hadn’t even considered it. I hope you enjoy Part 1 of 2 of this series of articles. Click below to read more
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Sunday, January 9, 2022

Murals of Sayulita: A Walking Tour

One of the Many Murals Inside Xochi's Restaurant

     Sayulita is a walking town. We walk everywhere, especially now that we’ve sold our golf cart. As we stroll down Calle Niños Heroes toward the center of town, we see several beautiful murals. I can’t pass one without taking a photo.


     Happy reading and traveling!
     Cheers,
     Terry

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Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Retirement Before the Age of 59: OUR MONTHLY BUDGET LIVING FULL-TIME IN PUERTO VALLARTA

A Luxurious Life for Less Living in Mexico

     Now that we’ve lived in Puerto Vallarta for five months, we have enough history to update our budget. The last time I worked over our budget, we lived in Sayulita—a slightly different lifestyle. Comparing the differences is interesting. The bottom line is surprising. Read more at Retirement Before the Age of 59: OUR MONTHLY BUDGET LIVING FULL-TIME IN PUERTO VALLARTA          

Terry L Turrell, Author

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Your Subscription To My "Healthy Living and Traveling in Mexico" Blog has Changed


Greetings from Mexico,      

      I wanted to let you know about an important change in your subscription to my blogs. You may have received my “Healthy Living and Traveling in Mexico” newsletter to explain the changes, also.

      Your subscription to follow my blogs, "Retirement Before the Age of 59" and “Healthy Living and Traveling in Mexico” was canceled in Google’s Blogger format. The “Follow by Email” option on Blogger is being deactivated in all of their blogs.

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     Happy reading and traveling!

     Terry L Turrell, Author


Sunday, March 14, 2021

WINTER COLORS AND TEXTURES OF OUR TROPICAL GARDEN: Year-Round Gardening in México


     The cold weather in Oregon drove us to spend winters RVing in México for many years until one day we realized we didn’t want to return to the United States. The warm weather, beautiful colors and textures, and the simple life make us happy here. Read more at

Monday, February 8, 2021

February 2021 Newsletter: FIGHTING COVID-19 PANDEMIC FATIGUE

What We Do While Living in México 
To Battle COVID-19 Pandemic Fatigue

     Some of you have told me that you subscribe to this blog but haven't seen much posted lately. That's because I mainly post on my "Retirement Before the Age of 59" blog now. I encourage you to subscribe to that blog (Subscribe By Email in the upper right corner) for the latest on "Healthy Living and Traveling in Mexico". You can read the current post, including information on my Book Promotion this week at:
Retirement Before the Age of 59: February 2021 Newsletter: FIGHTING COVID-19 PANDEMIC FATIGUE          
     Thank you for reading my books, blogs, and newsletters. 
       Cheers,
       Terry
Terry L Turrell, Author

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Our First Evening Out in San Miguel de Allende During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Dinner at Hank's New Orlean's Cafe and Oyster Bar

Masked Up and Ready to Enter Hank's
     Masks are just one of the strict requirements for going into public in San Miguel de Allende during the COVID-19 pandemic. We noticed that most people wear them here, though it appears that it’s acceptable to slide your mask down around your neck if you’re walking down the street eating an ice cream cone. Good idea!