Mischief Night

Mischief Night, October 2018 Twas’ the night before Halloween, and all through the house, mischief was stirring in and under the devils’ blouse.  Her horns were growing with precision and care,  in hopes that tricks, not treats would be there.  The ghosts were ghoulish, the monsters tucked under the beds, while visions of horror danced…

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Dia de los Muertos Festivities

October 30-31, 2017–Mexico City, Mexico Arriving a few days before Dia de los Muertos, the festivities were in full effect!  I was lucky enough to stay in the heart of the Centro District, right smack in the middle of all the excitement.  There was a festival to my right, and a festival to my left. …

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Into the artistic side of Mexico City

November 2, 2017–Mexico City, Mexico A walk into the streets of Mexico City, Mexico filled with artistic creations. Enter into Mexico City’s fascinating street art culture, from vibrant paintings filing building walls, to Dia de los Muertos skull displays along the strip, Mexico city did NOT disappoint!  Flooded with art deco, I was lost in…

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Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) ” There is no life, except by death”

November 2017–Mexico City, Mexico Ask any one of my people…”What’s Trish’s drink of choice?” They will answer with extreme clarity, TEQUILA!  With this in mind, I absolutely could not pass up the opportunity to come to Mexico to celebrate Dia de los Muertos with the locals.     November 1, 2017: Continued… After a picturesque cruise…

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Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) A broken down bus and a gondola ride.

A broken down bus, a walk in the city in search of tequila, and a colorful gondola ride in Xochimilco.

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