Archive for: October 2011

Adventure Blog Travel
Dia de los Muertos in Oaxaca
October 31, 2011
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 Her name is La Catrina – mistress of Dia de los Muertos in Oaxaca, Mexico  You should be here!!!! In Oaxaca for the Day of the Dead celebration.  Day of the Dead, the Mexican holiday that some mistake as half Halloween and half Mardi Gras, has deep spiritual roots going back at least […]
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Sky Island Woman Paddles With Dolphins In Mexico
October 26, 2011
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    Dolphin Bay Residents  I come to my feet….gingerly, carefully, my toes digging into the pretend surfboard wobbling beneath me in deep water.  I’m up.  I take a big breath and  resign myself to the fact that if the waves kick up I may end up much closer to the dolphins than I […]
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What the #$*! Is a Sky Island?
October 2, 2011
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  ”different islands to a considerable extent are inhabited by a different set of beings.”                                                                           Darwin        (and Sky Island Woman) map courtesy of Sky Island Alliance First I say I am a Sky Island Woman and then I forget to explain the Sky Island part! I am going to go way out on a limb here.  […]