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Our New Home

There is lots going on at the house. As well as getting it all done we are working on organizing workshops and work groups to begin the canches (above the ground gardens). Eric has done his workshops and the moms, kids and volunteers are settled in their groups working with the canches. Layers of compost, soil and seeds are being put in the plastic crates. Kay has donated several large plants as well to the house! The volunteers and the kids and parents will each work on the canches with a rotation of times and duties. There is lots of energy and fun that is happening as we...

March Dispensa

It is always interesting to go to the house to see what Carmita and the volunteers have been up to! And this month, even with Covid is no...

February Dispensa

February was a fun month with more snowbirds back, especially Wayne our star photographer.  You can enjoy his photos throughout this...

FYI

Mexico Starts Vaccinating Elderly People by yucalandiaFebruary 12, 2021Our Mexican Government has announced that they will begin vaccinating elderly people next week.For this reason … if you signed up to get the COVID vaccine, it may be time to TURN-OFF any “call-blocking” features you have on your phone.I got called today from an (871) Coahuila area code, asking me several questions about my interest in being vaccinated against COVID. They asked if:1. The person receiving the call is the specific name & phone number you used to sign up for the COVID vaccine.2. Do you still want the vaccine?3. Do you want to be scheduled for an appointment to get vaccinated, and would like to be called when it’s time to go get vaccinated?I was called today about this from an (871) area code (Coahuila)** – and one other person from PV has reported being called.THIS IS IMPORTANT .. because many gringos block phone calls from unknown phone numbers, so, it might be time to turn OFF call blocking options on your phone ?? Also note, that the govt. employee calling me was very rushed, and spoke incredibly fast. …If you are unsure, we suggest that you be prepared to ask the person calling you several simple clarifying questions:“¿Me preguntas si me gustaría vacunarme?”“¿Me preguntas si quiero una cita? “The govt employee responded:”Sí, ¿quieres que te llamemos para programar una cita?”I replied:” Claro que si, yo quiero que tu re-llamarme con mi cita para mi vacunación. … Gracias ! “… Do most people reading this have call blocking activated on their phone (to block telemarketing calls)? and … Whom else...