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Playa del Carmen Thanksgiving Wedding

My best friend got married in Mexico over Thanksgiving. Epic. Good. Times. I love you, Mr. and Mrs. Schulien.

Drinks the first night we arrived. Hello Mexico!

The bride to be getting crunk!

Carlos, looking like the Virgen with the spin wheel behind him.

Offering prayers for no hangovers.

Day two, finally a chance to explore our hotel.

Down the beach from the hotel.

View from the Paseo de Carmen.

Getting ready to go out to dinner.

Getting ready to go out to dinner.

The happy couple leading the way to dinner.

Gracie and Oscar!


Wendy, her mom, and Sean the best man caught hamming it up.

Chucherias on la Avenida Quinta.

Day three, Thanksgiving, visiting the ruins in Tulum.

Wendy taking extra precautions with the sun.




Mexican turkey.

Beach access at Tulum.

Wendy, Mari, Ana.

Little inlet for turtles to get their freak on.


Wendy and Jeff on the beach at Tulum.

Thanksgiving dinner.

Wendy arriving at the hotel after her hair appointment.

Wendy, and her flower girls.

Wendy the bride!

My best friend for 20 years looking beautiful.

The bride and groom at the altar.

The Kiss!

Outdoor bar on the beach.

Drinky drinky!

No wedding in Mexico is complete without Mariachis.

Wendy and Jeff, November 25th, 2011.

First snow of the season

The first real snow of the season hit this past Saturday. It wasn’t much but it was pretty.

The cat's first snow. He was not amused.

Snowflake catcher.

The lone sunflower in our backyard doesn't look like it's going to survive much longer.

I've always like the aluminum trashcans with lids.

The fence was a popular place for snowflakes to gather.

The fence was a popular place for snowflakes to gather.

I can't wait for more snow.






October in New Mexico – Pajarito Mountain

How cool is it have a ski hill 5 minutes from town? Before the snow comes, however, we get a wonderful display of colors from the trees on the hill.

Along with the trees, there are still wildflowers blooming above 7200 feet.

A wooden shack along one of the ski runs, nestled in the trees.

Alpine trees provide the most color along the slopes.

Remnants of the Los Conchas Fire on the western edge of Pajarito Mountain.

The road into and out of Camp May on Pajarito Mountain.





JonathanNovember 2, 2011 - 3:53 pm

Beautiful. I really like your shot with the wooden shack, very interesting.

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