Waking Up With Cozumel

I like to watch a town come to life. It begins Cozumel around 5:30 am and it starts slow. A hotel sees of a pilot in the dark and another car goes by 2 or 3 minutes later. Around 6 am a man in an unrecognizable uniform that has orange reflective bands pushes a large…

Happy Blue Bacon Day!

Gearing up fro St Paddy’s Day? Well you should know that The man associated with the raucous, green beer drinking, corned beef and cabbage eating Irish celebration that we know today probably wasn’t Irish at all.

Thanksgiving Day Cat

Thanksgiving is over now and I already miss it. I’m sure there are many barnyard animals that feel very relieved. The Friday after thanksgiving is a day’s of celebration for the turkeys that still gobble among us. But don’t you think the turkey is an interesting ambassador for an entire holiday. Christmas has goose, ham,…

St Pattys day is racist. It feels racist. The Irish are a race of people. For some reason one of their holidays appealed to the rest of the world so we all run around drinking green alcohol and mocking Irish accents while wearing green.  I have never been to Ireland but I’m guessing these are…