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... in with the cooking. Katie and Thomas enjoyed themselves and played so well with Stacy's kids and the cousins. Stacy's pumpkin pie (some with pecans and some plain) was a huge hit... Thomas ate three pieces! (Caroline really enjoyed it later at home.)
Maria purchased the same bobble-head turkeys for the kids. We laughed that we both had the same idea for Thanksgiving. It was special; we felt so welcomed and loved so far away from home. Happy Thanksgiving to all!
... did not get to watch her ride. (Stacy had haircut appointments for her kids and we both did not have the time to stay for three hours.) It was wonderful getting out on the granja (farm) this morning; it is a very nice ranch and the kids had a great time.
Thomas begrudgingly agreed to have his haircut today. So, he and Caroline both had haircuts at Estetica Karmeta (the same place Greg and Katie had gone a week ago). The friendly owner (she is a ...
... once a year on Day of the Dead) is former Mexican president, Bustamonte (but his heart lies in Mexico City).
More history... During the 18th century, San Miguel was a flourishing commercial center; it was the weigh station for silver trade between Zacatecas and Mexico City. It was also the supply center for the silver mines and manufactured many textiles. The town flourished with the wealth. It went into decline after the 1810 war of independence and the bust ...
... the beaded jewelry and pewter serving trays.
In the late afternoon, Greg and Katie went to Karmeta Estectica on Hidalgo (in Centro) for haircuts. Katie had layers cut; a cute "new do" for her. She found a cute dog with Greg.. a mix of a cocker and chihuahua. (We are looking all the time as the Elliotts are in the market for a new dog.) They brought home Broasters chicken (think Mexican KFC) for Grandmommy and the kids' dinner.
We went to ...
... I include myself in that group) did not make it today; after three hours of class and kids to be picked up at school, a drinking mid-day fiesta is unfortunately not in the cards.
Greg arrives Saturday. I cannot wait to introduce him to a new eatery, Luna de Queso. It is an Italian prepared food store, similar to Lotsa Pasta at home, which has delicious sandwiches, hummus, cheeses, etc. Also, I enjoyed the St. Miguel Bistro and Deli this week.
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