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Joan Silver

Joan Silver


About Me
My husband and I of 34 years moved to the Ajijic / Lake Chapala Lakeside area more than 15 years ago, after spending one too many snowy winters in Canada.
Where I’m From
Canada
Where I Live Now
San Antonio, Jalisco, Mexico
Areas of Contribution
Mexico

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One of our Mexican employees has lived with us. We raised her nephew, who came to live with us when he was four and we're like his grandparents.    Raising children in Chapala and Ajijic is wonderful because the community is... Read More
One of the worst reasons to retire in Mexico for a husband and wife, is retiring for different reasons. If they don’t agree with each other’s reason to retire in Mexico, what happens is either the couple separates or they decide to return back to C... Read More
Most people think the food in all of Mexico is Tex-Mex, but it's not. Mexicans have wonderful pork dishes and wonderful chilies, great salsas and sauces. I find the cheeses are boring because they are mild, but they're wonderful to take the heat off so... Read More
Finding a job in Mexico would depend on your skillset. You're not allowed to take away a job from a Mexican. If you came with certain qualifications that a Mexican in the area does not have, you would have to do one of two things. Either you find a company... Read More
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