Wedding Day

I already wrote about our wedding week here, but I also wanted to share the photos we had taken of the actual day. Some people have asked why we had the civil ceremony, why we are “having 2 weddings,” etc. In Mexico the only marriage that is legally valid is the civil ceremony. People can…

Life in Mexico as an American, Part 3

I’ve been living in Saltillo for a year and a half now-that’s hard to believe! On the one hand, I feel like I’m becoming more Mexican everyday. On the other hand,  I feel I’m clashing more and more against Mexican culture. It’s a paradox that will probably exist inside of me for as long as…

Wedding Week

The week leading up to the wedding was almost just as special as the “big day.” My whole family was here with me in Saltillo! They arrived early Tuesday morning, and even though I still had to work Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, I enjoyed spending as much time with them as I could. It was…