June 21, 2022 Alida Markwood 0Comment

Dr Aaron offers a fun, safe, challenging and health enhancing experience of learning about the BodyMind connection and its connection to mental and physical wellbeing. We were lucky enough to speak with Dr Aaron about his story and how his business started. Can you tell me a bit about yourself?  I am a practitioner from NZ who came to Mexico to attend a workshop on Neurobehavioural change. I got my moneys worth, because my life changed plenty after that. How did you land in Sayulita?  I initially planned to visit Sayulita for 3 days, but after  being in Mexico City after the…

June 20, 2022 Alida Markwood 0Comment

I am in British Columbia right now and my most favourite fruits are in season. There is nothing like fresh picked strawberries and I have a farm up the road where they did their 1st ripe picking yesterday.  OMG…luscious, red, and with the most amazing flavour! Then combine them with beautiful red stocks of fresh rhubarb. A combination made in heaven! I was in the mood for a fruit crumble so I got to work in my kitchen. INGREDIENTS FOR FILLING: – 1 or 2 pints of fresh very ripe strawberries …about 1&1/2 cups *if you can’t find fresh picked…

June 7, 2022 Alida Markwood 0Comment

Why just have 1 property manager when you can have three? Tu Casa Management is a team of professional property managers that can help your property thrive. The owners of Tu Casa Management took the time to tell us more about their business and how they can help you! Can you tell me a bit about yourself?  We are a team of three property managers who have come together to combine our expertise in order to provide a high level of service to homeowners who are looking to optimize their rental business.  How did you land in Sayulita?  The three…

June 5, 2022 Alida Markwood 0Comment

I recently indulged one of my kitchen dreams; I bought myself  and am using (pretty much daily) an airfryer.I don’t know why it took me so long to indulge… mainly cause I really didn’t want another appliance sitting on my kitchen counter. Well let me tell you that making space on your counter might be a challenge… but please do it! If you need to pull it out of a cupboard every time you want to air fry something…you will not use it to it’s best potential. There are many different models and brands out there. After doing my due…

June 1, 2022 Alida Markwood 0Comment

Sayulita Life’s $5,000 donation for June goes towards The Vigilantes Ambiental. The Vigilantes of Sayulita are here to protect the surrounding environment of Sayulita including the trees, the turtles, and their eggs and all other wildlife. This month’s donation will go toward the group’s expenses needed to continue to protect the environment. Felipe (Chilly), the leader of this group, took the time to tell us about the services and how this donation will offer a helping hand.  For 18 years now, Chilly has been taking visitors on hiking tours through the jungle. He started this group with the motive to…

May 22, 2022 Alida Markwood 0Comment

Ixchel, Cofounder and shelter manager of Wet Noses Rescue took the time to sit down with us to tell us more about their nonprofit. It is an organization that dedicates their time adopting and rescuing animals that are in need. Lets jump right in! Can you tell me a bit about yourself?  I was born and raised in Mexico City, and went to university in Mexico City for a bachelor’s degree in clinical psychology. As a clinical psychologist in Mexico City, my job was very challenging emotionally, and after a few years I knew that I needed a change. So,…

May 19, 2022 Alida Markwood 0Comment

Erika Ramirez recently took the time to sit down with us and tell us all about the wonderful accomplishment that our local Costa Verde has accomplished. We are so proud of all the hard work that has been put into the International Accreditation from COGNIA that they have recieved. Lets jump right in! 1. Can you explain what the International Accreditation is? When did you get it?  COGNIA is a nonprofit organization that provides quality assurance for schools, school districts, and education service providers. Cognia, formerly AdvancED, recognizes schools that meet rigorous standards focused on productive learning environments, equitable resource allocation that meets…

May 19, 2022 Alida Markwood 0Comment

Helen DeVries takes the time to talk with us about her business Helen DeVries Travel In Sayulita. A certified signature travel agent who is passionate about sharing the Sayulita experience with her clients so they will have the most relaxing and enjoyable vacation as possible. Can you tell me a bit about yourself? My family heritage is from Charleston, South Carolina, where I grew up with the beautiful shoreline, inlets and oceans. I was fortunate to revel in the opportunity to experience, dive and dig in the ocean – enjoying raw and fresh seafood directly from the ocean waters. In…