Archive for August, 2006

john was all talk

Thursday, August 31st, 2006

and it’s a good thing… Hurricane John completely passed us by. No rain, no wind. All in all, it was a fun day sort of juiced with adventure. The kids got the day off school and I was home all day, rare for us all. Tomorrow, top priority is to reassemble the office .

kristy shows up

Wednesday, August 30th, 2006

Another hurricane, Kristy showed up and will help push Hurricane John close to the coast. John’s a big boy now and has been named a class four hurricane. It’s hard to believe they are coming as it is sunny and nice right now. Lets see what happens.

batten down the hatches

Tuesday, August 29th, 2006

It looks as a storm is heading our direction, well at least close enough for us to be named in a advisory. Check out Cheryl’s Yelapa Weather Watch for up to date information. Hurricane John should blow by us Thursday, late afternoon. If your planning to visit this week,worry not… water taxis run, rain or […]

yelapa is for lovers

Saturday, August 19th, 2006

We were completely honored when my friend Ed wrote and said he was on his way to Yelapa and to propose to his wondergirl, Marcia. My Inlaw’s Casa del Sol was the perfect location. Ed has a great eye for photos! here are some shots of the weekend to share with you. Check out his […]

night sky

Saturday, August 5th, 2006

Thursday nights sky was truly amazing. I snapped this photo at 9pm. All of Yelapa was without power for a few days, as a tree fell on the bridge and took out a power pole and line. Have you ever seen a power pole replaced by hand? Quite a sight! The tough part of not […]


Wednesday, August 2nd, 2006

Courtesy of the Roberts family, who turned me on to Yelapa… a rare, old Yelapa aerial. It’s date is unknown but my guess is close to fifty years ago. It’s pre-hotel. I am going to ask my Tio and let you know. Enjoy …