Last Picture of a Year Gone

Last Picture of a Year Gone

"Barmaid" is a new skill I can add proudly on my resume after this almost-first-year of managing the beach bar.  And now, I have proof!  (picture taken on Raul's birthday night while our DJ friend was playing and having the party going). It's been quite a challenge to start this project from scratch; it is [...]

A Beach Bar has come to Life

(scroll down for the english version - voyez plus bas pour la version française) Ya son 2 meses.  Mañana ya hace 2 meses que abrimos nuestro bar "Mal de Amores, by Raíces" en isla Holbox, México.  Lo que al inicio solamente era una palapa se convirtió en un lugar de encuentros alredeor de unos coctéles [...]

Weekly Photo Challenge: It IS Easy Being Green

Green detox juice (apple, pineapple, cucumber, avocado, limon, mint) sold in our beach bar, "Mal de Amores, by Raíces," on Holbox island, Mexico. Note that we're also "green" in the fact that we only sell in glass jars with a stainless steel straw 😉 Other Tips to Getting Greener, here. Inspired by the Dailypost page. Have a [...]

Weekly Photo Challenge: A Good Match

The bar has been open for 12 days now.  Every night, at sunset, the colors erupt all around us, on the ocean and in the sky.  The colors of our new, original, delicious coctails match them, every time! "Mal de Amores" by Raíces - Poshería, Mezcalería, Slow Drink, is located on the northern beach of [...]