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1986 Wesco Highliners | Resole by Botines San Juan

Today I share a story about my old Wesco Highliner boots, the resole job done in San Juan del Rio, MX, as well as an interview and profile of the man who did the fine work, Ponce Moreno Cayetano.

Oh, the times they are a changing…

It’s obvious we are are in great upheaval. But upheaval brings and forces change!
A new future lies in front of us. I feel this future is a different one, in the sense that we can really, really shape the outcome by our actions today.

COVID-19 + Recession = OUR FUTURE???

It’s March 22, 2020. The world has been hit by a virus pandemic – COVID-19; at the same time, oil prices are at the lowest in 18 years, AND a global recession is possibly just beginning…WHAT NEXT???

Getting Roxy Tired | Part 4

Today I’m going to talk about Roxy and her health 2 and a half years after setting off from Canada. I gave Roxy a nickname back then, in the years before I left for Guatemala:
Cocaine…

Learn ESL with Chris

Personalized Online ESL English Lessons. Learn how to master formal and informal English to speak with ease, confidence and precision.

2019 》》》2020 – Wishing you the Best!

As the year nears the end, and the weather is cool or downright cold, it’s the time for taking stock of what passed while setting sights on the year ahead. 2019 was pretty great for Roxy and I. After we managed to make it out of Guatemala, we began our second long ride and forged forward thru the majestic Mexican mountains and valleys, land of horse lovers and living legends.

Month 6 | THE LAST MONTH

I’m putting the 4 weeks of Month 6 together because they are the final four weeks of our second solo journey. 4 weeks spent resting Roxy and getting set up with an English teaching job.

Preparation and Persistence

September 4, 2017 | Rockingham, Canada. Chris MacLuckie and purebred Morgan mare OTR She Roxs, b.2008.
This was the first day of my first journey by horse. But it was 3 years after dedicating myself completely to learning what I needed to endure a year long ride.

Month 5 | Takeaways

Here are my 5 takeaways from Month 5:
>Mexican Horse culture
>Cities and Towns
>Hoof care
>Teaching English
>Team
The horse culture in Mexico is pretty substantial. As I reached the Mexican altiplano…

UNAM Equine Reproduction Campus | Profile and Interview

Welcome to UNAM (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México) Equine Reproduction Facility, located in Santillan, Queretaro, México. Remember the 2 equine reproduction vets that discovered that my mare Roxy was NOT pregnant, in WEEK 21?

Carlos Mancera Esquivel | Profile and Interview

Carlos Mancera Esquivel | Profile and Interview

Here you find an interview with Mexican horse trainer Carlos Mancera Esquivel. IN ENGLISH. Carlos is based out of Pachuca de Soto, Hidalgo, and combines Classical Equitation with Natural Horsemanship.

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Entrevista con Ricardo Romero | Las Cañadas, Granja Sostenible | DÍA 111

Entrevista con Ricardo Romero | Las Cañadas, Granja Sostenible | DÍA 111

Here is my interview with Ricardo Romero, founder of Las Cañadas del Bosque, Huatusco, Veracruz, August 21st, 2019. We talk about his unique farm and learning center and how it has evolved over the years…

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Entrevista con Pedro Vega | Entrenador | Soledad de Doblado | DIA 103

Entrevista con Pedro Vega | Entrenador | Soledad de Doblado | DIA 103

Entrevista con Pedro Veega, entrenador de caballos, Soledad de Doblado, Veracruz, Mexico, Agosto 14, 2019. Aquí va conocer los métodos de entrenamiento de Pedro y como se maduró su puntas de vistas después los años.

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Entrevista con Angel Tenorio | Charro | DÍA 101

Entrevista con Angel Tenorio | Charro | DÍA 101

Entrevista con Angel Tenorio, Jamapa, Veracruz, Agosto 11, 2019.
Platicamos sobre su historia con caballos, charreria, y monte de toro. Y como los caballos ayudan a nosotros a nuestras vidas.

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