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The Accounting Cat






This is the desk of my accountant. This desk is guarded by Señor Gato. Don’t get near it or you will suffer …




El gatito y la niña






I wonder why there are far fewer street cats than there are chuchos in Guatemala. By the way, in case you missed …




#GoOrganic: Save the Bees






Ah the bees, who would have thought how important are the bees to the production of food, our food. Alarms have gone …




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The New Milpa Crop: Chuchos






I have mentioned many times of the different crops we get from the milpa fields, but I am sure I have never …




Maximón and Mishito






Here’s your Guatemalan Spanish word of the day: Mishito or kitty or gatito in plain Spanish. Now, the effigy next to the …




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Who Are Your True Friends?






At present, I believe, in the English language we throw around certain words so much that often we are diminishing their true …




One horse of power






I really like to see well taken care of horse riding through the streets of Antigua Guatemala and surrounding villages. That’s why …




Procuring The Firewood by Rudy Giron - www.rudygiron.com

Procuring the firewood






Whenever you come across people riding horses or donkeys over the cobblestone streets of La Antigua Guatemala you feel like you are …




Alone and Lonely by Rudy Giron

Alone and Lonely






Alone and lonely are two things that first came to my mind when I took this photo and especially so after I …




The Milkman in San Gaspar Vivar by Rudy Giron

Got Milk?






Basically, the lechero, milkman, guides a herd of goats, cabras in Guatemalan Spanish, around town selling the drawn-on-the-spot glass of milk for …