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The Ally Cat Catamaran

This week on Wednesday, 40 friends and guests of the Casita went on a private day trip with the Ally Cat crew on their spectacular catamaran sailing boat. Departing from La Cruz Marina, we went up the coast and out to sea to the Marietas Islands. Anyone who has ever been there knows that these islands are something unique; they have a private beach in the middle that’s only accessible by swimming through a cave-like entrance. Once on the beach, we were then able to go in to another cave with 10 and 20 foot openings while waves crashed all around us; yet the water in the cave was relatively calm. Of course, in Mexico, a day at sea like this always seems to include non-stop drinks of all varieties; whether it was pop and juice, beer, or pina colodas, rarely was anyone empty-handed. The food was also always available from breakfast through to the end of the day. Fresh fruit, chocolate cakes, chips and salsa, nachos, and an amazing Mexican lunch! With snorkeling equipment, kayaks, and several paddle boards, there was lots to do when the boat was anchored in 2 different spots. This year, they had a new […]

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Mujeres a Mujeres Fashion Show

On January 27th, 2015, we were MC’s for the 12th annual Women to Women/Mujeres a Mujeres fashion show that has been held in this Jaltemba Bay area for the last 12 years. To our knowledge, it is one of the biggest events this side of Puerto Vallarta. We entertain 400 guests with fashions from some of the local area designers. This year, we showcased 5 different designers. The fashion show has been held for the past 3 years in the lovely garden area of the home of Thomas Bartlett. The setting is exquisite with all the lovely palm trees in the well groomed garden area. We also have many sponsors that contribute with helping us cover a few of the expenses incurred. Sponsors such as Costco, Casa Escaleras, Comex, as well as a few others, help to expunge some of the necessary rentals such as tables, chairs, dishes, bathrooms, etc. Our money helps to keep, at this present time, 18 young ladies in university – as well we make gift hampers at Christmas time for some very needy families. We also have a “feed the children breakfast” program at the local middle school. Our mission statement is to help women […]

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Happy New Year from Casita de La Penita

Wishing everyone all the best in 2015!

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