Lake Chapala sunrise January 2018

2023 Rayban Weather Cool Colima

2023 Church in Texas  A Jesus Revolution

2023 Dallas, Texas Retreat Eyes to See

2022 Zihuatanejo, Ixtapa, MX in April

2022 December Delight That Moment

2021 Emergencies are surprises, be prepared Health Options in Mexico

2021 Choose a Vintage Car to travel in Vintage Vehicle

2019 What to expect in December A Mexican Christmas

2019 A Mexico Port City Tour Baja Christmas

2018 Sept Cruise from Seattle to SF, to Canada  Fun Family Reunions

2018 October a trip into the Miraculous!  A Shoresh Tour of Israel

Need a retreat from whatever? Refresh in Paradise

Hotels to stay while visiting Jalisco, Mexico Choices at Lake Chapala

There is always a reason to throw a Fiesta Mexican Celebrations

Come see the color of the Mexican culture The Colorful Architecture of Mexico

2017 Marge and Mike in Alaska Alcan Adventure

Lake Chapala, Ajijic, San Juan Cosala, Jocotopec  Lakeside Visitors

Where is the closest beach to Lakeside? Manzanillo Magic


Airbnb – Search Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico

Barb adventures, one picture per excursion.  A picture is worth a thousand words!

lake at sunset June 2017

Purchased a casa in Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico in December 2008


Kayaking at Half Moon Cay, Bahamas

Old San Juan

San Juan Puerto Rico – concert with Sandi Patty


Zip lining in the Caribbean – March 2017

Alpine lake 2012

Alpine Lake – September 2012


Loreto, Baja, Mexico – with Captain Benito my brother – December 2016


Colima, Mexico – New Years Day 2015


St Thomas, Virgin Island – March 2017

1 Earl Alley

Coos Bay, Oregon with my dad 2006


Rohnert Park, California with mom – February 2016


Carefree, Arizona – Annual retreat with my sister


Christmas 2016 in Loreto, Baja with my brother

Mike Barra Feb 2015

Barra de Navidad – January 2015

Mike cruz

Capitola, California – Santa Cruz beach – 2012

Fathers Day 2013 Tower Park

Tower Park Marina, Lodi, California – Father’s Day 2013


Tullock Lake, California – with my son and grand-daughter


Honeymoon trip – November 2012


Thanksgiving in Mazatlan 2015


Grand Turk aboard the Eurodam – March 2017

1979 Hamburg Germany

Hamburg, Germany 1979 with my mother Maria Herzig Crane

Barb 2013

Sailing on the Sea of Cortez – 2013

Barb Oct 2016

Did the worldwide “Thriller Dance” in Ajijic – October 2016


Seoul, Korea as Ambassador of Goodwill at the 1988 Olympics