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how to peel a mango

Love mango but hate the mess? Here's how to get the fruit without having to eat over the kitchen sink. If you've ever tried to eat a mango, you know that it will take away almost all of your dignity. You know what I'm talking about. Yellow pulp on both cheeks and juice dripping off your ... [Read more]

learn-spanish-pimsleurs

So here's the concept: set aside the books and really learn Spanish. It is true that books are important. But they offer limited value in pronunciation and flow of the language. With an audio program like Pimsleurs you can learn Spanish in just 30 minutes a day. Or like in the video - learn it ... [Read more]

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How do I choose good travel insurance? This is a question we get asked all the time. Which provider is best? How can I get coverage as a resident of Ecuador? Who covers Ecuador? I should note that we are not experts in travel insurance. But I've learned a lot since moving to Ecuador, and ... [Read more]

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