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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Friday, December 28, 2012 -- Weekend Edition
Featured Events This Week    
Misc. Sales and Services Available/Wanted    
Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted    
Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted    
The Pet Corner - Lost and Found    
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News and Events, Questions and Answers, Food And Fun



Help Us Get New Books For Our Children's Library - This holiday season, you can help give books just by pinning in our Around the World Pinterest contest. We have selected a handful of worthy international organizations, and we’re letting you decide which one will receive a library of Penguin books. Simply re-pin your favorite organization and ask your friends re-pin, too. The charity with the greatest number of re-pins each week will receive a library of books. Choose the Palapa Society link at: http://pinterest.com/wegivebooks/a-season-of-giving/

The children's library in Todos Santos is also looking for volunteers to help with the Friday afternoon and Saturday morning program. Please contact me if you are interested. Thanks - Eva Reyes, theranchkidz [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

Manos Magicas - would like to thank all those who visited our Festival of Trees. We also thank Debbie Stewart, Adolpho and the fabulous staff at the Hotel California for hosting this event. Thanks go out to Eric, Tim and Andy for tree delivery, to those who bid and to our winning bidders: Brian Wagner, Chloe Johnson, Peter Lepine, Nancy Naigle and Cathy Nation. We hope all had a happy holiday and enjoy a healthy, happy new year. Visit Manos Magicas Tuesdays from 3:30 to 5 at the Centro de Cultura. - Susan Doyle, timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-145-0821

New Year's Eve At Guaycura Under The Stars - Come celebrate and Dance with us on the Sky-deck of Todos Santos tallest building. Live Reggae, Jazz, Funk, Blues and Rock with the Groovetrotters. This will be a night to remember. Awesome Drinks, Food and Fun. Bring in the New Year in Style! - Marcel, groovetrotters [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 154 8118

New Year's Eve Dinner At Posada La Poza - With Tolins guitar play, we will take you through a festive and culinary evening. No big fuss, but cosy and relaxing. Community tables. For dinner details, please visit www.lapoza.com/fine dining. Starting at 7.30pm Cost per person usd 50.- Reservation required (612)145-0400 - Jurg And Libusche Wiesendanger, reservations [- at -] lapoza.com, www.lapoza.com, 612-145-0400, Todos Santos

The Fur's Been Flyin' for 10 Years! - The Hotel California will present the 10th Annual Fur Ball January 27, 2013. The benefit celebration will feature a live auction, raffle, dinner, dancing and music with Tim Lang and the Post-Surf Crew.

The event is designed to benefit the ongoing spay/neuter program of dogs and cats throughout the year in Todos Santos (Amigos de los Amimales de Todos Santos, A.C.).

Tickets are MN280.00 and are available at El Tecolote Bookstore and at the door. - Angelique, bajakitties [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0250

Porque 5K Walk/Wun - Porque 5K?- because we can - and because it's here! This Saturday, the 29th of Dec., the run begins at 9:00 a.m. so come to the plaza early for warm ups. Children and families have the 1K! Early registration is at Cafelix on Thursday and Friday - 10-2 or the morning of the race in the plaza. We hear the buzz around town - it will be the happening place to be. Merry Christmas to all! timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, Todos Santos
Horse Event In TS? - Hi, can someone tell me more about the horse event (racing?) on Dec 29., location time, what is actually is? Thanks - Susan, Cvec17 [- at -] hotmail.com

Robert Hall Book Signing And Art Show Reception Sunday, January 13, 2013 - Robert Hall Book Signing And Art Show Reception Sunday, January 13, 2013 - Robert Hall Book Signing and Art Show Reception, Sunday 3-5 p.m January 13, 2013 at Galeria de Todos Santos. Robert Hall will read and comment from his new book Everybody Now/ Todos Ya. The bilingual book is a compilation of 10 dharma talks which have been transcribed into English and translated into Spanish, featuring original art work by Robert. Wine and refreshments will be served. Mark your calendar look forward to seeing there.

Robert Hall Firma de libro y Recepción Muestra de Arte, Domingo 3-5 pm 13 de enero 2013 en la Galeria de Todos Santos: Robert Hall va a leer y comentar en su nuevo libro Todos Ya . El libro es una compilación bilingüe de 10 platicas de Dharma que han sido transcritas en Inglés y traducido al español, con obras de arte originales de Robert. Vino y refrescos serán servidos. Marque su calendario Esperamos verlos ahí! , , 612-145-0676, Todos Santos - Alvaro Colindres, eldharma [- at -] mac.com, http://roberthalldharmatalks.wordpress.com, 6121450676, Todos Santos

Found: Women's Wetsuits - 2 women's wetsuits found 100% intact in the desert near Los Cerritos. You describe the brand and style and I will gladly return them. - Patricia Baum, teampaty [- at -] gmail.com, 612 145-0882

Bubbly New Year's Eve At La Bodega!!! - Greetings all you Baja Wine Lovers! We have excellent Mexican sparkling wine here at La Bodega as well as a vast range of tasty Baja Whites, Rosés, Reds, Olive Oils and more.

Come down and see us on Calle Hidalgo. We will have a special Folk-rocking Baja Wine Tasting on Monday evening, 5-8pm, New Year's Eve featuring the musical talents of Bre'er Rabbit!!!
So come get your early evening party started with us and then venture off to your nighttime fun adventures.

Hope to see you all soon. - La Bodega De Todos Santos, labodegadetodossantos [- at -] gmail.com, 612 152 0181, Baja California Sur

We Are The Drum - West African drum classes in the tradition of Nigerian drummer Babatunje Olatunji will start on Wednesday, January 2, 4:30pm at Cafe' Brown. These will be ongoing weekly classes. Please email me if you would like to join us. I also have materials to fix and re-head drums. Alafia! - Rosario Carelli, wearethedrum [- at -] yahoo.com, wearethedrum.com, Todos Santos

Todos Santos Fishing Charters - Why deal with a middleman? Come direct to the owner/operator
  • Fully Registered Sportsfishing Company
    • Bilingual Crew
      • Top Quality Tackle and Gear
Whether game fishing or whale watching, contact us for your ocean adventures. Visit our website for full details: www.fishingtodossantos.com or www.todossantosfishingcharters.com.

Package deals available when booking fishing and our casita for your complete holiday - www.bajasurtodossantos.com, or call Lee at 612-119-7880 or Brenda at 624-114-1351

Artist Opening With Doug West - Please join us January 12, Saturday, 2-5pm at Galeria Logan for a very special Art Opening with Doug West. He presents new work based on the Baja. He is an outstanding artist from Taos, New Mexico who has recently relocated here. We are lucky to be able to show his work.
Wine and tastes. Thank you Jill Logan. - Jill, jilllogan2001 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 114 50151
Movie Screening At El Tortugas Bar & Grill - Hi, this is an open invitation to join us during the screening of a movie, and to taste our special Argentine Empanadas, the movie will be starting at around 6:30 p.m. We are at Villas de Cerritos beach, just a few steps before Cerritos Beach. - Juan Pablo Solis, juanpablosolis [- at -] gmail.com, 612-139-8236, Pescadero
Bus? Ride? Need Sjd To Pescadero Jan 3, And Return Jan 11 - Hola! I'm arriving [- at -] SJD airport Thurs., Jan. 3, just before 1 p.m., and looking for a ride (or bus) to Pescadero. Also need to return to SJD on Fri Jan 11 by noon. Having trouble finding bus info (what it's called, exactly where to catch it, schedule, not sure if I have to shuttle to San Jose del Cabo first, then catch a different bus up 19, or if I can catch one right from the airport...?) Any info would be greatly appreciated! Would also share gas for a ride. Gracias! - Mike Demaria, deemo119 [- at -] hotmail.com, Baja California Sur

Great Music At The Cerritos Brewery - Do not miss our special Wednesday open mic night with a collection of phenomenal local musicians like members from Ben and the Men, Cowboy, Bob, and Ash, a guest drummer/Vocalist from Oregon. Come and listen to the jam and get your groove on!

On Friday Chris Paulson is back with great classic rock cover songs as well as soulful originals from his CD's. Happy Hour Tues-Saturday from 4-6 with 1/2 price appetizers and 2 for 1 cocktails. Check out the new menu and other events on Facebook!! - Cerritos Beach Brewery, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cerritos-Beach-Brewing-Company/260195174082767
Lost Underwater Camera At Cerritos - While swimming, our son lost our under water camera (inside a water proof case) at Cerritos Beach on Monday, Dec. 24th. If anyone finds it washed up on shore, please contact us. Thanks! - Brandy Moore, trandbrandy [- at -] hotmail.com, 6121530779

Casting For 'to Salsa With Love', Sunday Dec. 30 - 4:00pm, Teatro Luna Azul. We are still looking for a few more people to cast in our upcoming play scheduled to run a few weekends in Feb.- March. Looking for Todos Santos characters - Gringo and Mexican. - Contact: bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, www.teatrolunaazul.com

¡Que Rico! Special Holiday Hours - ¡Que Rico! will be open on Monday, December 31, with special hours: 1pm-5pm. ¡Que Rico! will be closed on Tuesday, January 1. After January 1, we will resume our regular schedule : Tuesday through Saturday, 10am-4pm. Located across the street from La Paloma Ice Cream store on H. Colegio Militar - Deborah & Jaime, QueRicoFoods [- at -] gmail.com, 612-118-6031, Todos Santos

10th Festival De Cine De Todos Santos - Save the dates! Todos Santos February 20 to 25, 2013; In La Paz February 26 to 28. On Feb. 20, Opening night festivities include two new Youth in Video Productions, honoring the life and work of Leonardo Perel. Top quality Latino films (English subtitles) every night. Food and music in the Plaza. Sunday, Feb. 24, Oscar Night Party Fundraiser at the Hotel California.

Cine Bajo Estrellas: Outdoor Theater In Pescadero - The movie theater will be open Wednesday and Friday of this week with this year's "Baja 1000" and "The Last King of Scotland". Please check our website for showtimes. CineBajoEstrellas2 [- at -] gmail.com, www.cinebajoestrellas.biz

Cuba Learning Trip January 14, 2013 - A reminder to all of you who came to the organizational meeting. Deposit to confirm reservations has to be paid by December 26. Viajes Perla in La Paz is our trip operator. - Guillermo Bueron Prieto, g_bueron [- at -] yahoo.com, www.pescaderolife.com, 612 161 4165, Todos Santos

Salsa Clinic Jan. 3 - Start the new year learning to dance salsa with instructor Adrian Meza. Three hours of classes divided into two sessions will be held at Tre Galline, 2nd floor. Morning session 10:30 – Noon. Lunch at Tre Galline Noon – 1 pm. Afternoon session 1 – 2:30. Price of 350 pesos includes both sessions and lunch. Cash bar. Limited space available. Please email gruenitz100 [- at -] gmail.com to reserve your space. - George Ruenitz, gruenitz100 [- at -] gmail.com, 612-178-0103

Photography Workshop - Hello, Im a professional photographer based in La Paz and im conducting a workshop for beginner and intermediate photographers.
This is a 1 on 1 workshop that will teach you and train you to use your camera gear swiftly and well to produce better composed photographs.
  1. Get to know all the capabilities and how to obtain the best possible results from your gear
  2. Learn to expose and execute your photographs swiftly by anticipating the settings
  3. Learn to compose and create compelling photographs
  4. Learn to use the light and different photography techniques
  5. Develop your photographers eye
This is a 4 day workshop, a 3 hour class per week on the field. The cost is 1,300 pesos (100dlls). Review my portfolio and you'll se what I'm able to teach you :) www.eliasgarciapotography.com. 612 16 123 61 - Elias Garcia, elias.gcastro [- at -] gmail.com, www.eliasgarciaphotography.com, 612 16 123 61

Portals, Vortexes And Galactic Imaginings -->> - Acrylic And Mixed Media Paintings By Roxanne Sparks. Opening Reception Thursday, January 3, 2013, 5-7pm, Caffé Todos Santos, Calle Centenario, Todos Santos. Appetizers – Wine – Music – Art. Show dates January 3 - 11, 2013 - Roxanne Sparks, 612-171-0436, Todos Santos

Derek Buckner 2 Day Plein Air Painting Workshop - Don't miss this opportunity to learn from one of the best. January 15th and 16th. - Marsha Dahlquist, dahl1751 [- at -] hotmail.com, cell: 612 103 8024, Todos Santos

Los Toyacos Live - Greg and Cowboy will be playing live in Pescadero Friday, Dec. 28 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Oso Negro. It's located on the only paved road in town about 2 blocks beyond downtown, on the right, on the way to the water store. This could be the new hot venue! See you there. - Greg Kitchel, g.kitchel [- at -] montereybay.co,, gregkitchel.com, 612 119 3705

Ashtanga With Zandro - Ashtanga Yoga classes every Thursday at 9 am at Gallery Alas y Olas. Just a half a block west of the Hotel Califonia on Calle Juarez. Hope to see you there! - Daphna Jindrich, alasyolas gallery [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-145-0789

Hiking/walking Companions Wanted - Hi, Im a 60 + Canadian woman looking for companions to walk/hike in the Peacadero-Todos Santos area, and especially for multi-day hiking-backpacking trips into the Sierra Laguna mountains. I've been up, from TS, and from Santiago, and it's really beautiful up there In the pine-oak woodlands. I'm not into speed, but you need to be in fair shape to make the climb. Taking mules for the gear is also possible. I'm here through March 2013. Susan in Pescadero. - Susan, Cvec17 [- at -] hotmail.com, Pescadero

Cheap Furniture Needed To Buy - I have a trailer under a palapa and am looking for some cheap furniture such as chair, loveseat type, table and chairs, etc. to place out under the palapa so I can enjoy this great Todos Santos weather. I am not a picky person, just looking for something to get me started. Thanks! - Robin Hendrickson, wheresrobin [- at -] hotmail.com, Todos Santos

Buena Fortuna Botanical Garden Tour - Botanical Garden Tours - At Buena Fortuna Botanical Gardens in La Ribera, guided by world renowned botanist, ecologist, anthropologist, and social activist... Gabriel Howearth. Explore Baja Sur's most diverse organic botanical gardens, with over 3,000 plant species here at Buena Fortuna. Gabriel Howearth, founder of Seeds of Change- the largest organic seed company in North America, will be giving guided tours every Saturday starting at 10:00 am. Tours include refreshments $150 pesos per person. Buena Fortuna's famous organic restaurant will also be serving lunch by reservation for $150 pesos. Produce (in season), landscape design consultations, exotic nursery plants, compost and rare organic seeds also available. To make reservations please contact Gabriel by email at buenafortunagardens [- at -] gmail.com. Special tours and events can also be arranged anytime given prior notice. - Gabriel Howearth, buenafortunagardens [- at -] gmail.com, http://buenafortunapermaculture.wordpress.com/, La Ribera


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Featured Events This Week

Please Note: The "Featured Events This Week" section is limited to non-recurring community events (Sorry, no "Happy Hours, " "Daily Specials, " "Weekly Classes, " or other recurring business activities or workshops.)


Friday, December 28
Los Toyacos Live - Greg and Cowboy will play live from 6 to 8 p.m. at Oso Negro. It's located on the only paved road in town about 2 blocks beyond downtown, on the right, on the way to the water store. - Greg Kitchel, g.kitchel [- at -] montereybay.co,, gregkitchel.com, 612 119 3705

Music Jam At Teatro Luna Azul - 6pm Dinner. Come join us for a casual evening of music and dining, as we invite musician friends to party and play music with us. - bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, www.teatrolunaazul.com
Saturday, December 29
Todos Santos 5K Run/Walk - 8:00 AM, Main Plaza, Todos Santos. This run is hosted by the Palapa Society of Todos Santos. All monies raised are used for the medical needs of local children. - Tim Doyle timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, 6121450821

Creative Writing Workshop ~ Kundalini Meditation Igniting Your Artful Muse - 9:30 AM- 11:45 am, Desert Dreams Guest House, Las Tunas Todos Santos. Release, Surrender, Write using N. Goldberg style: pen paper. Ymat/ sweater /blanket.-Learn an ancient meditation technology..so u may write & create with pure intuition ..and inspiration. - Noel Cianci noelcianci [- at -] me.com, 612.105.7397

Gypset Travel Launch Party - , Casa Dracula, Todos Santos. details to be advised. Linda Hamilton nomadchic [- at -] lindahamiltondesigns.com, 612.105.2857, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Gypset/185544240327

Live Music At Hotel California - 8 PM, Flashback. - Hotel California, Todos Santos, www.hotelcaliforniabaja.com
Sunday, December 30
Casting For 'to Salsa With Love' - 4:00 p.m., Teatro Luna Azul. We are still looking for a few more people to cast in our upcoming play scheduled to run a few weekends in Feb.- March. Looking for Todos Santos characters - Gringo and Mexican. - Contact: bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, www.teatrolunaazul.com
Monday, December 31st - New Year's Eve
Early New Year's Eve At La Bodega - 5-8pm, New Year's Eve, music by Bre'er Rabbit. - La Bodega De Todos Santos, Calle Hidalgo, labodegadetodossantos [- at -] gmail.com, 612 152 0181, Todos Santos

New Year's Eve Dinner At Posada La Poza - 7.30pm, w. Guitar by Tolin. Cosy and relaxing. Community tables. Visit www.lapoza.com/fine dining for details. $50 US per person.- Reservation required (612)145-0400 - Jurg And Libusche Wiesendanger, reservations [- at -] lapoza.com, www.lapoza.com, 612-145-0400, Todos Santos

New Year's Eve Fiesta At La Esquina - 8:30p.m., La Esquina, Todos Santos. Live Music with Hot Parrot, Ska/Reggae band. 100 pesos entrance includes one free 20oz modelo on tap or one margarita. Tickets available at La Esquina. - Marimar marimardelmar [- at -] gmail.com, 612 145 0851, www.laesquinats.com

New Year's Eve At Guaycura - From 5:00 PM, the Sky-deck, Guaycura Hotel. Live Reggae, Jazz, Funk, Blues and Rock with the Groovetrotters. Dinner Menu from $370 pesos + tax. Reservations: 612 175 0800 - Hotel Guaycura, reservation [- at -] guaycura.com.mx, 612 175 0800

New Year's Eve At Hotel California - 7:30 PM, Live Music with Jewels and Johnny Nation and Flashback. Buffet by Chef Dany, Suprises and Champagne. Limited seating. Tickets call 612 145 0525, - Hotel California, Todos Santos, www.hotelcaliforniabaja.com
Wednesday, January 2
We Are The Drum - West African drum classes in the tradition of Nigerian drummer Babatunje Olatunji start today at 4:30pm at Cafe' Brown. These will be ongoing weekly classes. Please email me if you would like to join us. - Rosario Carelli, wearethedrum [- at -] yahoo.com, wearethedrum.com, Todos Santos
Thursday, January 3
Salsa Clinic - Learn to dance salsa with instructor Adrian Meza. Three hours of classes divided into two sessions will be held at Tre Galline, 2nd floor. Morning session 10:30 – Noon. Lunch at Tre Galline Noon – 1 pm. Afternoon session 1 – 2:30. Price of 350 pesos includes both sessions and lunch. Cash bar. Limited space available. Please email gruenitz100 [- at -] gmail.com to reserve your space. - George Ruenitz, gruenitz100 [- at -] gmail.com, 612-178-0103

Portals, Vortexes And Galactic Imaginings - Acrylic And Mixed Media Paintings By Roxanne Sparks. Opening Reception 5-7 p.m., Caffé Todos Santos, Calle Centenario, Todos Santos. Appetizers – Wine – Music – Art. Show dates January 3 - 11, 2013 - Roxanne Sparks, 612-171-0436, Todos Santos

Eli Madden Plays Acoustic Rock - 5pm-8pm, Bob Marlin's, Todos Santos. Eli Madden Jams tasty originals and classic rock renditions - Eli Madden elikewise [- at -] mail.com, 612-119-4659, www.myspace.com/Mountaingrip


The Print-edition Of The Baja Onionskin Online - The Baja Onionskin is a printable version of the Community Events Calendar for the week. During the summer, we'll discontinue printing out and distributing paper copies but we'll post The Onionskin in PDF format online for download. Please feel free to download, print and distribute to your guests and visitors as you see fit. You can download it here: www.bajawesternonion.com/onion-skin.asp. - The Baja Western Onion


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Misc. Sales and Services Available


Solar Water Heating Systems - Introducing our new Hot Water Recirculation Pump System with Special Holiday Pricing. Don't wait for hot water; this system is designed to move hot water to your most remote fixture within seconds saving water and money. Contact us now for more information. - Skip Ackerman, info [- at -] solsticesolarofbaja.com, www.solsticesolarofbaja.com, 624-142-8002 or 970-963-0846

9 Ft Egg Surfboard For Sale - 9 Foot Surfboard for sale with leash. Good condition with a few nicks and scratches. $175 USD (NO PESOS) - Serious buyers only. No low ball offers! Please email for pictures: email [- at -] derrickleonard.com - Derrick Leonard, email [- at -] derrickleonard.com, 624.117.7684, San Jose Del Cabo
1995 Nissan Pathfinder - Wife's newly painted white Pathfinder for Sale. 140,00 miles. Automatic trans, 4wd. A/C, tires good. New Shocks. Mexican plates. Great Baja car for 39,000p. - Scott Cole, Scott [- at -] pescadise.com, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/cto/3497924289.html, 612-134-0684, Pescadero


Holiday News From La Canada Del Diablo - We wish all of you the best holiday season. Thank you for all you have done to help the community in which we live. The generosity, and kindness has been overwhelming. Thank you! Happy Holiday Season !!

- Pedro, Barbara, Luis, Vicienta, Doctor Gabriel MVZ, Alejandro, Ana Gabriela, Chica's Salon,

Doctor Bill, La Quinta Lupita, Luis Ernesto and the guys, and of course, Sabastian and Gaviotta.


- Barbara Perkins, bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, www.lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069

Last Gift Certificates Available For New Year In Caeli! - Gift certificates available to give someone you love something special. Starting the New Year refreshed and pampered! Enjoy our Classics relaxation massages and organic Facials. Ask for our Season Specials:
  • Hot Stone Theraphy & organic Facial
  • Detox massage, scrub & bodywrap
  • For men: Golfball-sports massage & purifying organic facial
Our treatments are made with natural and organic products, using aromatherapy and healing music. Also available On site visit./ Ask for Gift Certificates. Guaranteed best service in town by Certified Holistic Bodywork Therapist Mónica Velázquez. For appointments, call 145-0381 or 612-149-1552 (cell) or write caelicasaholistica [- at -] gmail.com / Todos Santos BCS - www.facebook.com/pages/CAELI Casa holística. - Mónica Velázquez, caelicasaholistica [- at -] gmail.com

Casa Decor in La Paz and Cabo - Indoor And Outdoor Furniture, Patio furniture * Wicker & Rattan* Marble * Rustic hand painted furniture * Copper furniture * Lighting * Kitchen Cabinets * Doors * Floor & Wall covering * Art * Accessories * Metal Furniture* Fountains and Urns * Mexican furniture * Imports from around the world

Very Unique selection of furniture and accessories. Interior Design service! Custom made furniture! 12 Containers Just Arrived: Outdoor, Wicker, Rattan And And Cast Aluminum Furniture. Big Savings. Very Large Selection!
Largest Selection In The Baja!

Cabo: km 3.5 on four lane next to Artisanos; tel: 614-1768146 - vonage: 888-557-6533 Or contact Mary Aguirre. E-mail: mary.aguirre [- at -] casadecorcabo.com, www.antiquerowmarket.com / Mex Cell 624-176 8146 La Paz: 12, 000 sq. Warehouse 560 Marques De Leon 612-129 3364, USA Tel: 303-777-575 / E-mail: richards77 [- at -] pcisys.net, www.antiquerowmarket.com

Come In Now And Take Advantage Of The Start Of Our Season Sale!
Big Savings On Many Items!

Over 30 Different Varieties Of Palm And Cycads - From small palms in cultivation pots to large field grown monsters. Very good prices on all of these – most all of the big viveros in Los Cabos have bought palms from us; you won’t find better prices or service. You can fit some of our potted palms in your car, or let us crane into place some big statement palms – and everything inbetween. Come on by and see what we have.

We also offer crane service for moving your spiral staircase into place or moving your hot-tub onto your second story deck - whatever a boom-truck can do. Call Dean McQuillen in Todos Santos [- at -] 612.133.0311 or email todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com. - Dean Mcquillen, todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/grd/3497792225.html, 612.133.0311

Toyota RV 1990 Warrior - Great condition 1990 Toyota RV Winnebago Warrior sleeps 4, toilet, shower, automatic transmission, new upholstery and cherry wood floor, 4 burner stove, propane fridge and hot water, double sink. Asking US $10,800 - Asia Freeman, oldtown [- at -] xyz.net, http://www.asiafreeman.com/toyota-rv.html, 907-299-1492

New Propane Refrigerators By Crystal Cold. - These refrigerators are built in the states by the Amish. 3 year warranty. Delivered to your location. 11 cu ft to 21 cu ft. - Jim Coulson, jimcoulsoncontractor [- at -] yahoo.com, http://www.propanerefrigerator.com/, 612 183 1077, Baja California Sur


Ford Explorer Sport Trac For Sale - Luxury edition, air conditioner, 6 cylinders, automatic trans, leather seats, sunroof, baja plates. $6700 usd. Cel. 612-117 7497. ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com

SUV Honda Passport For Sale - 1994 model, 6 cylinders, air conditioning, 4WD, automatic trans, 4 doors, baja plates. $23000 pesos. Cel. 612-117-7497. ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com

Womens Size 4/6 Wetsuit For Sale - I have a brand new never wet nine plus 3/2 full wetsuit for sale. this years model. reallly sweet suit! email or call to try it on. worth $285 plus tax, selling for $200 - Dave wolf, lobogrande [- at -] gmail.com, http://usa.nineplus.com/nineplus-usa-wetsuits/216-ladies-catsuit.html, 612-176-0417, Todos Santos

Need a Ride to or From the Airport? Or Someone to Assist You With Errands? - I am a young, bilingual Christian man and I can provide you with rides to or from the La Paz or San Jose Del Cabo airports.

I can also help you with courier services, errands, or navigating the intricacies of dealing with Mexican businesses and the government; Car Registrations, TelCel and TelMex, CFE, Seguro Social, etc. Also offering weekly mail/grocery/supplies pick up in Cabo San Lucas/La Paz for individuals, restaurants and hotels.

Reasonable Rates - Contact: Ernesto, Cel. 612-117-7497, ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com

Residential Cleaning Services - Got dirt or grime? Maybe it's time for a professional cleaning. Services Offered: Tile & Grout Cleaning and Sealing -Natural Stone Cleaning and Sealing -Fine Rug Cleaning -Upholstery/Furniture Cleaning - Pressure Washing. Free Estimates - Justin Lindholm, chubbsurf67 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 105 7421

The Pie Lady Caters Too - The Pie Lady cooks for you. Weekly menus available on our website: www.thepielady.biz. Diane's Incredible Carrot Cake and Rich Chocolate Brownies available at Que Rico, Pura Vida, the Farmer's Market on Wednesday at La Esquina and Saturday at Canada del Diablo.

New Menu for week of December 26th: Beef Stew, Home Made Bisquits, Coconut Cream Pie

Menu for January 1, 2013: Chicken Pot Pie, Creamy Cole Slaw, Strawberry Tarts

Information for ordering on our website: www.thepielady.biz or call - 612 118 6520. Pick up for menu orders are on Friday. Special orders by request with 48 hours notice for pick up in Todos Santos. - Diane, The Pie Lady, thebestpieladies [- at -] yahoo.com, www.thepielady.biz, 612 118 6520, Todos Santos
Surfboard For Sale - 7 Foot Al Merrick Channel Islands Santa Barbara Thruster, New Fins and new leash. Great Shape. $200 USD - Serious Buyers Only. Email for Pictures - Derrick Leonard, email [- at -] derrickleonard.com, 624.117.7684, San Jose Del Cabo

Beauty Spot - An opportunity to purchase beauty specials: Micro-Dermabrasion with a combination of a completely non surgical, non invasive micro-current face lift technique that is totally safe. Series of 10 lifts and 6 Micro-dermabrasions for $480.00USD What a great holiday gift this would make for that special some one in your life. This offer will expire Jan 23, 2013. You may purchase now and use at a later date. I accept PayPal.

You may watch what non-surgical face lifting is on you tube if you go to this site: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J_D5hBoX7O8&feature=related or you may go to www.secondchanceface.com and see for yourself the difference the procedure will make on the appearance of your face. Please do not reply to this e-mail and create a new e-mail with your questions. Muchas Gracias. - Maria De Lourdes Silva Suarez Del Real, mipueblomagico [- at -] gmail.com, 178-0088, Baja California Sur

Hewitt Packard Ink Cartridges - For Sale: Hewitt Packard ink Cartridges#61. Brand new. One black, one color. - Margaret Woodall, 612 153 5339, Todos Santos

Baja Yurtworks In Pescadero - Baja Yurtworks is now manufacturing Yurt panels in Pescadero. Built locally and installed with local trained contractors. We offer both foam core and wood frame with Concrete exteriors with aluminum windows and screens and insulated walls and roof on rock perimeter, slab foundations with tile floors. 35-year Comp. roofing. And US Style plumbing and electrical. Many floor plans and design options available. See www.Californiayurts.com and click on The page Baja yurts for more info.

You can contact David on line at cayurt [- at -] yahoo.com or call 707 319 3267. You can also reach Mike in pescadero to see models at Mikehogle [- at -] hotmail.com 612 118-4990. We are excited about offering our Baja style yurts which offer an alternative to the cinder block bunker like designs here in this area. Contact us for an appointment to discuss your future project and see our model homes. - David Raitt, Cayurt [- at -] yahoo.com, Www.yurtpeople.com www.californiayurts.com, 707 319 3267, Baja California Sur

Do You Need Home Services? - Electronic equipment repair, mechanical work, installation of mirrors and fittings, soldering of doors and windows, etc. Contact us, we are a team of prefesionals. Tel. 612-117-7497. e-mail: ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com.

Necesitas algun servicio a domicilio? Reparación de equipos electrónicos, trabajos mecanicos, instalación de espejos y herrajes, soldadura de puertas y ventanas, etc. Contactanos, somos un equipo de prefesionales. Cel. 612-117-7497. e-mail: ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com.

1983 5th Wheel Toy Box - 1983 42 ft. 5th wheel toy box for sale, located in Pescadero area. Excellent condition, everything works. Living quarters measure 27ft.X 8ft., toy box measures 15ft.X 8ft. Living quarters include large kitchen area, fridge, stove, microwave, double sink, new cushions on kitchen dinette, lots of storage, his & hers closets (hers is larger), like new oak cabinets and there's lots of them, new laminate floor, new toilet and 2 ACs. The toy box includes a 4000 watt Onan generator, ramp/deck, and lots of space for tools, quad, barbeque, etc. Also included are 2-30lb. propane bottles, awning, new hot water tank, new tires & covers, new brakes and a 300 gal. water tank. Ideal for living in on constuction site while building or just RVing. Asking $7,000.00 obo F350 diesel dually also availiable. - Marcel Servant, marcello828 [- at -] hotmail.com, Pescadero



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Featured Local Services Directory
Accounting Services
Frimar Group - SECOFI, INM, IMSS, foreign investments, FM2/3, registrations, immigration, property management, utility payments, water, CFE, fideicamisos, water rights. - E.C.M. Raquel Martinez Peralta, frimargroup [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-14-86907, Todos Santos.

Airport Transportation - Errands
Ernesto Miranda - Rides to/from La Paz/SJDC airports, courier services, errands, help dealing with Mexican business and gov't; Car Registrations, TelCel/TelMex, CFE, Seguro Social, etc. - 612-117-7497, ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com
Cleaning Services
Justin Lindholm - Got dirt or grime? Maybe it's time for a professional cleaning. Services Offered: Tile & Grout Cleaning and Sealing -Natural Stone Cleaning and Sealing -Fine Rug Cleaning -Upholstery/Furniture Cleaning - Pressure Washing. Free Estimates - chubbsurf67 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 105 7421, Pescadero

Computer Repairs
Josue Castillo Parts, service, cleaning, anti-virus, home networking. - jocama85 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 143 1508, Pescadero

Counseling
Jolyn Wells-Moran, PhD Counseling - Twenty-nine years of experience, licensed mental health counselor (LMHC) available for counseling and/or therapy at the Healing Arts Center in Todos Santos. Supportive, totally confidential, cognitive behavioral and other best practice therapies for individual adults and counseling for couples. Sliding fee. - Jolyn Wells-moran, jwmcounseling [- at -] yahoo.com, wellsmorancounseling.bravehost.com/, 612 1059 091, Todos Santos
Home Services
Todos Santos Technologies - Water Syetem Installation, Tinaco cleaning, Satellite TV system installs and repairs. - Humberto Pardo, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, 612-104-2000, Todos Santos.
Language and Translation

Language Classes And Translation - Instituto de Inglés y Español "América," English and Spanish Classes. Written and Oral Translation Services. El Pescadero, BCS. Cell: 612-151-2385; Office: 130-3270 - Pablo Ramirez, pabloram2000 [- at -] hotmail.com

RV And Boat Towing
Baja RV and Boat Towing - Wherever you would like us to bring your boat or RV: Baja, USA, Canada. For further information, call us at 011-52-612-152-6065; or drop us an email at bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com. You can also visit our web site at www.bajawheeling.com. bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com, 612-152-6065

Solar Water Heating Systems
Solstice Solar Of Baja - Want a warm pool or hot shower without paying high energy bills? Visit Solstice Solar of Baja's website to learn about our quality systems designed for Southern Baja. - Skip Ackerman, info [- at -] solsticesolarofbaja.com, www.solsticesolarofbaja.com, 970-963-0846 or 624-142-8002

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Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted



Beautiful Home In Cabo - For sale by owner: Never-lived-in home in the private gated community of Paraiso Iguanas. Constructed 2008. Includes underground backup cistern and custom-built balcony. Minutes away from downtown Cabo with easy access to the new Todos Santos highway. Offers amazing views of both the Sea of Cortés and Pacific Ocean. Perfect as a single-family home or rental property. Asking $75,000 OBO. - Dax Morgan, sandemorgan [- at -] aol.com, 612-140-3070, Cabo San Lucas

Rental Wanted - Professional couple in their sixties looking for a rental for the months of February and March. Can pay up to $800/month. Willing to perform housesitting/maintenance chores. - Ron Rosner, rjrosner [- at -] sbcglobal.net, US 530-277-8855

Casita-Trailer-Sitting - Reliable mature Canadian semi-retired couple from Winnipeg seeking to casita-sit or trailer-sit for March and April in San Jose, Cabo, Todos Santos areas, close to beaches and ammenities if possible, will do upkeep and maintenance and gardening and possibly small renovations. references available upon request. Have family and friends living in the southern Baja, our first time here was this December and we really would like to stay for a couple of months in the New Year. - Rick Harmer, rharmer [- at -] mts.net, 204-589-6653, Baja California Sur

Trailer/palappa/outside Wet Bar For Sale - Located in Mountain Shadow RV Park, west of Pescadero which is south of Todos Santos. These 3 year old improvements are truly one of a kind. Includes 22ftx42ft steel palappa, 10ftx22ft 2nd story viewing deck(great for sunrises and sunsets), 30ft 1987 travel trailer in great shape, L-shaped 3ftx12ft granite top wet bar, propane tank, hot water tank, pila with automatic pressure pump, large private bathroom/shower, fridge, barbeque, and 9ft privacy walls on the back and one side. Cost $42, 000--will sell for $29, 900. shearer49 [- at -] yahoo.com, Baja California Sur

Lot In La Paz With Stunning Views! - For sale by owner: 287 m2 residential lot in beautiful La Paz. Sole owner, clear title. Includes documents and approved plans for custom, multi-story home with 3-car garage. All underground utilities. Located in the tranquil Lomas del Palmira; minutes away from downtown with easy access to the Malecón. Breathtaking views of the city and bay! Asking $100,000 OBO. - Dax Morgan, sandemorgan [- at -] aol.com, 612-140-3070, La Paz

Wanted - House/apt. Close To Beach - Wanted for mid January to March- One bedroom apartment or house, close to or on the beach for retired couple. - Josie Nickell, josienickell [- at -] hotmail.com, Rentals, 250-642-2008, Todos Santos

Partner/Investor - I own half an acre near Las Tunas in Todos Santos and I am seeking someone with 60k USD for construction. We then can share this resort property. Anything is possible such as building a few units or just one large structure with palapa. There is water and power at road side. Or I can sell half the lot. lowerbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

Todos Santos Beach House on a Tranquille Lush 5, 206.22 Sqmt Property - For Sale by Owner: - Two (2) separate driveway entries give the 5, 206.22 sq meter (1.25 acre) property privacy from both the front and back, giving flexibility to build additional homes or to split in the future. Soil on the property is rich organic black soil, ideal for other organic gardening.

Property is an enclosed oasis and has unlimited access to farm water that nourishes the over 85 mature mango trees, 80 lush palm trees over 5 feet, passion fruit trees, citrus fruit trees and avocado trees, all of which give the property its cool shade that is coveted in the region and frequently not available on other properties of comparable or more value in the desert landscape.
* Property has power, water (both municipal and farm water), gas and Internet.
* A 6-minute walk takes you to the secluded beach, and a 5-minute drive finds you in the heart of TS.
* Motivated Seller with Reduced Listing
If you have questions or would like to make an offer after viewing the property on YouTube (www.youtube.com/watch?v=krg9FEeiRtk), feel free to contact us. Save on the fee and make us a good offer. - Anh Walch, anhwalch [- at -] yahoo.com, 212-692-0912, Todos Santos

Looking For A Rental - Couple from California looking for a small house for rent or even intersted in house sitting. Preferably in Todos Santos or Pescadero. Email at amadornaomi [- at -] yahoo.com to contact us. - Naomi Amador, amadornaomi [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-156-8126, Baja California Sur

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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted

Note: Ads will run for two weeks unless dated. Please list the date in the title, and specify which airport. Goes without saying, everyone shares expenses for beer, gas, food, etc

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Ride To The States Needed - One mature lady, a small well behaved dog and two small bags need a ride to the states. Will help pay gas and half of lodging (if it is with another lady). 124-8071 or C 624-355-5959 - Sunny M, sunsetmorghan [- at -] yahoo.com

Northbound Ride Wanted - Leave after Jan. 1. North towards Oregon or Texas. 1 Adult Male. email: - Michael, driven_to_refusal [- at -] yahoo.com

Caravan To Todos Santos - We are traveling down to Baja in early January and looking to cross the border in Tecate on January 7. We would love to caravan with some folks. This is our first time driving down but have solid instructions from my parents who have done so every year for the past 6 or so years. We will have our two small dogs with us and hope to stay just two nights, 3 days driving. Let me know if you are interested in joining us. - Zenana Rose, zenana [- at -] zenana-spa.com, 503-901-1981, United States

La Paz To So Cal, - Would like a ride to San Diego or there about's from La Paz the week of January 20, 2013, for two active 60 year olds plus a surf board bag with boards about 108 inches and two suitcases. Will pay our share plus.... Must be in So Cal by 1/26. - Shirley Bly, pegasusbillshirley [- at -] yahoo.com, 310-480-5623 USA

Ride Available February From N. Calif. To TS - Departing Sacramento about Feb.3 to Todos Santos. Room for 1 person and belongings. Please phone us at 530-622-5350.


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Pet Corner (Lost and Found pet articles will run for two weeks)

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Lost My Puppy For Christmas - I was at Pedrito beach christmas day with my dogs and when i left I put him in the back of my truck with the rest of them but when i got home he was gone. I think he jumped out of the back and someone found him and took him home. Well, it's still your lucky day 'cause this guy is special to me and im offering a reward for his return or if you know where he is. $100 dollar cash or a nice surf board and you won't have to take care of a big dog for 14 years (expensive) and I'll get my family back together b/c I have his parents. He's purebred doberman, 8 weeks old and Red and rust. we love him and would really appreciate it if you returned him. Help me out, please call 624 134 7464 - Daniel Hawley, smokindanman [- at -] gmail.com, 624-134-7464, Pescadero

Beautiful Black Cat With Green Eyes - This cat was abandon and is one of the friendliest cats I've ever met - he will certainly keep you laughing. This cat needs a loving home. Give me a call or email me and I can send you pictures of him. - Dean Mcquillen, todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612.133.0311

Dog Found - On Sunday a nice dog followed us home from Baja Beans. She is big, white, looks like a husky, and she has an orange collar. If this is your dog please contact us. - Judy kessler, judy [- at -] kesslersinhmb.com, 612-171-2333, Pescadero

Black Lab Puppy Needs Home - 4 month old black lab puppy needs home. Please email Gillian at gillyndolly [- at -] hotmail.com; 612-176-5877 - Christine Douglas, cdoug1946 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-103-7021, Todos Santos

Found Yellow Lab - Sweet yellow lab female about one year old with red collar found her way to our home in Barrio San Juan on Wednesday morning.Her brindle buddy dog ran off and she made herself at home. Please contact ASAP before we get too attached. wisteria1019 [- at -] yahoo.com - Dawn Hope, wisteria1019 [- at -] yahoo.com, Todos Santos

Seeking A Home For A Sweet Kitten Found Yesterday -->> - Took it to the vet and he said it was a healthy kitten, 4 weeks old and just weaned. We can't tell yet if its a boy or a girl. Sweetest, cuddliest little kitten. Blue eyes, black fur with orange and white streaks in it. Please email me if you'd like to meet it. Kai2lion [- at -] gmail.com. Thanks. Kyla - Kyla White, Kai2lion [- at -] gmail.com

Found Dog - found Corgie, Corgie cross December 4th beige and white coat, found in todo santos downtown park accross from the pemex vet says 6mos old approx. - Denny, 624-1089-727

We Have Two Obviously Lost Male Labs - Baja Dogs are in the possession of 2 obviously lost golden labs (males). One has a collar, pinky red. If you think one of these dogs is yours, please call or visit Baja Dogs Adoption Center. 612 155 8948 bdlp [- at -] bajadogslapaz.org - Dhorea Ryon, www.bajadogslapaz.org

Not Getting Enough Affection? - Need some loving? There are many beautiful cats and kittens just waiting to purr for you at Kitty Heaven. You could visit with them once a week or as often as you like. You might even want to help clean up a bit or maybe buy them some food. Why don't you come for a visit? - they love meeting new friends. - Angelique, bajakitties [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0250

Good Info On What To Do If You Lose Your Dog In Baja (or Anywhere) - This excellent article courtesy of Baja Insider: www.bajainsider.com/baja-life/pet-care/findinglostdogs.htm - The Baja Western Onion


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