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Janet Blaser, Author at Expats In Mexico

Janet Blaser

Janet Blaser
Janet Blaser is the author of the best-selling book, “Why We Left: An Anthology of American Women Expats,” and also writes regularly for CNBC, where a video about her life in Mazatlán has been viewed more than 1.5 million times. Stay connected at www.janetblaser.com or on Facebook/Instagram, @TheJanetBlaser.
Traditional holiday food in Mexico

Tasty Holiday Gifts in Mexico

I’m one of those old-school people who like to bring a small gift when I’m invited to someone’s home; a hostess gift, if you...
Pan dulce found in Mexico

Pan Dulce Is Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice  

While there’s always the question of how much is too much, I think it’s safe to say we all like something sweet now and...
Street Food in Mexico

Mexico Has Some of the Best Street Food in the World

Expats In Mexico food writer Janet Blaser knows food and explains why Mexico has some of the best street food in the world in her latest article.
Shopping cart with produce

How Much Food You Can Buy in Mazatlán for Five Bucks

Even though I’ve lived on the west coast of Mexico for 16 years, I still find myself surprised at how much food you can...
Mazatlan Golden Zone

Moving to Mazatlán for the Second Time

Maureen Geraghty sits on the beach in front of her condo, relaxing at the end of another day in proverbial paradise. Watching the sunset...
Fruteria in a Mazatlán mercado

Mexico’s Mercados Offer More than Just Shopping  

One thing I learned quickly after moving to Mexico is Mexico’s mercados offer more than just shopping. Whether you are in Mexico as a...
Overlooking Mazatlan, Mexico

Why I Love Living in Mazatlán

Someone asked me the other day why I love living in Mazatlán.  It has been 15 years since I moved to Mexico, and 12...