The Mexican St. Valentine’s Day

The roots of Valentine’s day can be traced back to ancient Rome and started as fertility festival held in mid February.  Later the church adopted the holiday to Christianize the holiday. Not much is known about who St. Valentine was and there is evidence that there...

Food Brings People Together

In every country, culture and family food bring people together. There are multitudes of restaurants, food trucks, bodegas, sports arenas, movie theatres, airports…all filled with different foods. There are Food Networks, blogs about food, and even food critics!...

How to make Homemade Menudo

Reynas! The countdown to 2019 is fast approaching! ¿Están listas? There are so many things to prepare for before the end of the year! As we wind down 2018, it’s meaningful to reflect back in gratitude for the experiences we’ve had as well as our accomplishments....

Las Posadas

Reynas! Las Posadas are here! Are you ready? Today we start the beautiful tradition of gathering within our community to honor the walk that Joseph and Mary did from Nazareth to Bethlehem to give birth to the baby Jesus. It is said that it took Mary and Joseph 9 days...

Mexican traditions at the end of the year

Amores! This is my absolute favorite time of the year! I love the music, the traditions, my family coming over to visit, and everyone being happy and full of Christmas spirit, verdad? I remember one Christmas cuando era niña we had a huge family reunion (como hacen...

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