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No family is perfect

Family differences

“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.” –Desmond Tutu As a Mexican and as a person, my family means everything to me. Since I was a kid, I remember growing up in an environment surrounded by a big family. This would include my mom’s parents, her…

Mother’s Day in Mexico

“All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.” – Abraham Lincoln Mother’s Day is one of the most important holidays in Mexico. I would say in my opinion, is the second most important celebration, being Christmas the biggest one. For Mexicans, the celebration of this day could be a…

cinco de mayo

The truth behind Cinco de Mayo

“Despite Latinos’ best efforts to explain the true story behind Cinco de Mayo, it seems nothing will stop fraternities and the general American public from turning the holiday into an excuse to get turnt up. But we refuse to surrender!” — Carolina Moreno Since I moved to the USA back in 2013 I realized that a…