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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…

Mexican Menudo

Mexican dishes that Jon doesn’t want to try.

“I’m convinced that anyone who doesn’t like Mexican food is a psychopath.” ― Jim Gaffigan, Food: A Love Story Now that we live in Omaha, NE, my chances to find more authentic Mexican dishes has increased a lot. And as a good Mexican, I’ve been trying to teach to my gringo the deliciousness of my culture and…

No blogging

No writing for my blog

A few months ago when I decided to create this blog, I think I forgot to mention that I was a stay at home mom to a 1-year-old baby girl. Also at that point, my husband, was the only working to provide for our little family. Now, things have changed a lot!!. I got a…

Why I haven’t been blogging lately?

A few months ago when I decided to create this blog, I think I forgot to mention that I was a stay at home mom to a 1-year-old baby girl and that my husband, Jon, was the only working to provide for our family. Now, that has changed. I got a job in a new…

Immigrating from Mexico to the US.

My immigration process. It’s been a little bit over 5 years since I immigrated to the USA from my country, Mexico. To be honest, I never thought that I would ever leave Mexico, I was really happy there, I had a good job as an IT professional, my whole family was there, I wasn’t rich…

Immigrating from Mexico to the USA.

My immigration process. It’s been over 5 years since I left Mexico City to live in the USA. To be honest, I never thought that I would ever leave Mexico, I was really happy there, I had a good job as an IT professional, my whole family was there, I wasn’t rich but I had…