Remembering Loved Ones

Every year we try to host a family reunion to not only gather together and celebrate life, but to spend time remembering loved ones who are now gone.  We took a break last year to deal with illness and losses in the family, but this year we got back on track. Now mind you, this is not

5 Ways to Honor Hispanic Heritage Month – El Mes de la Herencia Hispana

Yay! It’s Hispanic Heritage Month!  But what does that mean?  Don’t worry, I’m here to explain and share 5 easy ways to honor Hispanic Heritage Month.First, a little background.  According to Hispanic Heritage Month (El Mes de la Herencia Hispana) was started In 1968 by President Lyndon Johnson as a week long affair.  And

5 Super Easy Ways to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo #TheRealCincoDeMayo

First, what is Cinco de Mayo?   Cinco de Mayo celebrates the Mexican victory over the French on May 5, 1862 at the Battle of Puebla.  While many mistake it as Mexico’s Independence Day, which is actually September 16, it’s not.  But it is a noted victory because it represents our (Mexican) resistance to the invasion of a world