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Las Tortillas

The Essential Element of Mexican Cuisine Tortillas are the quintessential staple food of the Mexican diet and cuisine. A flatbread as well as an instrument to eat, the tortilla is now popular all around the world. Tacos, tostadas, chips, quesadillas, enchiladas and burritos wouldn't exist witho... Read More

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Pastel de las Tres Leches

In recent times the Tres Leches cake, or Pastel de las Tres Leches became one of the most popular Mexican Desserts.  It is a sponge cake in many recipes, or a butter cake, soaked in three kinds of milk (thus the name of Tres Leches) : evaporated milk, condensed milk, and heavy whipping cream. ... Read More

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The History of Mexican Pottery

"A peoples' creativity, its sensitivity and its finesse can all be appreciated through its pottery."  Herbert Read Art Historian Since the emergence of the  Olmec  culture, considered to be the mother of the Mesoamerican cultures, ceramics, pottery making, took an important place ... Read More

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Mexican Word of the Day : Madre

The word  Madre means Mother in Spanish but it has so many other popular meanings when used in different phrases and circumstances.   Madre Solo hay Una    There's only one mother, appreciate her!   En la madre!   Oh crap!   A toda madre!  So cool!   Ni madre.  No... Read More

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Mexican Mother’s Day

The two most important celebrations in Mexico are December 12 celebrating Our Lady of Guadalupe and May 10 Mother's Day in Mexico.   In a sense, both dates celebrate mothers and show the importance of mothers in the Mexican Culture.  Our Lady of Guadalupe is Mexico's spiritual mother, loved and... Read More

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Aztec Maya Toltec: Sayings Popular Pre-Columbian Wisdom

Limpia tu mente y todo se limpiará. Limpia tu corazón y todo se limpiará. Aztec Clean your mind & your heart and everything will be cleaned.  No puedes poner maíz en una canasta con huecos. Maya You can't put corn in a basket with holes.  Donde quiera que vayas, presentate ... Read More
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