"There are many people in history who embrace the culture that defines them but only a few become engraved in it; Frida Kahlo is one of those individuals. In Mexican society she represents the folkloric joy, the indigenous pre-Hispanic pride, the European immigrant dream, and the revolutionar...
The artistic process and techniques used in the creation of these captivating wooden Alebrijes.
Alebrijes are carved wooden figures created by Oaxacan artisans. They have become so popular that even the world’s most respected Spanish language authority, the La Real Academia de la Lengua Esp...
¿Sabías Que...Did you know that: In supermarkets today you can buy all kinds of concentrates, pastes and cubes to make mole in just a few minutes. And if you would like to serve a good, red rice as well, all you have to do is buy a little bag of rice that is almost ready to be served! I wonder w...
For Frida, her paintings were not a representation of dreams but a way to cope with the reality of life.
She told her story from her own point of view and through the pain and passion of her experiences.
Her existence embodies the principle of contradiction. She was an emblem of revolution a...
12 Green Tomatillos pealed and cut in halves
2 Serrano Chiles
¼ Onion finely chopped
Salt to taste
½ Garlic Clove
1 Cup Grated Cheese (Mexican Mix or Mozarela)
¾ Cup Fresh Cream chopped
3 Tb Vegetable Oil
Wash and peal green tomatillos. Boil tomatillo...