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.
Frida Kahlo was born July 6, 1907, in Coyoacan, Mexico. She was the third daughte...
Day of the Dead: Celebration, History & Origins
From the beginning of time, man has felt the need to explain the mystery of life and death. Many civilizations and cultures have created rituals to try and give meaning to human existence.
· Where do we come from?· Why does life end?
· Is t...
Ingredients1½ cups Flour
½ cups Sugar
2 Packets Dry Yeast
1t Anis Seed
½ cup Milk½ cup Water½ cup Butter4 Eggs
4½ cups Flour
Mix all dry ingredients together except the 4 1/2 cups of flour
In a sm...
Spanish is one of the most important languages in the world. But what exactly is language?
Language emerged due to man's need to communicate with others. In prehistoric times, men communicated through very simple oral, and sometimes written, language, and made drawings...
In Mexico, Christmas is the best season of the year. With the fiesta-loving, lively nature that sets us apart, we Mexicans have styled this religious celebration very much in our own fashion. So much so that perhaps no where else in the world do so many traditions exist to celebrate it, fro...
The Merienda de Reyes is truly a multicultural event.
The Spaniards brought the tradition of celebrating the Epiphany and sharing the Rosca to the New World. The Rosca is served along with Tamales, made of corn which was the pre-Hispanic food per excel lance, and hot chocolate.