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10 Most Popular Last & First Names

  In Mexico both the father's and mother's last name are used as a person's last name. So a person might be named  Pedro Ramírez López.    Pedro (first name) Ramírez (Father's last name) López (mother's last name) . All of their official documents such as birth certificate, passport, ... Read More

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Mexican Arts & Crafts

    There are many ways of getting to know a country, its people, its customs and traditions. One is traveling the country from North to South and from East to West. Another is studying what has been written about it. And another is observing its daily life, talking with the people... Read More

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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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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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