Archives for October 2014

How to Make Your Own Mexican Sugar Skulls

The Day of the Dead is right around the corner. This Mexican celebration takes place November 1st through the 2nd. During the Day of the Dead festivals in Mexico, families celebrate and welcome the deceased into their homes. They decorate alters and grave sites with food, flowers, alcohol, trinkets, and sugar skulls. These gifts are presented to the dead, because families believe that happy spirits will watch over them and bring them good fortune in the coming year. [Read more…]

3 Finger-Licking Good Mexican Finger Foods

So you’re on the hunt for the perfect bite-sized Mexican snack. Well, it just so happens that we’ve found three amazingly satisfying Mexican finger foods that’ll have your taste buds begging for more. [Read more…]

5 Mexican Traditions and Customs You Should Adopt

Mexico is a diverse country indeed. While many different cultures have influenced the social fabric of Mexico, there are still certain traditions and customs that live on, even beyond the country’s boundaries. [Read more…]