Historically, the first written record of the piñata comes from the famous Marco Polo during his visit to China. He records seeing brightly colored animals, including…
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Mexican traditions are filled with fun, food and Posadas. Outsiders may question the posada, but it’s a brilliant event that occurs over a nine-day period leading up to Christmas Day. Las Posadas are a very important part of Christmas tradition in Mexico.
Recipe: Mexican Fruit Punch
If you want to prepare the traditional Mexican Fruit Punch don’t think about it. Impress your Mexican friends with this simple recipe.
What do you need?
3 apples chopped in small cubes you don’t need to peal them
250 grams of peeled tejocotes
6 guavas chopped…
Food is a culture and an art form. Just as artists have been inspired by famous figures, some of our favorite dishes and drinks we enjoy today were inspired by and named after prominent people in history. In this edition of Happy Melange, we look at famous gastronomy.
Mexico tourism is on the rise. People from across the world go to Mexico for its rich culture, beautiful beaches, cheap high-end hotels and festivals. Party-goers flock to the country, too. And one event seems to come straight out of legends, but it’s a strong part of Mexican history: The Day…
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In 2007, marketing people found out that 10-second ads were more effective than 30-second ads at reeling in customers. What’s the best way to sell a product in ten seconds? A catchy jingle that gets stuck in your head for hours (well-played, marketers).
Comedian/singer-songwriter Jude Perl, who also writes jingles…
It is not that it makes me mad or that I am in direct competition with my pet but being Leo Di Caprio’s unfamous friend is a weird feeling to have with my pet.
As I switch between my personal Instagram and…
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