Yes, it's that time again...not Halloween, but Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) on November 1 and 2nd. I used to hear that celebrating Dia de Los Muertos (DLM)was morbid. But with some understanding of the cultural concept of Dia, it has become quite trendy--a real party. We did not celebrate DLM in my… Continue reading What’s up with Mexican Culture and Death?
http://www.latinalista.com Right after the candy and costumes of Halloween, we have the celebration of Dia De Los Muertos, the Day of the Dead (DoD). This is an ancient tradition which has been reintroduced into the United States in the 1990's. I am the second generation Mexican American. The DoD celebration was not part of my childhood… Continue reading 10 Must Have Items for Dia De Los Muertos