Latino culture, Travel

A to Z Challenge: Few K words in Spanish

K is for Kilogramo and Kilómetro. Not acquainted with the metric system nor thinking it had much importance proved that ignorance is not bliss. I was in my twenties when I traveled to Mexico and had no idea that it was important to know what a kilómetro (km) or kilogramo (kg) meant. Okay, I'd heard the… Continue reading A to Z Challenge: Few K words in Spanish

Family, Parenting

How I Found Happy Family Memories in a Token

  I was going to write about the commercialization of Cinco de Mayo and how much I disliked the marketing of a cultural holiday that symbolizes the hope and pride of a people. About how much I hate to see "Drinko De Mayo," and "Nacho Ordinary Cinco," slogans. The distaste for ads featuring tacos and sombreros.… Continue reading How I Found Happy Family Memories in a Token