Movie Review: Leonardo DiCaprio in ‘The Revenant’

Where to begin with The Revenant? There’s so much to say about this film it’s hard to decipher where to begin. Let’s start with the director, Alejandro González Iñárritu. Yes, the same Alejandro González Iñárritu who took home an Academy Award for his film Birdman last year. He’s mexicano so of course we wanted to support his […]

10 Gueys to Know You’re in Texas!

We’ve said it more than once and we’re not afraid to repeat it. There’s something special about living in Texas. Sure, we catch a lot of flack for say our politicians, our laws… We could go on, but hey, that’s not the point! Instead, why not celebrate a few of […]

The magic of Jenni Rivera: La Gran Señora

Her star power was real. SO REAL! Recently we came across this song by Jenni Rivera, which again reminded us why she was such a star. The song is called La Gran Señora and it pretty much is the ultimate comeback for the scorned woman who is talking directly to her […]

Learning Spanish from The Hateful Eight’s “Bob The Mexican”

It’s no secret that learning bad words in another language is WAY MORE fun than actually learning proper usage. It just kind of comes more naturally, ¿apoco no? That’s also kind of why we started our Mexi-Vocabulario series a while back. We need to pick that series back up… speaking of […]

Latinos in Texas show up and show out for Hispanicize Houston

Tejano. What does that one singular word mean? Well if you look it up in the Urban Dictionary here’s the quick and dirty version: Originally someone of Mexican descent who was born and/or raised in Texas. Used to distinguish them from people from Mexico (Mexicanos). A type of music based […]

Lessons from my brother

Lessons from my brother

The word is pride. It’s taken quite some time to arrive at this singular expression of emoción, but after careful (very careful if you know me well) thought and consideration, that is really the most appropriate palabra to describe what this picture evokes in me. My nephew took it this weekend on a […]

Marriage is hard

Marriage is hard

I mean, correction, marriage is effing hard. And don’t let anyone tell you different. It really does seem at any stage, at any age, marriage is as fragile, fickle thing that can be tested at almost every turn. In truth, we honestly don’t mean for that to come across as negative […]

Holiday Celebrations 2015

Holiday Celebrations 2015

We’ve been making the rounds this holiday season. Like literally, LOL! It actually feels like we’ve been to more holiday celebrations this year already then we ever have in the past. And no pos well that’s not a complaint… we’ve also been much more into the spirit of the season this year […]