Celebrating 100 Years of Mexican Cultura

Celebrating 100 Years of Mexican Cultura

This is a sponsored post written on behalf of Cerveza Montejo. All opinions are our own. We’ve spent a lot of time the last couple of months thinking about our Mexican heritage. Not that doing so is anything new around us. The difference as of late is that our contemplation has been less […]

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Because My Mexican Mother Said So: Ballet Folklórico Is Beautiful!

So this weekend we got to see the Leyenda Dance Company perform in Houston for Cinco de Mayo.  It was really quite a treat because the whole thing felt more like a production instead of just an expression of culture in dance.  There were high kicks and body movements reminiscent […]

The True Story Behind My Own Ballet Folklorico Experience

The other day, a while ago, I wrote about how we forced Edgar into ballet folkclorico when he told us he didn’t speak Spanish.  So many of you were so supportive about our decision to register him in that class and our efforts to familiarize him with his roots, including […]