Calavera – Día de los Muertos

By Path to Citizenship Series on the November 2019 Edition In the late 1800s and early 1900s, Jose Guadalupe Posada began creating engraving and etchings to illustrate the newspapers of the day called broadsheets. His prints of skeletons doing everyday jobs are still called Calaveras today. Posada was the first to sketch the skeletons wearing […]

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EIight Myths Regarding Spaying and Neutering

By Friends of Mexican Animal Welfare on the November 2019 Edition When it comes to spaying and neutering (fixing), misunderstandings abound. This is particularly true to the Mexican culture. Owners worry that ‘fixing’ their pet may cause undesirable side-effects. Nothing could be further from the truth! Here are a few of the most common misconceptions…. My female […]

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Pumpkin Seed Sauce Enchiladas (Enpipianadas)

By Manzanillo Sun Writer on the May 2019 Edition Ingredients Enpipianadas ✓3- 1/8 oz. hulled untoasted pumpkin seeds (about 10 tbsp.) ✓1Serrano pepper2 if you like it spicy ✓1small garlic clove unpeeled ✓1cupof water or chicken broth ✓½tsp.of salt ✓8“La Tortilla Factory”handmade style corn tortillas* ✓¼cupof vegetable oil to fry the tortillas ✓2tbsp.of lard or oil […]

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