The importance of marigolds in Día De Los Muertos Day of the Dead celebrations

Why are Marigolds Important in the Day of the Dead Celebrations?

The importance of marigolds in Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) celebrations is multifaceted and deeply rooted in tradition. Due to their symbolic significance, marigolds are an essential part of the Día De Los Muertos celebrations. These bright orange and yellow flowers are chosen for several reasons, from their symbolism to their bright … Read more

boy reading books in Spanish

Best Hispanic Heritage Books For Kids of Every Age

If you’re looking for the best Hispanic Heritage books for kids you have come to the right place. Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated every year from September 15 to October 15 in the United States. During this time, people honor the cultures, traditions, and contributions of Hispanic and Latinx Americans. Connecting with their roots and … Read more

Guatemalan Christmas dinner with tamales

Christmas Traditions In Guatemala

Are you wondering what Guatemalan Christmas traditions are like? Let me tell you that Christmas in Guatemala is full of holiday traditions and delicious food. From las posadas navideñas and Noche Buena to the smell of fresh pine and delicious tamales colorados accompanied by hot chocolate or ponche de frutas, the Guatemalan Christmas holidays are … Read more

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month Every Day

This post has been sponsored by SheSpeaks, however all opinions are my own. In our home, we don’t wait for Hispanic Heritage Month to come around but celebrate our pride for our Hispanic heritage and roots every day. That pride was part of the reason for starting this blog. I wanted to share with other … Read more

Quetzal bird craft made of toilet paper tube. DIY project to celebrate Guatemala's independence. Guatemalan craft.

Latin American Crafts for Kids to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

National Hispanic Heritage Month is a great time to teach your children about their unique heritage. In addition to providing your kids with opportunities to learn throughout the month, making fun crafts is a great way to teach them about their Hispanic heritage. Enjoy time together planning and creating these beautiful Hispanic Heritage Month crafts. … Read more