Tag Archives: mexico

Do other countries have Thanksgiving?

Before I started digging into Thanksgiving, I thought it was just some kind of historical holiday where Pilgrims were able to peacefully interact with Native Americans and survive the winter. Eventually, in modern times it became this vague holiday about “giving thanks” and “being thankful”. Thanksgiving is a traditional celebration of harvest. Given that people… Read More »

In what states are Mexicans not the dominant Hispanic minority?

More than half of my city is of Mexican descent. It’s an integral part of who I am. It’s weird when I go anywhere else that doesn’t have panderias and lavanderias. Because I find it interesting how Mexican my city is, I often wanna know how other people in different areas experience Mexican culture. One of… Read More »