Wixárika Culture: The Legend of the Blue Deer

Wixárika Culture: The Legend of the Blue Deer

Regina Campos
The Wixárika, Wixaritari (pl), commonly known as Huichol, are among Mexico's most fascinating indigenous groups with living cultures. They inhabit ...
Wixárika Culture: The Legend of the Blue Deer

Wixárika Culture: The Legend of the Blue Deer

Regina Campos
The Wixárika, Wixaritari (pl), commonly known as Huichol, are among Mexico's most fascinating indigenous groups with living cultures. They inhabit ...
Authentic Pumpkin Empanadas, Empanadas de Calabaza

Authentic Pumpkin Empanadas, Empanadas de Calabaza

Authentic Mexican RecipesRegina Campos
Pumpkin empanadas authentic recipe. Seasoned, “the Mexican way” with piloncillo, cloves, and cinnamon, the filling of these empanadas is a true delicacy. Usually served for the sobremesa... Read More...
Reflections on Día de Muertos: There's Power in Cultura

Reflections on Día de Muertos: There's Power in Cultura

Regina Campos

This week's blog is a reflection rooted in appreciation and gratitude. Learn what it was like to grow up with Día de Muertos, our memories about them, and what it means for us today for everyone in Lolo... Read more...

Choo Ba'ak: The Cleaning of the Bones in Pomuch, Campeche

Choo Ba'ak: The Cleaning of the Bones in Pomuch, Campeche

Día de MuertosRegina Campos

Choo Ba'ak, “Limpieza de Huesos/Cleaning of Bones”, a tradition in Pomuch, Campeche where people clean the bones of their deceased, who rest all year long in half-open wooden boxes that rest in their niches in the cemetery... Read more...

La Catrina: Mexico's Iconic Day of the Dead Great Dame

La Catrina: Mexico's Iconic Day of the Dead Great Dame

Día de MuertosRegina Campos
Being such an iconic, striking, and characteristic representation of the Day of the Dead, the story behind La Catrina is just as interesting as what it represents today... Read More...
The Legend of the Cempasúchil Flower

The Legend of the Cempasúchil Flower

Día de MuertosRegina Campos
Have you ever wondered how is the cempasúchil flower related to the celebration of the Day of the Dead? Read on and find out here how the love of young Xóchitl, and Huitzilin created the most beautiful flower... Read more...
33 Día de Muertos' Interesting Facts!

33 Día de Muertos' Interesting Facts!

Día de MuertosRegina Campos
In this note we put together a list of very interesting, fun, and curious facts about Día de Muertos. Let us know which is your favorite one! Read more...