Tag Archives: Cinco de Mayo

A Holiday You May Have Missed!

Every day in May is a holiday. Except one! There are serious days like National Day of Prayer and Memorial Day. There are the things-to-do days, like Free Comic Book Day (5/7), Eat What you Want Day (5/11), Red Nose Day … Continue reading

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Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Honestly? I’m a gringo. But I grew up near enough to take daytrips into México. And I always had enough friends with big Mexican families to get a taste of—and for—south-of-the-border culture. Which, to me, meant The Two Fs: Family … Continue reading

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Happy Cinco de Mayo!

There are 2 kinds of people in the world: those who can pronounce Sriracha and those who can’t (“Sir Acha,” “Shurako,” “My Sharona”). It’s pronounced See-ROTCH-ah, by the way (the first “R” is silent). You’re welcome. And, yes, I know … Continue reading

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