12 Days of Latino Children’s Christmas Books and Activities

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Random Christmas Act of Kindness

Gifts for the Elderly

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Christmas Traditions

6 Ways to Celebrate Three Kings Day in Puerto Rico

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Christmas in Puerto Rico

Thanksgiving is over, and we’re gearing up for Christmas!!!  Where is the best place to celebrate Navidades?  Simple….

Three Kings Day and Epiphany Around the World

During this holiday season Christians across the world celebrate Christmas, and the Epiphany. The Epiphany or Twelfth Day is the celebration of the three wise men who followed the star to Bethlehem looking for baby Jesus. They followed the star to bring Jesus gifts of gold, myrrh, and frankincense 12 days after he was born.

Puerto Rican Christmas Desserts {Tembleque and Flan}

I relish at the opportunity to make these sweet treats during the holidays and/or special occasions. If I were to make them all the time, guess who will end up eating most of them? Me!

Three Kings Day Fiesta for Kids

Three Kings Day is a major celebration in our home as well as in many Latin American countries.  For us it is the culmination of the holiday festivities that kicked-off with Thanksgiving. This post contains affiliate links if you click on the link, and if you make a purchase I will receive a small monetary compensation.

Puerto Rican Sandwich Spread (Sandwichitos de mezcla)
Puerto Rican Sandwich Spread (Sandwichitos de mezcla)

Puerto Rican sandwich spread (sandwichitos de mezcla) is a staple in every party, event or family gathering in Puerto Rico. What is it? It’s a creamy and delish mixture of cheese, luncheon meat, pimentos and cream cheese nicely spread between two slices of white bread.

Traditional Southern New Years Day Dinner

We’re kicking off the new year in true Southern style! My mother-in-law has graciously cooked for us a New Years Day dinner. The menu was white rice, black-eyed peas, sweet potato casserole, chitterlings (pig intestines), collard greens, baked chicken (normally this would not be included in the new years day dinner,but since little one and I don’t eat “chit’lins” mother-in-law made it for us),  and corn bread.