January 6, 2015

The Symbolism of the Rosca de Reyes

Tweet   Today many families are celebrating Three Kings Day, my family in Mexico especially. As I’ve mentioned before, Three Kings Day is a big deal for the kids because January 6th is the day the Kings bring them gifts, just as they brought gold, frankincense, and myrrh to the Baby Jesus. We also celebrate this […]

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January 24, 2014


Tweet   Soon, Candlemas will be here, February 2nd, and judging from the confused faces I get when I mention it, I guess I have some explaining to do. Now, I’ve made passing reference to it before when writing about Three Kings Day, because in the region of Mexico where I come from, and in […]

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