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What is a Day of the Dead Ofrenda and How is It Prepared?

When you receive a visitor in Mexico, you always receive them with open arms. The same goes for the dead.

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A Day of the Dead Altar to Celebrate Frida & diego's Love Story

Embellished by hundreds of flowers and garlands of cempasuchil, this altar created by fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier is magical.

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La Casa Azul

Frida lived the majority of her life in La Casa Azul.

Today, La Casa Azul continues to preserve many of Frida’s possessions as they originally were. This video includes snapshots of her paint brushes, paintings, and other objects that she treasured.

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otomi face masks

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These cotton face masks are made by a group of artisan women in Tenango de Doria, Hidalgo. They use traditional embroidery techniques to embroider whimsical creatures inspired by cave paintings that pre-date the Aztec empire.

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These cotton face masks are made by a group of artisan women in Tenango de Doria, Hidalgo. They use traditional embroidery techniques to embroider whimsical creatures inspired by cave paintings that pre-date the Aztec empire.

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These cotton face masks are made by a group of artisan women in Tenango de Doria, Hidalgo. They use traditional embroidery techniques to embroider whimsical creatures inspired by cave paintings that pre-date the Aztec empire.

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San Cristobal

San Cristobal de las Casas and the state of Chiapas has its own Mayan culture, food, and language that is distinct from the rest of Mexico. The diverse and rugged geography has allowed this region to remain isolated from the country and to retain a strong cultural identity.

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Oaxaca CIty

Oaxaca is one of the few states in Mexico that has conserved its history, gastronomy, and culture in a unique and special way.Very few places in the world are so jam-packed with art, culture, history, architecture, amazing food and drink, and beautiful nature.

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Puebla City

Known for its food and arts, Puebla is the birthplace of several iconic Mexican dishes including mole poblano and chiles en nogada. There’s just one thing that some might find more enticing—La Calle de los Dulces which translates to Candy Street.

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FALL RECIPES

Pumpkin Churros

Susana Villasuso shares her delicious recipe for pumpkin churros with chocolate ganache and salted caramel sauce.

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Sugar skulls

Nicole Makrinos Reyna teaches us how to make sugar skulls just in time for Day of the Dead season.

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PUmpkin Flan

Yvette Marquez shares her recipe for tres leches pumpkin flan. This is the perfect recipe to serve during Thanksgiving.

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Guanajuato

Guanajuato is often referred to as the prettiest city in Mexico. Filled with history, magic, colorful homes, and winding alleys, this has long been a popular place for weekend vacationers from Mexico City and Guadalajara

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DAY OF THE DEAD NATIVITY

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Casa Proserpina

Virtually escape to a 300-year-old hacienda located in the heart of San Miguel de Allende. This enchanting city is one of the most magical places in the world.

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Jovita Idár

Jovita was, a Mexican-American journalist, known for promoting the rights of Mexican-Americans and women and she wasn’t afraid to fight for First Amendment rights.

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Frijoles Charros

Frijoles charros are named in honor of traditional horsemen from Mexico. This dish typically includes pinto beans stewed with onion, bacon, roasted tomatoes and jalapeños.

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