The mule is firmly established in the culture largely due to the role the mule had in the Christmas Story and has his own day in June celebrated with toys.
Lupita Reyes is a euphemism for the holiday season spanning from the day for the Virgin of Guadalupe (Lupita) through Three Kings’ Day (Reyes).
How learning to dance led me down the many rabbit holes of faith and culture in SMA.
Naming a baby Tallulah Maria de la Luz, so she can enjoy a rich spiritual and indigenous heritage and the obvious nickname of Talu Malu.
Angels are a source of endless troubling speculation but here in SMA, angels are personified as relatable people that provide aid.
2015 is dedicated to Divine Mercy, the merciful love of God who can forgive anything we have done. The red and blue image is all over town.
The impact of the first female saint, her relics and getting a taxi in SMA.
To be in SMA is always to be one with the weather. Because in nature is where the indigenous believed God is, isn’t outside where you should be too?
The Infant of Prague is a small statue of Jesus once owned by St. Theresa of Avila with an impact on local wedding traditions.
Being a godparent in SMA is a lifelong commitment, not just an excellent chance to lead a limbo line!