THIS MONTH IN COFFEE TALK

SEPTEMBER 2019

¡MÉXICO!

On September 16, Mexico will commemorate her fight for indepenence from Spain, which started 209 years ago, on September 16, 1810. The struggle would last for eleven years, ending on September 27, 1821, with the victorious march into Mexico City by the insurgent army under Agustin Iturbide. That part of New Spain which we know as Mexico had much more territory in 1821 than it does now. It encompassed a vast part of what are now the southwestern states of the United States, including my home state of Texas. We can’t know what might have happened if Spain had been able to keep her American lands, but we can be sure that our own stories would be quite different.

MEXICO IN 1819, TWO YEARS BEFORE WINNING THE WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE


16 de septiembre

Map of Mexico in 1819

Guadalajara, Guadalajara (song)

Guadalajara, Guadalajara (gallery)

My First Year in Mexico

Progenitors of La Raza

English / Spanish Glossary of Edible Plants

Beyond Burritos and Margaritas: Mexican Foods You May Not Have Met Yet

HOME COOKING: Café de Olla


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ELITE PERFORMANCE CHIROPRACTIC, McKINNEY, TEXAS


ZINGARA ARTE EXPERIENCES, PUERTO MORELOS, MEXICO

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