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An Ortega Family Easter

Latino family holiday traditions...Easter in Casa Ortega Easter in Casa Ortega is coming into its own as the Spring counterpart to Christmas: a lot of waiting and preparing, followed by a rush of celebration (and sugar!).

Creating Traditions, but Keeping It Simple

¡Feliz año nuevo! and ¡Feliz Navidad! In our family, Christmas is not over. The twelve day season extends through New Year’s Day until Dia De Reyes, or Epiphany, when the three wisemen traditionally deliver gifts to Mexican