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#mexico #love #family #mexicans #food
#mexico #love #family #mexicans #food

It was the month before my quince, October 2022. I was looking around this mexican shop filled with original authentic Mexican merchandise. The moment I walked in with my grandma we both felt so relieved. Everything in the shop made us feel so nostalgic. The pots and furniture made us miss Mexico from the shores of America elicits a unique blend of emotions, a complex symphony that resonates with memories of vibrant culture, warm hospitality, and a rich tapestry of history. One cannot discuss missing Mexico without acknowledging the profound impact of its culture.Culinary nostalgia also plays a significant role in the pangs of missing Mexico. Whether it's the heartfelt greetings from neighbors or the joyous celebrations that bring people together, the warmth of Mexican hospitality is a beacon that illuminates memories of shared laughter and camaraderie. As I stand on American soil, the sentiment of missing Mexico is not an indictment of my current surroundings but rather a testament to the profound impact that a place can have on one's identity. The yearning for Mexico is a testament to the enduring allure of its culture, the irresistible flavors of its cuisine, the warmth of its hospitality, and the deep historical roots that bind the past to the present.

Place(s): mexico,new york

– danna josé

Relationship:  Grandchild of im/migrant Grandchild of im/migrant