Happy Mother’s Day!

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Mommy, the record keeper, the photo taker, the memory maker. She’s always behind the lens, making sure to capture those little moments. She knows they are only little once, and for such a short time. She feels them grow, change. She sees it before anyone else. She tries to capture each milestone the best she […]

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Making Colombian Tamales

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Every Christmas, my mother-in-law and her siblings gather to make Tamales Tolimenses, a traditional Colombian food. It takes time. They go to the market to buy fresh chicken, meat and veggies, they clean and prepare the plantain leaves, they grind the cornmeal. They wash and cut until it is time to cook. Then everything is put […]