What Valentine’s day means to a Mexican

Valentine’s day is more than just an excuse to celebrate a lover. In Mexico the day is called “Día del Amor y la Amistad”, which means “Day of Love and Friendship”. Romantic love is indeed celebrated, but so is the love between parents and children, between friends, between family members, collegues, etc. There are so […]

Patience paid off

Yesterday was a very happy day for me. I was finally granted full permanent residence to Canada!!!! I sent my initial forms filled out to Immigration Canada  489 days ago.  So after a long process that required lots of attention to detail, organization, translating of paperwork and above all patience, I am glad that the […]