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Letter from the Editor

Letter From the Editor: November 2018

A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin, and culture is like a tree without roots. -Marcus Garvey A trip through time is always exciting, and this month…

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Letter From the Editor: October 2018

“…where the footprint of history, memories, love, and pain meet: that’s a cemetery.” -Mafer Cantillo The opening quote for my letter this month comes from our Editorial Assistant, Mafer Cantillo,…

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Letter From the Editor: September 2018

“When was the last time you did something for the first time?” – Various authors There’s a whole world out there of things you have never tried. And this month’s…

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Letter From the Editor: August 2018

“How did it get so late so soon?” – Dr. Seuss No one sums up the passing of time better than Dr. Seuss does in this quote. This month we…

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Letter From the Editor: July 2018

“The past informs the present.” ― Fennel Hudson This simple quote about tradition speaks volumes. We are very fortunate to be situated in the heart of an ancient civilization whose culture is…

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Letter From the Editor: June 2018

“A flock of flirting flamingos is pure, passionate, pink pandemonium.” Charley Harper   Did you know that the word “flamingo” comes from the Latin for “flame,” and a “flock” of…

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Letter From the Editor: May 2018

“To err is human; to forgive, divine.” – Alexander Pope I chose this classic quote about making mistakes because we made a REALLY big one last month! The April 15…

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Letter From the Editor: April 2018

“And that’s how my story began in the land of Yucatán.” Alberto Salum As the world seems to become a smaller and smaller place with the ease of travel and…

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Letter From the Editor: March 2018

“Honey, look! It’s a toenail moon.” – Dorothy Stein My mom used to adore stargazing. She was always in tune with the night sky and the cycles of the moon….

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Letter From the Editor: February 2018

“Travelers seek to experience things with all five senses.” – Amanda Strickland When you travel, you can see, hear, touch, smell, and taste. The state of Yucatán has a wealth…

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Letter From the Editor: January 2018

“There’s a party goin’ on right here…” (Kool and the Gang) And the song continues, “A celebration to last throughout the years…” This sums up the mood at Yucatán Today….

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Letter from the Editor: December 2017

Without renewal of mind, there is no transformation. ― Lailah Gifty Akita With this December edition of the magazine we are turning our thoughts toward family celebrations and the end…

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Letter from the Editor: November 2017

You know you’re in Yucatán when… If there is a theme running through this edition, it’s simply how very Yucatecan everything is. If you’ve eaten in any restaurant that serves…

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Letter from the Editor: October 2017

“The souls of the dearly departed have a date with their loved ones who are still alive.” – Hanal Pixán Our October edition is usually the month with the strongest…

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Letter from the Editor: September 2017

“Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment.” Thomas Carlyle I’m inspired by accomplishment this month! There is a sense of pride that runs through this edition. A traditional Yucatecan recipe,…

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Letter from the Editor: August 2017

Pink isn’t just a color, it’s an attitude! Miley Cyrus Thanks to Miley Cyrus for her original take on color…and more about pink in a moment! When I think of…

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Letter from the Editor: July 2017

“Sometimes just being on a beach with my loved ones is all the adventure I need.” Guy Laliberté I grew up in Huntington Beach, in southern California, in the 1960s….

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Letter from the Editor: June 2017

“A thing that you see in my pictures is that I was not afraid to fall in love with these people.” (Annie Leibovitz) Photography is such an essential part of…

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Letter from the Editor: May 2017

“Blessings come in a variety of shapes, colors, and sizes.” Craig Groeschel This month’s edition of Yucatán Today is all about variety. Of course there is no end to the…

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Letter from the Editor: April 2017

“The soul is healed by being with children.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky I chose this lovely quotation about children for my letter this month because April 30 is “Día del Niño”…

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