Celebrating your heritage

For many of us, our heritage is an integral part of who we are. We never really stop and think much about it, we hardly show it. Rather, pieces of it emerge, adding the spice to our lives, our personalities, or at times guiding us through difficult times. And yet some, choose not to honor their heritage, to always look forward and plot their own course. No one choice can be said to be right or wrong, the choice must be right for you.

Growing up I never gave much thought to my heritage. I knew my family was Hispanic, and I knew we had different customs than my friends, but I never…