The Blog of Eric M. Ruiz

Exploring the differences that make us the same.

Orale! An Analysis of The Differences Between Mexican and White Weddings

It was very interesting growing up in a Mexican household yet being educated in predominantly “white” schools. For example, a sleepover is almost like a rite of passage for young children. But my Mexican parents could never understand why I’d want to sleep at someone else’s house when I had a perfectly good bed at home. Needless to say, I never had many sleepovers growing up. But the biggest difference between the two.. Read More