Sure, they roll around at the same time every year, but somehow it’s still easy to be caught off-guard. Never again! Whether you’re planning ahead or at the very last minute, these handy holiday guides will help you make the most of your celebrations all year long.

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The Real History of Cinco de Mayo (It’s Not a Celebration of Mexico’s Independence)

Before you start making margaritas, let's settle what the holiday is really celebrating, shall we?

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17 Surprising Cinco de Mayo Facts You Never Knew

Cinco de Mayo celebrates Mexican culture and heritage. But here's what you might not know about Cinco de Mayo.

15 Cinco de Mayo Traditions to Get Your Party Started

Cinco de Mayo is a holiday that celebrates Mexican and Mexican American culture. Here's how to turn those traditions into...

24 Mexican Restaurant Words You Need to Know

Memorize these common menu item words to fool everyone into thinking you're fluent in Spanish.

21 Taco Recipes You’ll Want to Make Again

These ain't your average tacos! Whip up one of these recipes for your next Taco Tuesday, Cinco de Mayo, or...

Guacamole Dip: Change It Up!

Make your homemade guacamole dip a party favorite with these deliciously different ingredients.

Katie Workman’s Mexican Tortilla Casserole Recipe

This Mexican-style lasagna is vegetarian-friendly but will satisfy even the heartiest of eaters.

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Chipotle Corn and Avocado Dip

Kick off your Cinco de Mayo celebration with this zesty dip that is ready in minutes.

10 Unknown and Wacky May Holidays

You know Cinco de Mayo and Memorial Day, but have you heard of Limerick Day or Root Canal Appreciation Day?...