With Thanksgiving just a day away, we can’t help but already be in a festive state of mind. With the holidays comes big family gatherings – especially for us Latinos. Every get-together, whether it be Noche Buena or New Year’s Eve, give us just another reason to party and load up on carbs. But like everything else in life, getting together with the whole fam does come with both it’s pros and cons.
Here’s a look at some of the things you can expect to see, hear, or experience at a Latino family holiday party – the good and the bad!
There will be food and plenty of it.
So much food is made that even if you’re running two hours late, you can still expect to find plenty of everything. We’re talking pernil, arroz con guandules, pastelitos, pasteles, empanadas, ensalada de papa, pao de queijo, tamales, tres reyes cake, flan – and just the works!