Cinco de Mayo (aka, 3 weeks before I turn 50) – Day Nineteen

A century before I was born, a noteworthy event transpired in another part of the world. It is directly related to Mexico’s victory over the French occupying forces at the Battle of Puebla that Cinco de Mayo commemorates. Though that battle did not give Mexico decisive freedom from Napoleon IIIs occupation, it was a significant… Continue reading Cinco de Mayo (aka, 3 weeks before I turn 50) – Day Nineteen