"Cuetlaxochitl, a Gift of Rebirth and Light from Mexico"
A few years ago, the people of Taxco, Guerrero, Mexico proclaimed December 7th as the day to honor the beautiful flower that today many people associate with Christmas, and that is known in the United States as poinsettia. Along with tamales, buñuelos, and champurrado for many of us bringing the beauty of the elegant Flor de Noche Buena into our home signals the beginning of the holiday season. What many people don’t know is its origins and meaning. The red flame-like cuetlax