Here it is! The first day of September, the month in which I will repeat the August Break photography challenge.
P.S. That’s a homemade corn tortilla that’s as big as a flour tortilla. Both are amazing… actually, the flour is probably better but I resisted the temptation of gluten. (I gave in later on at Water Street though. Let’s be real. Their bread is too good.)
El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant
630 West Santa Gertrudis Street
August is over. I think I participated in the August Break a whopping two times. I certainly had much higher expectations, but alas, the 31st is here and there’s nothing I can do about it.
I have decided to repeat the August Break in September, for myself. Because I am finally taking a break from school and September is the only month in sight where I won’t be stuck in front of my laptop and books for most of the day (there’s not much scope for the imagination in that).
In other news, I’m still in South Texas. I’ve been at my great-aunt’s family reunion all day and am getting this post in during a quick run back to the hotel. So far the day has been filled with lots of mingling and meeting new people, lots of family pictures, and lotería. When I return, the mariachi will have arrived and I’m hoping to grab another cup of the yummy pineapple juice I was enjoying in the photo above :)
…last year’s summer trip to South Texas. The coast down there has a totally different vibe from the California coast, but it’s really fun! I thought I’d share just a few of my favorite photos from last year as I prepare to head there again in 10 days. Continue reading →