Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate This Thread
#395669 - May 5th, 2017 at 09:48 AM Happy Cinco de Mayo  
Joined: Oct 2006
Posts: 40,236
JunieGirl Online content
Frogger
JunieGirl  Online Content

Frogger
40k Posts

Joined: Oct 2006
Posts: 40,236
Worden, Illinois

Cinco de Mayo means "5th of May" in Spanish. party

The date is observed to commemorate the Mexican army's unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862,
under the leadership of General Ignacio Zaragoza Seguín.

In the United States, Cinco de Mayo is sometimes mistaken to be Mexico's Independence Day—the most important national holiday in Mexico—which is celebrated on September 16.

Now that you have had your history lesson for the day, you may return to your regularly scheduled programming........ shewinks.


[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]
________



Life isn't about how to survive the storm, but how to dance in the rain!! .....
Sponsored Links
#395670 - May 5th, 2017 at 12:07 PM Re: Happy Cinco de Mayo [Re: JunieGirl]  
Joined: Nov 2005
Posts: 33,501
Tina Online content
California Queen
Tina  Online Content
California Queen
30k Posts

Joined: Nov 2005
Posts: 33,501
So. Cal.
dance


~Tina
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]

Drama Free Zone.
What every gardener loves the most, Begins and ends in rich compost. (Tina)
#395671 - May 5th, 2017 at 12:15 PM Re: Happy Cinco de Mayo [Re: JunieGirl]  
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 17,168
Bestofour Offline
Patriot
Bestofour  Offline
Patriot
10k Posts

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 17,168
Monroe, NC
party


Seasonal Ticker
Gardening Links
Gardening in November
Gardening in December
Gardening in January


Shop at Amazon and Support AGF
Are you shopping online? Click this link first and A Gardeners Forum will receive a commission for your referral at Amazon.com, Amazon.ca, and Amazon.co.uk (this does not have any impact on your prices at Amazon).
Shout Box
Like Us on Facebook
Forum Statistics
Forums65
Topics14,014
Posts224,958
Average Daily Posts8
Members15,996
Most Online1,775
May 26th, 2014
Top Posters(30 Days)
Tina 71
Orick 1
Random Gallery Image
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170507)
Page Time: 0.013s Queries: 15 (0.004s) Memory: 1.0538 MB (Peak: 1.3233 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2017-12-15 21:47:47 UTC