Daisy shares her Cinco de Mayo celebration ideas

Daisy dons a sombrero to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Happy Cinco de Mayo! This is one of my favorite holidays, on account of I get to wear this fancy sombrero and colorful serape. But Cinco de Mayo is about more than just dressing up. I looked it up and found out that this is a day that commemorates the Mexican army’s victory in the Battle of Puebla in 1862, because this was a turning point in the Franco – Mexican war. Even though that was before I was born, it is still a day we can celebrate Mexican heritage and culture. Plus, I look cute in this hat!

Daisy thinks of ways to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

There are lots of fun ways you can celebrate Cinco de Mayo! You can watch a parade, or host a fun party and serve traditional Mexican dishes. How about dancing to some Tejano music? I’m going to try filling a piñata with cat treats and letting Harley break it open so I can eat all the treats inside. If you can’t get a piñata to play with, it is okay to just play with your favorite toys instead.

Why not consider adopting a Chihuahua?

And I have another great idea! If you are looking to add a furry friend to your family, why not consider adopting a Chihuahua? This little dog breed with the big personality was named after the Mexican state of Chihuahua where it is thought to have originated. Because the Chihuahua is a popular breed, you can probably find one at your local shelter or look for a breed-specific rescue group.  I know for sure that if you adopt a Chihuahua (or any other dog or cat) looking for a home, it will be a cause for a big celebration!

How are you going to celebrate Cinco de Mayo?

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23 Comments

  1. Happy Cinco de Mayo, Daisy and Harley! Daisy, you look adorable in your Sombrero and serape. Love Marina and Tosca

  2. Oh Daisy, you look fantastic in that sombrero. Happy Cinco de Mayo day to you too. We sure are going to have some of those tacos.Take care.

  3. even though diego-san was named after diego rivera, we don’t do much cinco de mayo celebrating in our house. maybe if we all had tiny sombreros things would seem more festive.

  4. Daisy, you are always too cute in your outfits, but this is surely one of my favorites!

  5. Daisy the Curly CatMay 5, 2014 at 9:44 am

    Thanks Marina and Tosca! I hope you have a happy Cinco de Mayo, too.

  6. Daisy the Curly CatMay 5, 2014 at 9:45 am

    Tacos, yum!

  7. Daisy the Curly CatMay 5, 2014 at 9:46 am

    A tiny sombrero will make any party better!

  8. Daisy the Curly CatMay 5, 2014 at 9:46 am

    Oh, thank you!

  9. Teleport over and we can Happy Dance to some Tejano music. Wadda ya say?
    Love your outfit. Muy bonita mi amiga.
    Happy Cinco de Mayo! Hope Harley has fun with the piñata .

  10. da tabbies o troutMay 5, 2014 at 12:17 pm

    daisy….we hope harley gets a few oh thoze pinata treetz two !!
    happee cinco de mayo ♥♥

  11. I like your idea of cat treats in a pinata, Daisy! Happy Cinco de Mayo! Love the photos 🙂

  12. Oh, we LOVE that idea about filling a pinata with cat treats, Daisy! ::all three running off to go tell mom and dad::

    Hugs,

    Moosey, Gracie and Zoe

  13. Daisy you are beautiful in all of your pretty colors

  14. Daisy, we are going to celebrate Cinco de Meow-yo by napping! I’m afraid it’s not too exciting over here.

  15. Daisy the Curly CatMay 5, 2014 at 1:37 pm

    I’d love to do the Happy Dance with you! We’ll bring the nachos!

  16. Daisy the Curly CatMay 5, 2014 at 1:38 pm

    Do not worry, I’ll save him one or two. Happy Cinco de Mayo!

  17. Daisy the Curly CatMay 5, 2014 at 1:38 pm

    Happy Cinco de Mayo Terrie!

  18. Daisy the Curly CatMay 5, 2014 at 1:39 pm

    Have fun 🙂

  19. Daisy the Curly CatMay 5, 2014 at 1:40 pm

    Oh thanks Pricilla. You would look pretty in a sombrero, too!

  20. Daisy the Curly CatMay 5, 2014 at 1:40 pm

    Napping is always fun, too!

  21. Happy Cinco de Mayo to you Daisy, tell Harley and your Mamah too. Love the outfit, you have such good taste!

  22. Daisy the Curly CatMay 6, 2014 at 8:14 am

    Oh thank you! This might be my most colorful suit of all.

  23. Chips and salsa are really tasty. 🙂

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