My family cultural background is is Maya Indigenous. Maya Indigenous is where people are a group of Indigenous peoples of Mesoamerica. In Guatemala there are Indigenous.
The picture shows two Bay Laurel branches symbolizing victory. The bird displayed in the crest is the Quetzal, in Guatemala this bird is a symbol of liberty. The paper contains the date that all of Central America was declared independent from Spain. The crossed rifles are a warning that Guatemala will defend itself with force if necessary. Then the swords represent the honor of the people of Guatemala.
The meal that I would eat for the rest of my life is plantains with cream,eggs,and beans. All that is actually my favorite, and my cousins favorite. Sometimes my family calls the plantains bananas.
The people who influence what I eat or what I cook is my mom or my aunt. My mom and my aunt make sure I eat good. Sometimes my mom or my aunt makes my favorite food which is plantains.
One traditional foods that I eaten is Cheesecake. My family gets cheesecake on Christmas or on special parties. I also eat on Christmas,Thanksgiving Day or Valentine's Day my family eats turkey.
As you see these are plantains, and they taste really good. My family usually eats them with cream or cheese or both together. Its also my favorite food my mom always buys some and we share with my family.
These are black beans and my family likes eating them and combining them with other kinds of food. This is the famous food in my family because we eat it a lot. We usually eat it with cheese,cream and tortillas.
Tamales are a special kind of food because my family uses it for holidays of special events. Its my family's favorite type of food. There are all kinds of tamales like one with beans and cheese mixed or with chicken. Not only Guatemalan people eat them other countries eat them to.
These are tortillas and my family also eats them with other foods. We usually eat them with cheeses and cream sometimes also with beans. My family likes eating it with vegetables or chicken.