For Sara Lopez, there’s one thing that ignites nostalgia about her childhood in Baja California — los pozos.
“A pozo is just basically a hole that’s been dug out at the end of an irrigation ditch,” she says. “It’s not exactly safe, or whatnot, but it was all we had to stay cool.”
(Baja California has pretty warm weather, folks.)
Lopez recalls when she would visit her family in Ejido Hermosillo, Mexico during her summer and