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    CULTURE

    Code Switching is an Inherently Multicultural Experience

     Code Switching is an Inherently Multicultural Experience Have you ever noticed that you have one set of verbal and non-verbal attributes in one conversation and then participate differently in the next?  Our accents may change, our expressions, body language and even our whole attitudes can fluctuate between communities.  Is this wrong?  Does it mean we’re being “fake”?  Or is it a sign of the growing diversity here in the U.S.? Code-switching gets a bad rap most times, but really, doesn’t…

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  • CULTURE

    Bicultural Bliss: 10 Benefits of Biculturalism

    Bicultural Bliss: 10 Benefits of Biculturalism I was reading a post from Multilingual Living and I couldn’t help but smile.  I loved Corey’s “10 Reasons Why You Should Marry a Foreigner“!…

  • FAMILIA

    How To Raise Confident Multiracial Children

    How To Raise Confident Multiracial Children Like most parents, I’ve thought a lot about my daughter’s future.  I have considered race, culture, language, religion and so many other factors that will…

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    Bicultural Parenting Confessions

    Confessions of a Bicultural Mom This past year has been busier than ever and I’ve felt guilty too many times about living in the Midwest and about not immersing our daughter…

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    UPDATES

    My First 10 Blog Posts Ever!

    My First 10 Blog Posts Ever Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about why I started this blog.  What were my goals then?  Are they still the same now?  How can…