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Latina Bloggers Clean-up at #Latism11 Awards!

   Image: conference.latism.org   Ummm…who’s excited!?  I couldn’t make it to the Latism conference, but there are so many amazing things that I know I would have loved!  Delores Huerta anyone!??  Wow…disappointed to miss out, but next year brings…

De Su Mama vs Motherhood in Mexico vs Bicultural Mom
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#LATISM's Official Blogger vs Blogger Challenge!

Welcome to Latism’s Official Blogger vs. Blogger Challenge hosted by Juan at JuanofWords.com! Vanessa, Leslie and I have been challenged by Latism.org and JuanofWords.com to face of in a virtual photo competition of Mami bloggers for Hispanic Heritage Month!…

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Sex As Payment For Equality

The recent ads from Summer’s Eve got me thinking a lot about the way our society views women and the ways in which women feel they must behave in order to achieve equality.  We’ll often feel pressured to remain single and/or…

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“Arrorró, mi niño” {WINNER}

  A special thanks to Lee & Low Books for sponsoring this giveaway!  “Arrorró, mi niño” is an excellent book for any bicultural/bilingual home.  It’s been a great book for cuddling up with my daughter at night and I…

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Learning to Podcast {Testing!}

  So, my husband and I have had this idea about being on the radio forever…since we met.  He’s always wanted to be on the radio and I’ve always been determined to get my voice out there, one way…

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Lo siento, era 'fea' {Spanish Friday}

  Todos hemos sido fea (o feo) en un momento u otro.  Tu sabes … un mocoso, un dolor en el trasero, totalmente desagradable o de otro modo “feo” en personalidad.  Bueno, voy a dar unas disculpas a todos…

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Word"Less" Wednesday: The Coin Toss

  I’ve seen images like this on the web from time to time and I have to say, this is one of my favorite thoughts out there.  So many things in life can be summed up with this one…

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Important Car Seat Safety Tips

The Federal Government estimates that up to 85% of car seats are installed improperly.  Even more frightening is the fact that car accidents are the #1 killer of children under age 12.  Why? Because children are not being properly secured into…

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Trials of the Interracial Couple

Common Challenges for Interracial Couples One of the disadvantages of being an interracial couple is the fact that you have to bite your tongue so often in order to get by unscathed.  There is so much more that can be said…

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The Multicultural Magazine is in High Gear!

It’s been a while since I’ve talked about the new online magazine, but I’ve been plenty busy working on it behind the scenes.  We have some amazing writers from across the blogosphere…some recognizable and others who will probably be…

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Featured Blog: New Latina

New Latina is a well-rounded blog that covers a diversity of topics with professionalism and sensitivity.  It is a place for learning about heritage, empowering Latinas and embracing each other with mentorship and advice.  New Latina is all about…

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1° Spanish Friday

Bueno, hoy es el primer viernes que escribo puro en español y estoy feliz para entrar la comunidad!  Tanto tiempo ha pasado desde que he escrito (o hablado) completamente en español, pero estoy lista para regresar a los estudios.  Sin duda,…

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Ash Wednesday

Today is Ash Wednesday…for Catholics it marks the first day of Lent and a time for important resolutions.  It’s a time when we recognize the sacrifice that Christ made for us by abstaining for 40 days, until Holy week…

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3 Ways to Find Peace in Your Daily Life

3 Ways to Find Peace in Your Daily Life In light of all the controversy that’s been swirling around in the news, there have been many moments when I’ve felt disappointed by all that’s going on, wondered what I could do…