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Bicultural Niños


Welcome Baby Antonio to the familia!

Baby Antonio is officially here! We recently welcomed baby Antonio into our family.  Born 8 lbs., 3 oz. and 21 inches long.  Our daughter, Lilyana is thrilled to finally have her baby brother and we are beyond thrilled to…


Getting ready for baby

Over the past month or so, most of our time has been spent prepping for our new baby, who is on the way and will be here mid to late-September.  Mija has had so much fun helping us to…


Mija turns 6 #CelebrateConBritax

This year, our little girl turned six years old.  It was a big year for her…and she’s excited to finally become a big sister.  Baby brother is on his way (due in September) and we couldn’t be happier.  She has…


It’s a boy!

It’s a boy!  :)   Chantilly PatiñoHola!  I’m Chantilly Patiño, mom to a multiracial Latino family, living in South Texas and we’re proud to share the food and culture of the place we call home. ❤  Questions or comments about the…


We’re pregnant!!

We’re pregnant!! Big news today!  We’re officially pregnant!  We took the pregnancy test several weeks ago and we got the official news from the doctor on May 9th.  No word on the sex of the baby yet, but we’ll…


First Spring day at the park

The weather is finally warming up and we were able to take a little trip to the park this week to get some sun and enjoy a picnic lunch.  Definitely a much needed trip!  We were all more than…


Chalk drawings and chalk art

Spring time was brutally cold this year and it seemed that it took forever to finally warm up.  Rather than waiting around for the weather to get warm, we decided to go out to the yard to and have…


Sioux Falls Pumpkin Picking & Falls Park #FamiliaTravels

Pumpkin Picking & Falls Park Fun Over the past two weeks the weather has really cooled down here in Sioux Falls and we’ve been getting really excited about the upcoming holidays.  Yesterday, we finally jump-started our holiday season by…

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Mija Turns Five + Super Hero Birthdays!

This post is sponsored by BRITAX.  As part of the Britax Latina Advisory Board, I often share my own adventures and safety tips.  All opinions and stories are my own, of course.  Check out my posts on car seat…

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A Detailed Hospital Checklist for New Moms & Dads

Hospital Checklist for New Moms & Dads Every time Christmas and New Year’s rolls around, I get a little nostalgic.  This year I ended up going through some old college papers and lots of mija’s baby stuff.  Funny enough,…

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