"Que esta diciendo, Mami??" -Fernando Morales I have mentioned this numerous times before, but I am way more comfortable speaking in English than in Spanish. At home and with my mom though, I am really comfortable speaking Spanish, flaws and all. However, when my mom and I are having a heated discussion regarding my parenting … Continue reading Code-Switching
"I like the donut yellow!" - Fernando Morales English has infiltrated our home. I was recently messaging with an IG friend and I was telling her how I haven't been able to post our recommendation of the week because English has completely infiltrated our home. So let me break down how Fernandito has picked … Continue reading Ingles…con Barreras
Who you trying to get crazy with, ése? Don't you know I'm loco? - Cypress Hill Fernandito does not attend any type of schooling. He plays soccer with about 5-6 teammates. He watches YouTube Kids on occasion. And somehow he is speaking English. Sentences. With the most beautiful accent that tells the world, "I speak … Continue reading No Se Habla Ingles. Right?
This will not be a meaningful post. This is more of a closure post. Fernandito did not return to Tiny Tots. I un-enrolled him. We came to this decision as a family. My husband, Fernandito, and I talked about returning to school. And while Fernandito wanted to return to continue to get his Shopkins Fruit … Continue reading Not Yet Pt. 2
Tu eres para mi, yo soy para ti - Julieta Venegas I don't suffer from anxiety. At least I don't think I do. But the type of anxiety I have been feeling these past couple of weeks has been pretty consuming. Fernandito beginning Tiny Tots has been hard, but nothing like what happened yesterday. He … Continue reading Not Yet.
Luna, Llena mi alma de cumbia Saca de mi la locura Llévame a la luz y a la paz. I grew listening to Juan Gabriel and Michael Jackson. I danced to Stevie Wonder. And when it came to my wedding, I specifically asked the DJ to make sure absolutely no banda, no rancheras, norteñas, none … Continue reading Cultura
Mira ya viene el sol, Ya ya ya viene el sol, Florece, Se abre, Como una bella flor - Ozomatli It has been awhile since I've updated. To be honest, I haven't felt inspired. I usually write passionately. However, I do want to document this summer and what better way to do it than with a … Continue reading Here Comes the Sun