Learning to be Latina: Teach you kids to learn Spanish even when you don’t speak it
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What does being Latina mean to you? I'm still learning what Latina means to ME. I'm trying to teach my kids to learn Spanish even when I don't speak it fluently myself! This post contains affiliates which means at no cost to you I will receive a small commission. Thank you for supporting this mama! I wasn't raised around my culture so missed a lot of opportunities growing up. I was exposed to Tex/Mex living while visiting family in summers...

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How To Dress For A Texas Quince
How To Dress For A Texas Quince
My Quinceañera experience was more than spectacular and I learned how to dress to a TEXAS Quince in the process. This was no ordinary Quinceañera mis amigas. It was fit for a celebrity and one of the most amazing events I've attended. Azteca Henry and I met in college in Corpus Christi before we became parents and entered the exhausting yet joyous season of motherhood. Since then I moved back to Houston and her husband, Thomas J. Henry, expanded his law...

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My Quinceanera Experience: Texas style
My Quinceanera Experience Texas Style
To say that the Quinceanera experience is a big deal in Texas is an understatement. Everything is bigger here and quinceanera's are no exception. I grew up in Humble, a suburb of Houston, and surprisingly only went to two "15's" my entire childhood; one was a friend from school and the other a child of my aunt's friend. I wasn't exposed to much of the Latin culture growing up and never realized how big of a deal quinceanera's were until...

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My First Las Posadas
This year we're celebrating our first Las Posadas with HERDEZ® traditional recipes and inspirations. Part of my journey to live a less processed life is discovering my Latin culture and being proud to call it my own. I heard about Las Posadas from a friend and wanted to share this celebration with my family. Las Posadas (translated in English as “the inns”), is a 9-day Mexican Christmas tradition based on the biblical journey of Mary and Joseph and their search...

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