There’s no better medicine than a story.
She can recognize an impressive number of letters and she's learning them through games.
MamaLingua is starting a series in its blog profiling parents and caretakers who are raising bilingual kids, and they started with me and Josephine!
Everyone's situation is different, but I'm really lucky to live in such a Spanish-friendly city and household. We are living in the perfect Spanish language storm and taking advantage of it every way that we can.
I try to fill her ears with Spanish in every moment that I can. Car rides are the perfect time...
I got to speak at the 2017 awards ceremony for El Niño y El Cuento, a kids writing contest in Spanish. I'd been asked to be a judge and somehow my red face found itself sharing the stage with the Consul General of Mexico here in Austin. Here are my remarks, which sum up what … Continue reading El Niño y El Cuento
It's no secret that Spanish is not my native language. I'm still learning and always will be. So I thought I would occasionally post some of the words I've had to look up recently. I have the app for Word Reference on my phone and it saves my recent searches. Espresso -- Surprisingly, the Spanish … Continue reading Words I Recently Looked Up