Finding Each Other Last year, when MamaLingua featured me and Bilingual Baby as her first in a series about parents raising bilingual children, more people than ever read my blog. That's how a mother from Spain found me and decided to send me an email: "Creo que podemos ayudarnos mutuamente, yo con tu español y … Continue reading My Secret Language Weapon
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