Latinaish Gift Guide 2013 (plus mega giveaway!)


It may seem a little early to start thinking about holiday shopping, but before you know it, “Feliz Navidad” will be playing on the radio and the weather will turn cold enough to break out the mittens, (both of those things have already happened where I live, by the way!)

This year has got your back when it comes to holiday gift buying – Not only have I put together a gift guide with what I consider to be some of the best gifts for bilingual, bicultural Latinos and Latinos de corazón, but with the support of several generous companies, business owners, and public relations representatives, I have organized a mega giveaway for you guys of seven items in the gift guide!

You will have a chance to enter to win all of the following items from the guide! (YES! All of it to ONE winner!)

• A $25 gift certificate to Surropa.

• A pair of SOL REPUBLIC Jax In-Ear 1-Button Headphones (value $39.99)

• A 3-in-1 Drill 3RILL from Rockwell (value $129)

• A 1 month World Edition subscription to Little Passports (value $11.95)

• A copy of the Latin Dreamland CD from Putumayo (value $14.98)

• A set of four Maisy Mouse bilingual books (value $19.16)

• A pan dulce pillow from Dos Borreguitas (value $19)

CLICK HERE to read the Latinaish Gift Guide 2013!

CLICK HERE to read the Latinaish Gift Guide 2013!

Ready to enter the giveaway? See details below!



Prize description: One lucky winner will be chosen at random to receive the seven prizes above in the bulleted list.

Approximate value: Total value of the prizes listed above in the bulleted list is approximately $260 USD.

How to Enter:

Mandatory entry: Check out the Latinaish Gift Guide then come back here to this blog post and leave a comment below telling me which of the items you’d most like to give or receive for the holidays. Please note: You can choose to name any item in the gift guide as your entry but only the items listed in the bulleted list in this blog post are being given away in the giveaway. (Please read official rules below before entering.)

Optional extra entry opportunities: Once you have completed the mandatory entry, you can do as many of the following for extra entries in any order you wish:

• Circle Latinaish on G+, and leave a separate comment here w/your G+ name.

• “Like” the Latinaish Facebook page, and leave a separate comment here saying that you did.

• Share a link to the gift guide publicly on any social media platform, and leave a separate comment here saying that you did with a link to that Facebook status/G+ status/Tweet, etc.

• Subscribe to in the sidebar on the right where it says “Free Delivery” either via email through or on Bloglovin’ and leave a separate comment here saying that you did.

NOTE: You must leave a separate comment for each of the extra entries or there is no way for me to count it separate from the first/mandatory entry.

Also note that if you submit your comment and don’t see it right away, it is not necessary to submit it again. Your comment has gone into comment moderation – Rest assured that it will be approved, published, and counted!

Official Rules: No purchase necessary. You must be 18 years of age or older to enter. You must be able to provide a U.S. address for prize shipment. Your name and address will only be shared with the company in charge of prize fulfillment. Please no P.O. Boxes. One entry per household. Make sure that you enter a valid email address in the email address field so you can be contacted if you win. Winner will be selected at random. Winner has 48 hours to respond. After 48 hours, a new winner will be selected at random. Giveaway entries are being accepted between November 19th, 2013 through December 3rd, 2013. Entries received after December 3rd, 2013 at 11:59 pm EST, will not be considered. The number of eligible entries received determines the odds of winning. If you win, by accepting the prize, you are agreeing that assumes no liability for damages of any kind. By entering your name below you are agreeing to these Official Rules. Void where prohibited by law.

Buena suerte / Good luck!

Disclosure: I received some of the products in the gift guide for review purposes and for consideration in the gift guide. No other compensation was given. All links in this blog post to companies are “no follow.” As always, all opinions are my own.

Posted on November 19, 2013, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 63 Comments.

  1. I would love love love the “bi lingual” shirt from Surropa. :)

  2. Alice-Ann Menjivar

    I would love to give the gift card for loans and/or the donation to street dogs as presents to my parents. They would really appreciate that gesture. I think I could get my three children to donate part of their allowances to help pay for their grandparents’ presents and learn how to support good causes at the same time.

  3. My kiddos would love the little passport thing. I really need to look into it.

  4. I loved your gift guide.. I NEED that coffee sack purse! and the chanclas, OMG! hilarious!!!
    p.s. I follow you on FB

  5. I LOVE the Guatemalan coffee bag purse! I also love the kids passports, the pan dulce pillows, and the libros. For kids AND adults! What a great guide!

  6. I love the little passports subscription! I actually think I might get it for some great kiddos I know :)
    I “liked” your facebook page and pinned this on Pinterest

  7. I like you on FB!

  8. It was very hard to choose just one, but I think I’d have to go with the coffee sack tote. It’s beautiful and practical, too :)

  9. I circled Latinaish on G+

  10. I liked Latinaish on Facebook

  11. So many great items to choose from!!! I do think the Mexican dinnerware from Pier I is just beautiful. Thanks for such a helpful gift guide and a great giveaway!

  12. I like Latinaish Facebook page!

  13. the frida socks are pretty cool. i also REALLY like the salvadoran folk art ornaments. very pretty!!! i already like your facebook page, so do i need to “re-like” your page for a 2nd entry?! :)

  14. Lic. María Raiti

    mexican dinner ware… addorable!! My kiddos would have chosen Dulce de Leche but that I can get the next block store… and almost everywhere!! Vivir en Argentina tenía que tener alguna ventaja, lol!

  15. Lic. María Raiti

    I follow your blog, y me encantan los platos mexicanos! Gracias Tracy por tan hermosa guía!

  16. I love the cute hair bows from Rosa Mexicano

  17. On G+ Jodi Jones Monroy

  18. I “like” the Latinaish Facebook page

  19. I tweeted

  20. Neat! I am not eligible but that’s a fun giveaway. Good job on the PR front ;-)

  21. Josephine Garcia

    I love the coffee maker and coffee…my husband would love the Dia de los Muertos bottle opener. :)

  22. Josephine Garcia

    I liked on FB!

  23. I absolutely love the the little Mexican doll notebook. I always carry a book to use as a food journal and this would be a great addition to my collection!

  24. I just liked you on Facebook but I’ve actually liked you for years!

  25. Me gustan los libros bilingües! A mi hijo le gusta leer y siempre estoy buscando libros en español!

  26. loved the braided bracelet as well as the coffee maker!

  27. Cool items!!! Love them all. If I don’t win,feliz navidad!!! I am waiting for 97.1 radio to tune in the spirit of navidad!

  28. I love the little passports subscription! Traveling the world with the kids in the comfort of your home and also creative.

  29. I “Like” the Latinaish Facebook page.

  30. I liked you on FB!

  31. Wow! Awesome gifts! I think my daughter would love the Frida socks or that cute notebook and my boys would love that soccer ball! My husband would go for any power tool, of course, and I love those ornaments. Thanks for some great ideas.

  32. I would most like to win the drill!

  33. I added you to my G+ circle: Ada Gherkin

  34. I like on Facebook: Ada Gherkin

  35. I follwed with Bloglovin: Ada Gherkin

  36. Friday Socks are super cute! By the way, I like on Facebook.

  37. I love the feisbuc tee shirt, Spanish a day calendar, Guatemalan bracelet, frida kahlo socks, and did de Los muertos corkscrew. I circled on google plus (tinalynnrojas), and already liked on FB.

  38. What an awesome gift guide! I loved almost every item and some were really well priced! Good thing I havent started any Christmas shopping yet :) I dont even know where to start but since I have my 5 year old right next to me, I would have to say I would get her the pan dulce pillow. She loves to eat them with milk like her papi, my other kids would rather eat something else like me. lol.

  39. I like you on facebook- that is what brought me here in the first place ;)

  40. I subscribed (again I think!)

  41. And I signed into google+ and followed :)

  42. Well you may know who I am already :3 I checked the guide and Is sooo interesting I wish someone give me the Bag :/ how ever I was thinking into give my boss a couple of the ornaments from Fernando Llort :3 my mom was born in Chalatenango and we have some sort of family there that will get them for me :) I will send a pic if they come soon :) anyways I hope you count me in for the give away I also circled you on g+ :3

  43. I would love to win the Maisy Mouse bilingual books. My little one loves books and need more for our biblioteca.

  44.  I “Like” the Latinaish Facebook page.

  45. I subscribed to

  46. Ooooo pick me pick me! :) Love your blog mostly because I feel like I can totally relate to you! :)

  47. I really love the Feisbuc shirt, so that gift card would be pretty cool.

  48. Added on G+–Angela L

  49. Liked on “feisbuc” ;)–Angela L

  50. Subscribed to your email newsletter under this email address.

  51. I subscribed on WordPress.

  52. Andrea Barcellos

    Just give me the “Frida be me” knee high socks, I love to give my little girls the. “Latin dreamland” vou colocar na minha lista para o papai Noel ….kkkk

  53. i like the mexicali dishware from pier one

  54. i circled you on g+

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