Latin Billboard Awards + The Red Carpet

I intended to share my trip chronologically but it wouldn’t be nice to make you wait more for the part you really want to hear about – la alfombra roja (red carpet), and the actual Latin Billboard Awards show. Cuban sandwiches and other randomness, while worthy of sharing with you, are not as exciting as […]

Guanaco actor stars in new mun2 show

Before I visited Miami and spent time with Telemundo, I had heard of the new show on mun2 called RPM Miami. I knew it had something to do with racing cars, and since that didn’t really interest me, I didn’t look into it any further. During my time with Telemundo I learned that one of […]

Amigas: Fifteen Candles

Amigas: Fifteen Candles, created by Jane Startz, but written by Veronica Chambers, is the first book of a new series in juvenile fiction for girls. I don’t know how the author pitched her book, but I would call it, “The new Baby Sitter’s Club for young Latinas.” The story revolves around a group of friends […]

Spanish Summer Mutiny

The other day I began “El verano de español”. My youngest son said, “We’re starting el día de español already?” I corrected him, “Verano, not día. Día is only a day. We’re doing it the whole summer. Verano means summer.” “Oh, Mommy!” he said, “The whole summer?!” Within minutes he was acting more enthusiastic though, […]