Different Parenting Styles With One End Goal (Find Out What That Is)

Recently, I gave another presentation on parenting concepts at KIPP Sol Academy, in East Los Angeles, CA. And many parents, with different parenting styles gathered in one room to listen to this presentation which was focused on the concept of teaching our children kindness, respect, values, and compassion for others. The thing is, even with so

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No More Excuses, I’m Going For It!

I began blogging about 1 year and half ago for LaComadre.org and started my own site, Home Is My Happy Place about 1 year ago. Yet, my site has been private all of this time! That’s right, no one is reading my content, but me. Yet, I still write. I love writing and getting things

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Key Benefits of Having a 16 Year Gap Between My Two Children

I didn’t plan a 16 year gap between my children, but that’s what occurred. And I’m often asked by other parents if this has served as an advantage? Here’s a bit of what I tell them. Time does fly An advantage of having gone through this is having a real notion of how fast time

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Fun Fact: I’m a Blogger at LaComadre.Org

I blog for LaComadre.org, an educational site focused on bringing educational issues to light. I began blogging with them close to two years ago and it’s been a great experience, for me personally and also to see how much that platform has grown and has served as a voice for mothers, dads, friends, teachers, basically

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Lil’ Libros: A Beautiful Bilingual Introduction to Reading

I recently went to a book signing hosted by Local Fixture with my husband and three-year-old son, Kian, here in my hometown of Whittier, CA. We were there to meet Patty Rodriguez and Ariana Stein, the founders of Lil’ Libros. We love their books because they are a stepping-stone into our rich Latin culture. I

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