The Beauty of the Andean Music

The Beauty of the Andean Music

I learned about Daria's work when I wrote this post about music around the world. Her cd album named Cancioncitas De Los Andes / Little Songs Of The Andes caught my attention the most. Not only because it features the traditional music of the area where I am from, but also it reminds me of my mother.   RELATED POST: Quechua Words That Are Widely Used In English As most of the Ecuadorian people, my...Read More
Around Latin America in Bilingual Books

Around Latin America in Bilingual Books

We just got back from our trip to Ecuador! It was a fabulous experience to have my children visit again the place that is so dear to my heart. (Check out our adventures on the gram!)  This recent trip to Ecuador was by far the busiest one; we were hopping from one place to another!  The girls are getting older so they are more interested to discover a country that seems...Read More
Top 40 Children’s Picture Books to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

Top 40 Children’s Picture Books to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

Did you know that Hispanic Heritage Month kicks off September 15? During this month we recognize the history, contributions and culture of Hispanics to the United States. I am so excited to join the national celebration for the next four weeks. My family is planning to attend a few festivals, try new Latino foods and read our favorite children's books! One of my favorite ways to teach heritage to my...Read More