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Multicultural Living

A Tribute To My Immigrant Mother And All Moms Who Had To Leave Their Children Behind

Estimated read time 5 min read

I don’t have any real memory of my mom living with me as a child since she moved from home months before my 4th birthday. […]

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American Latinos

Grief, Guilt, Regret… The Year I Almost Drowned In Shame #TheYearOf40

Estimated read time 5 min read

This has been the hardest post to write from this series; although the previous one was tough, admitting having gone through grief, guilt, regret in […]

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American Latinos

Becoming A Boy Mom: Getting A Kid To Build A Dream On #TheYearOf40

Estimated read time 5 min read

“It’s a boy!” the sonographer had announced months before that momentous day in August 2011 when my son was born. Hearing for the first time […]

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American Latinos

A Love Foretold: Seeing My Grandma’s Legacy Through My Newborn Daughter’s Eyes #TheYearOf40

Estimated read time 5 min read

The year 2009 was, by far, one of the best years of my life as I experienced for the first time what it means to […]