Marcia is a Mexican woman, wife, and mom of a boy and a girl, who has been recently relocated to the USA due to her husband’s job. Together they have been living abroad since 2011 and expect to continue doing so in the future since they love traveling, making friends, learning new cultures, and exploring the world. She is a former elementary school teacher who is certified in TESOL and has many interests not only including education, multiculturalism, and bilingualism. She enjoys working on crafts with her children and as a hobby, she loves crochet, painting, cooking, and baking, for which she is also certified.
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Dear Mom, You Need to Read This

Dear Mom, you need to read this. The new year has started, and maybe you hesitate to write the goals, dreams and hopes you have for yourself. I used to do that before becoming a...
mothering our children

How Are We Mothering Our Children?

I took time off from blogging these past few months because I had so much on my plate and had to take a step back and prioritize. I appreciate the help I received from...
road trip

A Road Trip With Kids? Yes, Please!

I love traveling! I never knew I liked it so much until I left my home country and got to travel more often. So, I have become an expert when traveling with kids, if...
summer learning

Summer Break Is Approaching, but the Learning Needs To Continue

School is ending and we are all wondering what to do with the kids for two months during the summer. With the COVID restrictions decreasing and camps being open, we have many more options for...
cinco de mayo

How Do Mexicans Celebrate Cinco de Mayo?

In America, Cinco de Mayo is believed to be Mexican Independence Day. It is widely celebrated, recreating Mexican food, drinks, and dressing up or decorating with Mexican-inspired costumes or decorations. The truth is that...
birth experience

My Birth Experience Abroad

This month my daughter turns four years old and when I share my birth experience, friends always get surprised (I gave birth to two kids in the Netherlands). It is interesting when we share...

Infertility Awareness Month: My Experience

April is infertility awareness month. I always dreamed of being a mom, so I started getting really frustrated and sad when things didn't happen right away.  You see, I got married in 2009. We both...
women-owned businesses

Local Round Up of Women-Owned Businesses: Scarsdale & Eastchester

This month we celebrate and honor women worldwide, so we thought it would be interesting to feature some women-owned businesses around Westchester County. While searching and asking around, I found out so many women...
Mother looking at "that kid"

To the Mom Who Has “That” Child

My daughter started school a couple of weeks ago. She was home last semester due to the pandemic, but we decided to get her back since she was dealing with feeling lonely, and we...
mom friendship

Mom Friends

Finding and keeping mom friends can be hard. There I said it. Many things can ruin or even prevent a friendship from happening once you are a mom. Instead of diving into those reasons, I...