Roxana A. Soto

I'm a Peruvian immigrant who moved to Miami at 14 after living in Argentina, Mexico and South Africa. I'm a bilingual, multimedia journalist with over 20 years experience. I'm the co-founder of SpanglishBaby, a site for parents raising bilingual and bicultural children, and the co-author of Bilingual is Better. But my most important role is that of mom of 2 kids whom my husband and I are raising between two worlds and with two languages.

I know I'm Latina when...

my children call me mami.

Roxana A.'s Latest Posts

Teacher suspended for having white "cops" shoot black "Michael Browns"

An idiot teacher has been suspended without pay from an elementary school in Alabama after coming up with the grandiose idea of having her sixth grade students reenact the violent incident that has the whole country enraged: the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. The teacher, whose name has not been released, had her white students act as cops and her black students as Michael Browns. How is it that such pea-brains get a license to teach?

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Nick Cannon confirms split from Mariah Carey


So it sounds like rumors about Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon splitting weren't just all talk. Cannon himself confirmed today that they've been living in separate houses for months. "There is trouble in paradise," said the 33-year-old host of America's Got Talent in an exclusive interview with "The Insider with Yahoo".

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6 Fun videos in Spanish to share with your bilingual kids

I have yet to meet a kid who doesn't like watching YouTube videos. Mine are no exception. And since videos in Spanish are a great option for those of us raising bilingual kids, I'm always on the lookout for good stuff out there. I hope the six I'm sharing here will be useful to you and fun for your kids!

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Christina Aguilera gives birth to baby girl!

Christina Aguilera become a mom for the second time on Saturday when she gave birth to a baby girl at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. The newborn baby girl's father is Christina's fiance, Matthew Rutler. The 33-year-old artist already has a 6-year-old son from her first marriage to Jordan Bratman. 


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Lola Ponce y Aaron Díaz ¡son padres por segunda vez!

¡Ya nació la segunda hija de la artista argentina Lola Ponce y el actor mexicano Aaron Díaz! Hasta el momento, los únicos detalles que conocemos es que la niña se llama Regina Díaz Ponce y que nació el sábado en la ciudad de Miami. De hecho, la pareja famosa le avisó a todos sus seguidores en las redes sociales cuando iba camino al hospital a través de dos videos.

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