Category Archives: Tips

How to stop a tantrum before it starts

Buenas Noches,

If you were eager to read this post after reading the subject line, you’re probably too busy to read a long post…

So let’s get to the “carne y papas”

Here’s one tool to stop tantrums before they start

Feliz Viernes!

CON AMOR,
Daniela

Best parenting book…EVER!

Buenas Noches, If you have been with us for a while, you may already know how much I love this parenting book. “How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk”  is NOT a book for controlling your child’s behavior. Instead, this book is full of wisdom on how to create aContinue Reading

How to get out of a funk – 3 tips

Buenas noches, The holidays are here… don’t you wish you were 6 years old? I do! Well, we are adults now and have lots to do, buy and schedule during the holidays.  Often, this can bring overwhelm, crankiness and can put us in a funk! I believe that when we are in a negative placeContinue Reading

BOOK RELEASE

Buenos días, Today is the day! Years ago, we realized that the biggest predictor of language success in our students was the parents’ interest in learning the language and using it at home. This is why we wrote this book. To give you the tools and strategies needed to become a bilingual family. Click hereContinue Reading

Make Back To School Shopping FUN!

Buenas Noches, School is just around the corner.  Here are some tips to make school shopping fun for you and your child… plus a PDF with Spanish vocabulary for back to school shopping. Click here to watch the video Download PDF  Feliz Viernes! CON AMOR, Daniela

How To Roll Your Rs

Buenas noches familias, If you are wanting to learn Spanish, I’m sure you’ve been asked more than once if you can roll your Rs. Someone may have even told you that before you learn Spanish, you need to learn how to roll your Rs. Well, I feel this is an important issue to address and IContinue Reading

3 Surprisingly Simple Ways To improve Language Learning

Buenas Noches, Have you ever asked your child a question in Spanish  and received a reply in English?   Has you child refused to speak in Spanish? Do you feel like the only way to get your child to reply in Spanish is by threatening or forcing? You are not alone. In today’s episode IContinue Reading

Do You Ever Just Want To Give Up?

Buenas noches, Do you ever feel overwhelmed with all the different discipline/guidance techniques out there?  rewards, punishments, positive reinforcement, choices, natural/logical consequences, bribes, gentle discipline, time-outs, etc. I completely understand your frustration. As an educator, I have found that the strategies that work with some children, will not work with others. I’m constantly in search forContinue Reading

I Can’t Believe I Never Explained This!

Familias, Our library is full of them…  Our monthly routines depend on them. And yet, I have not taken the time to explain to you what they are and how to use them. Shame on me! I’m talking about QR codes and today I will show you what they are and how to use them. Click hereContinue Reading

QR Codes

Our library is full of them…  Our monthly routines depend on them. And yet, I have not taken the time to explain to you what they are and how to use them. Shame on me! I’m talking about QR codes and today I will show you what they are and how to use them. Click here toContinue Reading

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