Not knowing where you're standing

Not knowing where you’re standing

An old friend used to use this expression a lot. No saber donde estás parado. As in not knowing where one is standing. That would be the literal translation, but in actuality it was more metaphoric than anything else. You see, this phrase would usually come up when someone just […]

1, 2, 3 Missed dates

1, 2, 3 Missed dates

Doing the first date thing is now very foreign. Not that it is was ever anything other than awkward. You know, meeting someone new, working out the nerve to ask them out, carefully making a decision as to what to order to make the right impression, and then at the […]

One Conversation at a Time: HIV Awareness

Conversations can make a change: start One Conversation today

This is a sponsored post written on behalf of the Center for Disease Control. All opinions are our own. We first told you about the One Conversation at a Time program by the CDC last year. Back then we were taken aback by the truth behind the numbers. Y no era para menos… Latinos […]

Cumpleaños Feliz

Cumpleaños Feliz

We always sing that song when it’s somebody’s birthday. ¡Feliz Cumpleaños! Everyone gathers around the table, the celebrated cumpleañero sits in the middle, front and center before the cake, as we all wait in the room with all the lights turned off except for the ones on the cake, for […]

You know?

There’s something to be said about habits. Some of them are with us forever. Some of them only for a while. This week on our latest episode of The Little Radio Show I noticed one of mine has been with me for quite some time. It’s two words. Two words […]

10 Piropos to Conquer Your Love Interest

10 Piropos to Conquer Your Love Interest

If you’re not familiar with piropos, well let’s just say you’ve been missing out. Now yes, we do realize a great many of you may not be particularly fond of this form of “flattery” some use to compliment the person in whom they are interested.  And that’s precisely what piropos are supposed to be… […]

Cars, Trucks & Automobiles at the Houston Auto Show

Cars, Trucks & Automobiles at the Houston Auto Show

This is a sponsored post written on behalf of the Houston Auto Show. All opinions are our own. This week was all about window shopping for a new set of wheels. Well, sort of anyway. We may or may not be on the hunt for a new vehicle soon. That […]

The beauty and sound of Huichol Musical

The song made famous by Gael Garcia Bernal in the film Rudo y Cursi was first recorded by this Mexican group. In 2008, their album Desde México was nominated for the GRAMMY® for Best Mexican Regional Album, after spending 42 weeks on Billboard’s Top Latin Album Chart. Yet for many – ourselves included – the […]