Tag: Latinos

5 Ways to Honor Hispanic Heritage Month – El Mes de la Herencia Hispana

5 Ways to Honor Hispanic Heritage Month – El Mes de la Herencia Hispana

Yay! It’s Hispanic Heritage Month!  But what does that mean?  Don’t worry, I’m here to explain and share 5 easy ways to honor Hispanic Heritage Month. First, a little background.  According to hispanicheritagemonth.gov Hispanic Heritage Month (El Mes de la Herencia Hispana) was started In…

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Empowers Latinos Toward a Higher Education

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Empowers Latinos Toward a Higher Education

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HSFstories #cbias #CollectiveBias Education is where it’s at and the Hispanic Scholarship Fund has been doing it’s part since 1975 to empower Latino families toward successfully completing a…

What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

This is part of a sponsored campaign with DiMe Media and Coca-Cola.  However, all opinions expressed are my own. What’s in a name? Isn’t it just a grouping of letters that when uttered together causes you to turn? Sure, it is exactly that, but it’s so much more. It’s not only one of the first things that’s yours when enter this world, but your last name carries with it your heritage,
#FestivalPeople Was a Great Precursor to #HispanicHeritageMonth

#FestivalPeople Was a Great Precursor to #HispanicHeritageMonth

If you follow along on social media (Facebook, Twitter, Google + and Instagram) you totally saw that I spent this Labor Day weekend in my home town of San Antonio, Texas enjoying Festival PEOPLE en Español with my familia. This was our first time attending #FestivalPeople and it did not disappoint. First…

Odds and Ends from Hispanicize 2012

Odds and Ends from Hispanicize 2012

In mid April I attended Hispanicize 2012, a conference targeted toward Latinos, that brought brands, media, marketers, celebrities, filmmakers, innovators and bloggers together in a unique creative environment focused on best practices.  If you missed it, here’s a quick recap of things that caught my attention. 🙂 Hispanicize 2012 – Pitch Must Haves Presented by:  Cristina Alfaro, McDonalds