Lucy Manalo

12/22/11 Lucy Manalo

Posted in Many Faces Of Latinas, Mexicans

City you live in: Let’s just say I live in Los Angeles County. English/Spanish/ Spanglish: Both-I’m not as fluent in Spanish as I’d like to be, but I try. I speak mainly English, but practice my Spanish when I can. However, it usually comes out as Spanglish! Favorite Latin food you can’t live without: Chili...

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Bernice Sosa Izquierdo

11/23/11 Bernice Sosa Izquierdo

Posted in Puerto Rican

City you live in: Brooklyn, NY native. Currently residing in North Bergen, NJ. English/Spanish/ Spanglish? All of the above, ASL (American Sign Language) and poetry. The more languages, the better! Favorite Latin food you can’t live without: Mofongo de camaron, arroz con gandules, pasteles y pastelitos de guava.. What is your...

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Ingrid Saavedra

11/21/11 Ingrid Saavedra

Posted in Colombians

City you live in: Manhattan, New York. English/Spanish/ Spanglish? English/Spanish. Favorite Latin food you can’t live without: Arepas. What is your Latina contradiction? My name, people think I am German When you think of Latin culture what are the first words you think of? Happiness, I think Latin people always are looking for...

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Victoria Cepeda

11/11/11 Victoria Cepeda

Posted in Dominicans

City you live in: North Bergen, NJ. English/Spanish/ Spanglish? English/Spanish – Since I am foreign born it’s easier for me to speak either English or Spanish. Spanglish is an acquired art that I have yet to master. Favorite Latin food you can’t live without: Red beans, Garbanzos (chick peas), arroz con guandules,...

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Sorymal Rivera

11/04/11 Sorymal Rivera

Posted in Puerto Rican

City you live in: I currently reside in Philadelphia. English/Spanish/Spanglish: I tend to speak more English than Spanish unless I’m around family. I’ve also been known to speak Spanglish. There are just some words and phrases that don’t translate properly! Favorite Latin food you can’t live without: I cannot live...

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Gloria Flores

11/02/11 Gloria Flores

Posted in Mexicans

City you live in: I’m a Windy City girl (Big Smile). English/Spanish/Spanglish: English Literature, Spanish Love Songs, Spanglish with my Brothers and Boyfriend. Favorite Latin food you can’t live without: Frijoles con Quezo, Arroz, Chiles Rellenos, in that order. What is your Latina contradiction? I think it’s important...

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