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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Brazilia Moda

10/19/11 Brazilia Moda

Posted in Dominicans

City you live in: South Beach, Florida. English/Spanish/Spanglish: I speak English & Spanish! My first language was Spanish but I learned English in school. My family said they wanted me to learn it so I could teach them how to speak English. Favorite Latin food you can’t live without: I love mofongo! I will always...

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Janet Outlaw

09/09/11 Janet Outlaw

Posted in Dominicans

City you live in: Killeen, TX. English/Spanish/Spanglish: I speak all three. There are occasions that I am talking to my English speaking friends and I start to speak or want to speak to them in Spanish. When I am with my fellow Latinos, I speak Spanglish. Favorite Latin food you can’t live without: Wow! This is a hard question to...

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Alicia Gibbs

06/29/11 Alicia Gibbs

Posted in Dominicans

City you live in: I am currently living in Paterson, aka P-Town. English/Spanish/Spanglish I speak all of the above. Whatever comes out first and depending on who I am speaking with. Favorite Latin food you can’t live without The food I can not live without has to be Dominican Longaniza! I love it! It’s perfect for after a...

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Yosely Maldonado

05/18/11 Yosely Maldonado

Posted in Dominicans

City you live in: I currently live in Ridgefield Park, NJ. I was born in Washington Heights, NY, but moved to NJ at 9 years old and I have been there since. English/Spanish/ Spanglish: English/Spanish/ Spanglish:  Hmmm, lets see. When I am at work it’s English, home with my children its English and Spanish (I want them to...

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Melissa Quezada

04/18/11 Melissa Quezada

Posted in Dominicans, Many Faces Of Latinas

City you live in: Bronx, New York! English/Spanish/Spanglish Un poco de todo, but English always seems to come out first. Favorite Latin food you can’t live without OMG! Do I have to choose only one! I am going to have to say chicharon de pollo! What is your Latina contradiction? Hmmmm, this is a tough one. Oh! I know!  LOL. I...

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