Carmen Ordonez

Carmen Ordonez is a Latina fashion and lifestyle expert, spokesperson and TV personality. She has been featured in numerous media outlets including The New York Times, NBC, Telemundo, People Magazine and is a regular guest on Univision's national morning show, Despierta America. When she isn't in front of the cameras, she is chasing her 15-month-old, Andres Sebastian, around the house (he loves to give her mini heart-attacks by climbing on everything!) She has been married for seven years with her husband Fernando Ordonez and lives in Miami, Florida with her hubby, toddler son and their two dogs (a beagle named Scrappy and Rottweiler Bear). In addition to Disney Baby, you can find Carmen on her fashion blog, Viva Fashion, where she writes about fashion on a budget.

Raising a Bilingual (Or Multilingual) Child When You Don't Speak the Language

There are so many benefits of learning a second (or third) language. As we’ve heard time and time again, little minds are remarkable at absorbing language skills. We’re raising our son bilingual in English and Spanish, but ideally we’d love for him to learn another language. The only problem is, we don’t speak a third language. So how do you go about teaching, say Spanish or Mandarin when you don’t speak the language? It can seem a bit intimidating at first, but here are a few tips that might help you with teaching a second language to your little one:

20 de Mis Apertivos Favoritos Para Niños

Muchas veces se me hace dificil pensar en diferentes ideas para que darle a mi chiquito como aperitivo. El tiene 2 “snacks” en el día el cual son espaciadas entre sus comidas mas grandes. Por ejemplo, después del desayuno y varias horas antes de su cena. Si estas buscando algunas ideas para que darle a su pequeño como merienda, aquí les doy algunas ideas:

Calabaza de Minnie Mouse

Halloween no tiene que ser miedoso. Si estas buscando algunas ideas para que hacer que todas esas calabazas que compraste en el “pumpkin patch” te va encantar esta de Minnie Mouse que hizo mi cuñada. Es super fácil de hacer y también lo puedes cambiar por uno de Mickey Mouse solamente cambiando los colores.

Aqui les va los pasos para como hacerlo.

La Pañalera Perfecta Para Papa!

Seamos realistas: Hoy en dia los papas también quieren llevar su propia pañalera y no tener que utilizar las pañaleras femeninas de sus esposas. Mi marido tiene 3 pañaleras propias y la verdad que hasta yo me he visto usándolas mas que el.  Si su pareja también esta buscando su propia pañalera “cool” entonces le va encantar esta de camuflaje de Mickey Mouse.

 

My 20 Favorite Snacks for Picky Toddlers

Coming up with different snack ideas can sometimes be a challenge. Our son will usually have two snacks a day, spaced out between his bigger meals, and most of the time I find myself stuck in a rut.

If you’re looking for some snack inspiration, here are 20 of my favorite snacks that even a picky toddler would enjoy:

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