Arroz con Pollo and Apple Pie provides a no-nonsense guide to raising bicultural children in modern times. Learn from the real-world experiences of the writer and that of others who shared their adventures in multicultural parenting. Arroz Con Pollo and Apple Pie offers strategies, tips,solutions, and resources to immigrant parents as they strive to find a balance between the culture they left behind and they culture they have adopted in their quest to guide their children to fulfill the American dream and preserve Latino values.
About the Author:
Maritere Rodriguez Bellas
Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Maritere Rodriguez Bellas is both bilingual and bicultural. As an author and a writer, she has been the voice of Latino immigrant parents for two decades. Rodriguez Bellas has been a featured writer for La Opinión, Ser Padres, HuffPost, HipLatina, Todobebé and Mamásporelmundo. She writes for immigrant parents and regularly shares her expertise as a latina boomer mom in Spanish language media. Her first book, Raising Bilingual Children, was published in English and in Spanish in 2014. She lives with her family in California.