The Latina Mom Legacy

The Latina Mom Legacy

A podcast for Latina Moms who want to create a Spanish language and Hispanic heritage legacy their abuelas would be proud of. Host, Janny Perez is a Latina mom raising a multilingual and multicultural daughter to be proud of her roots. In 2017 she founded Mi Legasi, an online platform to help other parents like her and in 2019 she started this podcast to support this community. Join her as she interviews Latina moms, language and heritage experts and motivates you to stay on your bilingual parenting journey. Grab a cafecito, we’re talking bilingualism, growing up Latina, and tradiciones. Support this podcast:


April 23, 2024 25 mins

Have you ever heard of Biliary Dyskinesia?  In this episode, I'll be opening up about my recent diagnosis of biliary hyperkinesia, discussing the symptoms I've experienced, and sharing the steps I'm taking to manage it.

My hope is that by sharing my journey, it may offer support or guidance to anyone else who may be facing similar challenges or has a loved one going through a similar experience. 

Disclaimer: Plea...

Mark as Played

¿Como puedes crear un coneccion mas fuerte con tu hijo a traves de la lectura?  Que programa existe hoy para apoyarte en esto en el sur de la Florida?  En este episodio hablamos con “La Cuentera Miamera,” Carolina Van Pampus sobre su vida como escritora y fundadora de The R.E.A.D Project en Miami.


En este episodio, aprenderás cómo se entrelazan los roles de esta autora y fundadora del Proyecto READ y También exploraremos su misió...

Mark as Played

Latina Moms' Financial Advice: Money Growth, Mindset, and Independence.  In this episode, 7 Latina moms, including CEOs, money coaches, award-winning authors, and myself, share our best financial advice. Discover how to make your money grow, change limiting beliefs, and boost your financial confidence. Plus, I share my favorite money resources.

About Our Guests:

Sandra Velazquez: CEO of Nopalera, seen on Shark Tank. Full interv...

How does a behavioral specialist begin to focus on Latino and bilingual families?  What advice does she have for parents with special needs children?  In this episode, Vianna Calderon a Latina mom, bilingual behavioral specialist, and founder behind Bebes of the Island, which offers bilingual mommy and me classes helps answer those questions.

Join us as we dive deeper into the conversation of behavioral assessments, autism, and Dow...

Mark as Played

Did you know that your child can be missing out on many benefits that result from being bilingual? Did you know that your family may be leaving money on the table because of it? In this episode, I give you 6 compelling reasons why you may want to reconsider raising a bilingual child and I promise you it's never too late to start.

Join me as I walk you through the research behind the six benefits of bilingualism your child may ...

Mark as Played

How do you go from being a children’s book illustrator to developing a gender neutral apparel line for children?  In this episode, Colombian mom, illustrator, and creator behind the children’s brand Twibbles shares with us her journey.

Discover the inspiration behind her brand, the creative process, and how she helps parents support creative independent play.  Plus she’ll share the differences between east coast and west coast bili...

Mark as Played

What are some free bilingual resources that must be taken advantage of to make raising bilinguals easier?  In this episode, I share with you 10 resources that every bilingual parent should add to their list.

Discover resources in parenting, education, media, and family life.  From free Spanish printables to media websites, learn my go-tos.  Plus, I share how to narrow your focus to prevent being overwhelmed by content. Yo, a bilin...

Mark as Played

¿Cómo educar en el hogar a niños bilingües en los Estados Unidos siendo una madre latina? ¿Qué debes considerar si estás pensando en emprender este viaje? En este episodio, Jessica Suarez, una mamá ecuatoriana que educa en el hogar a sus 3 hijos, comparte sus consejos sobre cómo educar en casa a niños bilingües.

Descubre lo que los padres deben considerar, cuáles son los mayores conceptos
erróneos sobre la educación en casa a n...

Mark as Played

How can you use music to help you raise a bilingual child?  How does music influence a child’s language development? In this episode, we explore music and how it can help your child learn a new language.


Learn different ways to incorporate music with your child and discover my recommended top Spanish music YouTube channels for kids.  Plus, I’ll share how Marc Anthony has helped my daughter learn Spanish.   Yo, a bilingual parenti...

Mark as Played

Valentine’s Day is around the corner and even though I don’t believe in this holiday, I do believe in love.  In this episode, I share my top relationship tips and the keys to my long relationship with my rockstar husband, Percy Trayanov.

 Learn about our controversial vows, what keeps us going, and how we balance our different parenting styles.  Plus, Percy chimes in to give you, his thoughts.   Yo, a bilingual parenting educator,...

Mark as Played

Want to know how to become a more productive mom so that you have more time to focus on the things that bring you joy?  In this episode, I give you my top 10 productivity hacks that are sure to give you more free time.

Learn how to be efficient with cooking, finances, shopping, language learning, and even the laundry.  Yo, a productive bilingual parenting educator, author, and multilingual mom te invito as I share with you how.  As...

Mark as Played

¿Cómo equilibras ser una mamá bilingüe, conductora de podcast y esposa de una estrella del béisbol? En este episodio, Katia Reguero Lindor, una mamá puertorriqueña y conductora del podcast The Un-a-Parent, comparte su experiencia equilibrando todos estos roles.

 Únete a nosotras mientras aprendemos cómo fue criada bilingüe y cómo ella y su esposo, Francisco Lindor, Estrella de los NY Mets, están criando a sus hijas para ser bilingü...

Mark as Played

Want to master bilingual parenting in 4 steps?  Want to know the secrets to raising bilingual kids that most books don’t teach?  In this episode, I give you my 4 secrets to raising a bilingual child successfully.

Join me as I walk you through these 4 secrets where you will walk away with a new empowered perspective on bilingual parenting. Plus I share with you how we spent our Christmas and New Year's. No te rindas!  Don’t give...

Mark as Played
SIGN UP AT JOIN ME MON. JANUARY 15 at 9:00AM PST 12:00PM EST OR 6:30PM PST 9:30PM EST (MAKE YOUR SELECTION ON THE CALENDAR) IN THIS COMPLETE VISION BOARD WORKSHOP USING CANVA WHERE YOU WILL DISCOVER: 🌟 The Power of Visualization! 🌟 Are you ready to transform your 2024 dreams into reality? Join me for an immersive and inspiring Vision Board Manifestation Workshop for Moms, where you'...
Mark as Played

It’s the end of the year, want to know how to make New Year goals for bilingual parenting that will help keep you consistent and committed?  In this episode, I close out the year by offering you powerful tips on making and keeping your goals.

Join me as I offer my words of wisdom on what goals you need to focus on that will help you not just in bilingual parenting but in your life as well.  Plus, I share what worked and didn’t work...

Mark as Played

As the new year approaches it's time to start looking at schools. What does enrolling your kids in a dual immersion program or elementary school look like? What are things you should look for and how should you prepare? In this episode four years later we revisit with Latina Mama two and former Mi Legasi blog contributor Lizzie Rodriguez Carrk.

Join us as we talk about dual immersion schools in the US and offer you tips on wha...

Mark as Played

¿Cuáles son los errores más comunes que cometen los padres al criar a niños bilingües? ¿Qué debes evitar hacer? En este episodio, comparto los errores más comunes en la crianza bilingüe y te ofrezco consejos sobre cómo evitarlos o superarlos.

Acompáñame mientras te empodero con estrategias prácticas que marcarán la diferencia en el mundo de tus hijos y los motivarán a hablar más español. Yo, Janny Pérez, educadora de crianza biling...

Mark as Played
November 21, 2023 39 mins

Want to know what toys to get the kids on your Christmas list this year?  Want to know what you should look out for this Black Friday? Well, we’ve done all the work for you!   In this episode Latina mom of 2, blogger, digital parenting expert, and founder of nyctechmommy, Monica Encarnacion, and I share with you this holiday season’s hottest toys.

Join Monica Encarnacion and me as we talk toys for our annual Holiday Toy List!  We&#...

Mark as Played

Are you expecting and want to raise a bilingual baby but don’t know where to start?  Have you ever even thought about it?  In this episode, I provide expecting parents a guide to bilingual parenting and address the most common questions asked.

 Join me as I answer 7 of the most frequently asked questions regarding raising bilingual babies.

Walk away feeling empowered and giving bilingual parenting a second look.  Plus, I share my e...

Mark as Played

¿Por qué tus hijos no quieren hablar español? ¿Qué consejos puede dar una mamá latina a otras mamás que están criando niños bilingües? En este episodio de estudio de caso, la mamá latina ecuatoriana, intérprete y traductora de idiomas con una maestría en educación, Gloria Fabara Brown, comparte sus luchas y éxitos en la crianza bilingüe.

Acompáñanos mientras profundizamos en sus estrategias de crianza bilingüe y ofrezco mis consejo...

Mark as Played

Popular Podcasts

    Current and classic episodes, featuring compelling true-crime mysteries, powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations.

    Stuff You Should Know

    If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks, then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.

    The Nikki Glaser Podcast

    Every week comedian and infamous roaster Nikki Glaser provides a fun, fast-paced, and brutally honest look into current pop-culture and her own personal life.

    White Devil

    Shootings are not unusual in Belize. Shootings of cops are. When a wealthy woman – part of one of the most powerful families in Belize – is found on a pier late at night, next to a body, it becomes the country’s biggest news story in a generation. New episodes every Monday!

    Start Here

    A straightforward look at the day's top news in 20 minutes. Powered by ABC News. Hosted by Brad Mielke.

Advertise With Us
Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeart App.


© 2024 iHeartMedia, Inc.