Heather Barradas is a freelance photographer in Seattle,WA. Her two boys are growing up bilingual as Spanish (spoken to them by their dad) and English (spoken to them by mom) are spoken at home. The boys also attend a public school that is an immersion school. Every year her family travels to Mexico to immerse the boys in the language and culture of Mexico - their father's homeland. When not photographing the beautiful Pacific Northwest area or spending time with her husband and kids, she likes to read, practice yoga and explore the outdoors.
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October 11, 2017
*** Want more information on raising multilingual children? Visit MomsRising's bilingual parenting resource site: http://action.momsrising.org/survey/bilingual_baby/?source=blog We are a bilingual family and proud of it. Spanish and English are spoken equally in our home and we knew when we had our two boys that we wanted them to have a dual language education. My husband is a native Spanish speaker and I am a native English speaker so our boys have learned both. We realized early on that by giving them a bilingual education they will have more opportunities as they grow up. After both boys...