Paula Bendfeldt-Diaz

Author's details

Name: Paula Bendfeldt-Diaz
Date registered: August 16, 2011
URL: http://growingupbilingual.com

Biography

Paula moved from her native Guatemala to SW Florida with her husband and two children and together they are discovering what it means to live life between two languages. Paula studied architecture who now makes a living as a freelance writer, traveler and amateur photographer. She started her writing & publishing career as the editor of Bebé y Mamá, the first parenting magazine in Guatemala. She is the founder of www.GrowingUpBilingual.com and www.365thingsswfl.com and writes articles in Spanish and English for both magazines and the web on travel, food and bicultural and bilingual parenting . When she is not on a plane or road trip she likes to create recipes inspired in the flavors of her native Guatemala.

Latest posts

  1. How To Make Filing Your Taxes An Easy And Enjoyable Process — February 16, 2017
  2. 5 Great Reasons For Staying At The Lake Buena Vista Resort Village and Spa In Orlando — February 9, 2017
  3. 5 Great Things To Do In Orlando Beyond Theme Parks — January 31, 2017
  4. Tips For Making Road Trips Educational For Kids — January 19, 2017
  5. Why We Loved The Legoland Hotel And Tips For Having The Best Stay — January 11, 2017

Most commented posts

  1. Pumpkin and Peanut Butter Cheesecake Parfaits — 70 comments
  2. Win A Family Four Pack to Disney On Ice Show at Germain Arena — 70 comments
  3. Lobsterfest: Paradise for Lobster Lovers – Win $50 Red Lobster Gift Card — 62 comments
  4. Gourmet Snack & Appetizer Recipes with Sargento String Cheese — 56 comments
  5. Plan Ahead for an Unforgettable Holiday Party with Family Size Meals from Nestle — 51 comments

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How To Make Filing Your Taxes An Easy And Enjoyable Process

Thanks to TurboTax for sponsoring this post, and for empowering Latinos to file their taxes with confidence and ease by providing bilingual information and support! Filing your taxes doesn’t have to be a scary, tedious and daunting process. If you take the right steps and choose the right service filing taxes can be enjoyable. Since …

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5 Great Reasons For Staying At The Lake Buena Vista Resort Village and Spa In Orlando

Thousands of people visit Orlando each year to spend time at major theme parks. But as you plan your Orlando vacation and start looking for hotels you find yourself facing such a wide array of options it’s often so hard to choose that perfect place to stay. We stayed at Lake Buena Vista Resort Village and Spa …

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5 Great Things To Do In Orlando Beyond Theme Parks

We go to Orlando at least a few times a year, usually lured by the magic and excitement of the Disney parks but this time we wanted to check out other fun things to do in Orlando beyond the parks and as we discovered Orlando has lots of fantastic options when it comes to family friendly …

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Tips For Making Road Trips Educational For Kids

We love to go on family road trips and whether it’s a long drive that takes a few days or a short weekend trip having the kids in the car for extended periods of time as a captive audience gives you the opportunity to teach them new things. Here are some tips for turning your …

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Why We Loved The Legoland Hotel And Tips For Having The Best Stay

We travel a lot and we have been to quite a few kid friendly hotels during our family trips but we had never had as much fun at a hotel as we did at the LEGOLAND Hotel Florida this past weekend. Even if your child is not obsessed with LEGOs like mine is this hotel …

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Easy Silver And Gold New Year’s Party Ideas

New Years is here and you want to make it special. However you don’t want to spend hours preparing food and decorating the house. These fun DIY decor ideas and easy to make recipes will give any New Year’s party lot’s of sparkle and glitz and they are all so easy to make! I started …

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Rogue One Limited Edition Spinner: Awesome Luggage For Star Wars Fans

Our whole family loves the Star Wars movies but no one was more excited about the Rogue One that my daughter, who is just the biggest die hard Star Wars fan. We got to see Rogue One on the opening weekend and we just loved it. Unlike some of the other Star Wars movies Rogue One …

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Makey Makey: A STEM Toy For Budding Inventors

Makey Makey is a fun and simple invention kit that gives children the possibility to really get creative and make STEM learning fun. Learning feels like playtime as kids play piano on bananas or use Play-Doh to control a Pac-Man video game on the computer. Makey Makey is a simple circuit board that lets you connect …

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Darjeeling Express! Why It’s a Good Idea To Head Over To The Queen of Hills Station In India

If you are in India and your looking for a taste of the Eastern side of the Himalayas without going in too deep, Darjeeling offers more than enough to keep you satisfied. As the sun started rising from behind the mountain range, the day was slowly waking up and welcoming the daily rounds. I had …

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Sphero SPRK: Sparking Your Child’s Interest for Coding

Coding can be loads of fun with Sphero SPRK; this robotic ball can be controlled or programmed to do tons of fun tricks and will spark any child’s curiosity for coding, programing and STEM learning. The Sphero SPRK is one of the best STEM robotic toys available, this robotic ball will not only keep your …

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