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. Celebrating Success At Red Lobster’s Crabfest — July 20, 2017
  2. Creativity And Fun For Kids This Summer At Painting With A Twist — July 19, 2017
  3. Top 3 Tips For A Fun Road Trip With Kids — July 19, 2017
  4. Easy Chicken Fajita Enchiladas — July 17, 2017
  5. Tips For Working Out at the Beach — July 16, 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

Author's posts listings

Celebrating Success At Red Lobster’s Crabfest

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. #Crabfest #CrabfestSummer #CollectiveBias. The Crabfest event at Red Lobster is something I wait for every year. It’s the opportunity to indulge in so many delicious crab …

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Creativity And Fun For Kids This Summer At Painting With A Twist

Painting With A Twist can be a fun activity to do with friends or for a date night. We found out that it’s also my kid’s favorite thing to do this summer! I have always loved the concept of Painting With A Twist. It’s such a fun activity and I love that there is no …

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Top 3 Tips For A Fun Road Trip With Kids

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Marinela for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. As a child, growing up in Guatemala one of my favorite things to do was walk to the corner neighborhood store to buy snacks after school. My mom would give me money and I walk to …

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Easy Chicken Fajita Enchiladas

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CampbellsShortcutMeals  #CollectiveBias These chicken fajita enchiladas and Mexican chicken soup recipes are so easy to make and perfect for a weeknight dinner. To make these, I got creative in order to save time and used products we get …

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Tips For Working Out at the Beach

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SootheYourSoreSpots #CollectiveBias We’re spending lots of time at the beach this summer. Since we didn’t plan a long vacation we’ve been doing short road trip to check out beaches around Florida’s gulf coast. It’s very important for me …

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The Best Way to Enjoy the Beach in Southwest Florida

This is a sponsored campaign, however all opinions are my own and based on my own experience. If you live in Southwest Florida year-round or are a seasonal resident you know that one of the best things about calling Southwest Florida home is our fantastic beaches. However, most of us don’t get to spend as …

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Piña Colada Split Ice Cream Sundae

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with ViveMejor and DIME Media. However, all opinions expressed are my own. There is no better way to celebrate the warm summer than by indulging in a delicious cool ice cream sundae bursting with tropical flavors. Inspired by the pineapple colada sundae recipe I found on the Vive …

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Tips For An Awesome Beach Road Trip

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #RoadTripOil #CollectiveBias Planning a summer road trip? What could be better than a family road trip to the beach? But before heading out to enjoy the fun in the sun you need to make sure you have everything …

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Habanero Michelada And Mango Seafood Salad Tostadas

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. #MyMicheladaMatch The Michelada is a beer cocktail that originates in Mexico and is very popular throughout Central America, specially during the hotter months of the year. …

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Sparking Curiosity With Noddy Toyland Detective

I have partnered with MomSelect for this sponsored program. Summer is here and we’re always looking for ways to keep kids entertained. In Florida the heat and the rainstorms can sometimes make it hard to spend as much time outdoors as we’d like to. So whether we’re taking shelter from the elements or embarking on …

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