De Su Mama

Building a Multiracial Legacy

Join the Multiracial Motherhood Community.

Latest in Raising Multiracial Children

10 Terms that Moms of Biracial Kids Need To Know

Discussing racial identity with multiracial and biracial children is a challenge for many parents. They may have difficulty due to the weight of their own…

Continue reading...

Tips to Help Your Biracial Kids Answer “What are you?”

Ask the Expert is a series of posts for multiracial moms raising biracial kids. To submit your question to our panel of mental health and…

Continue reading...

Raise Healthy Boy Identity: Expert Parenting Tips for Multiracial Mothers

DSM Reader Question on Raising Boy Identity: When you have a daughter followed by a son, how do you help build his identity as a…

Continue reading...

Latest in Mixed Hair Care

Taking Care of Biracial Hair During Winter: 6 Tips for Healthy Curls

Taking care of biracial hair during the cold, winter months is an important task. Though it looks strong, curly hair is most susceptible to breakage,…

Continue reading...

Mouse Ears Tutorial for Curly Biracial Hair

In most ways, even as a multiracial family raising biracial kids with mixed hair, we're exactly the same as other American families. I promise! Even…

Continue reading...

Curly Biracial Hair Care: Sock Bun Tutorial

Back to School Mixed Hairstyles This girl does not like her hair up... ever! But with back to school upon us, making sure her curly…

Continue reading...

Latest in Cuban Food Culture

Cuban Chicken Soup con Barilla Fideo Cut Spaghetti

There’s nothing like Cuban Chicken Soup (or Cuban Sopa de Pollo con Fideo) to heal your insides and, when I’m not feeling great, that’s exactly what…

Continue reading...

Cuban Arroz con Leche: Hispanic Recipe Traditions

Hispanic Heritage and Cuban Rice Pudding Second only to language, passing down your family legacy is most effectively done in the kitchen. You can remember…

Continue reading...

Cuban Pastelitos de Carne (Picadillo): Easy BTS Snack

Cuban Recipes for Back to School If anywhere in their lives, my kids embrace multiculturalism and their Cuban heritage through their stomachs. They might not…

Continue reading...

Latest on De Su Mama

Family Legacy Crafts: NYE Party Hat Crafts for Kids

Happy almost New Year! I love the essence of New Year’s Eve as I do almost any other holiday, and this year, my best friends and I are organizing a festive kids’ party. I’m so excited! Complete with New Year’s Eve kids crafts (including this party hat craft!) and party idea, this holiday season is sure to go out with a bang! I picked up all the items I needed

Continue reading…

Air Storm FireTek Bow Makes a Great Gift for All Active Kids

For the kids yearning activity and action, this new toy from Zing Brand Toys will definitely catch their attention! Designed for kids 8 years and older, and indeed perfect for kids in that age range, the Air Storm FireTek Bow is loads of fun for the younger crowd too. As a Walmart Mom, I’m excited to review this high-performance toy that gets kids off the couch and away from digital

Continue reading…

Coffee Gift Baskets Idea for the New Keurig 2.0 Owner

Do You Have a Coffee Lover At Home? For the coffee lover at your house, I can’t say enough about the new Keurig 2.0 coffee maker. It has the wonderful conveniences of single cup brewing, with the added ability of making carafes too. You can read my full Keurig 2.0 review as a Walmart Mom here, but ever since I brought it home, my brother has been in love. He

Continue reading…

Teach Kids to Grow an Indoor Garden: AeroGarden 3SL Update

A few weeks ago I mentioned that I was on the hunt for holiday gift ideas that exposed the kids to a skill set or experience. As a Walmart Mom, I was sent an AeroGarden 3SL and wondered if you could teach kids to grow a garden indoors? The answer is yes! Here’s an update to how our little herb garden is doing in the AeroGarden 3SL… Walmart’s Exclusive AeroGarden

Continue reading…

Zoomer Dino Interactive Toy Review: Hot Toy of the Year

Interactive toys are all the rage this year for kids of all ages. With the ability to engage and immerse in pretend play, there’s no wonder that the Zoomer Dino Interactive Toy was one of the select toys on the Chosen By Kids Top 20 Toys list at Walmart. As a Walmart Mom, I had the chance to review the Zoomer Dino Interactive Toy ($79.88) and, let me tell you,

Continue reading…

The Gift That Makes Mom Feel Good: Afforable Fragrances

If you’re wondering what to get that special woman in your life – whether it’s mom, grandma or your new girl friend – you simply cannot go wrong with special fragrances. And now they’re affordable as ever at Walmart! I grew up watching my mom and grandma study their assortment of perfumes before choosing which one to spritz on. The look on their faces as they concluded their routine was

Continue reading…

Snuggled Up In California: Pajama Favorites from Walmart

It’s been raining and overcast by the beaches of Southern California and, unlike our winters in Las Vegas, we are colllld! The homes in Vegas are so much newer than the fifty year old homes in Cali and, basically, they don’t use central heat as much as we did in the desert. Warm socks and slippers are a must in the early mornings of my mom’s house… and they make

Continue reading…

Britax B-Safe 35: The Newest Infant Car Seat (+ Giveaway!)

Britax Introduces New Infant Car Seats With Leading Safety Technologies I’ve been a Britax Latina Ambassador for almost two years (isn’t that crazy?!) and I can’t say enough about their business ethics and product quality. They’re really top notch. My kids currently sit and stroll in Britax, but I have to admit… the newest infant car seats are making me want to have (or borrow?!) another baby so I can

Continue reading…

Copy Protected by Chetans WP-Copyprotect.