2nd Annual Muslim Spelling Bee – Nationwide Spring 2013!

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE World’s First Muslim Spelling Bee Competition Launches 2013 Competition November, 2012, Chicago – Last year the first ever Muslim Spelling Bee successfully hosted their 2012 event with the support of nine regional Islamic Schools, including: American Youth Academy, Tampa, Florida Al-Ihsan Academy, South Ozone Park, New York Darul Arqam, South River, New Jersey Al-Hadi […]

Latino & Jewish: Why I chose Hanukkah over Christmas {LatinoMetro}

This article is part of our Multicultural Holidays series.  You can submit your own story for publishing on Multicultural Familia via our submissions page here. Latino & Jewish: Why I chose Hanukkah over Christmas By Trina Hernandez “Somos judios sefarditas.” “Whaa… ¿En serio?” “Si, mira…” Hearing my Dad explain to me our ancestry was something that made my […]

Republicans Dismayed Over Loss of the Asian Vote {BlogHer}

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Republicans Dismayed over “loss” of the Asian Vote {BlogHer} by Grace Hwang Lynch Don’t make me say I told you so. In Mandarin Chinese, there is a phrase, wo gei ni shuo. Literally translated, it means, “Let me tell you…” But it also implies that you should pull up a chair, because what I have to say […]

American Heart Association offers Scholarships to Multicultural Women

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American Heart Association offers Scholarships to Multicultural Women Go Red For Women® and Macy’s Join Forces to Ease Burden, Drive Diversity in Medicine September 11, 2012 DALLAS — Tuition hikes at colleges and universities across the nation are putting the squeeze on many young people and forcing families to find new ways to pay for higher […]

New Romantic Greeting Cards for Mixed Race Couples

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New Romantic Greeting Cards for Mixed Race Couples World’s first romantic greeting card brand for couples who love in color By Michele Hunt/Colors Greetings LLC November 13, 2012, Philadelphia, PA – Ethnically mixed couples have very little choice when it comes to romantic greeting cards, so today, Colors Greetings LLC and Colours Greetings Ltd. (UK) launch an […]

Carla’s Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

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Macaroni and cheese is a true food icon.  This legendary dish made its public debut in the United States in the early 1800s as it graced the table of President Thomas Jefferson, who served it in the White House.  A star was born, and the rest is history!  Today, macaroni and cheese is considered one […]

Equilibrar su vida y responsabilidades cuidado de familiares

Syndicated from BiculturalMom.com Acerca de cuidado de familiares Noviembre es el mes del cuidado de familiares y aunque muchos no necesariamente pensemos que somos responsables por el cuidado de algún miembro de la familia,  la realidad es que la mayoría de los americanos están velando por la salud de algún familiar en estos momentos. Tareas y responsabilidades que […]

Buddhism’s Race Problem {HuffPost}

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Buddhism’s Race Problem This article is a part of Faith Shift, a Huffington Post series on how changes in demographics, culture, politics and theology are transforming religion in America. Find out more about it here. Previous articles have covered Muslims, Jews and Mormons. SEATTLE — They came from near and far on a Monday night last month for an unusual gathering […]

Balancing Life & Family Caregiving Responsibilities

Syndicated from BiculturalMom.com About Family Caregiving November is National Family Caregiving Month and while many of us might not consider ourselves caregivers, the truth is that the majority of today’s Americans are.  Tasks that were previously done in hospitals and by professionals are increasingly done at home by family members who decide to provide care on their […]