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Yvonne Condes at the We All Grow Summit (photo courtesy of Robson Muzel and ‪#‎WeAllGrow‬ Summit)

The White Mexican

This is the full version of the story I told at the #WeAllGrow Summit 2016. To watch the video, visit… Continue reading »


Real Moms Talk on

I contribute to the site, which is a lifestyle site for moms, and I think my latest post is… Continue reading »


Family and Latino Americans on PBS

This week’s Wordless Wednesday is Family. These are my grandparents on my father’s side and I recently wrote about them… Continue reading »


Alyssa Milano’s “Sex Tape,” The Cost of Childcare, and Telling Kids to Suck It Up

I wanted to share a couple of posts that I’ve had on different sites recently. Alyssa Milano leaked an informative… Continue reading »

Junior Ranger Badge from Mesa Verde National Park (photo by Yvonne Condes)

Junior Ranger Program at Mesa Verde National Park

During our trip to Mesa Verde National Park for the American Latino Expedition, my boys completed the Junior Ranger program…. Continue reading »

kayaking in Seattle (photo by Yvonne Condes)

Catching up with YvonneInLA

I’ve been so busy over at that I’ve hardly had time to post on YvonneinLA. I’m going to refresh… Continue reading »

Childhood picture of Yvonne Condes

Memories of a Bedtime Song

When I was a little girl I never wanted to go to bed. Ever. I would sneak out of my… Continue reading »

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Summer of Feminista, Downton Abbey, and the Difficulty of Being a Mother

My relatives have been asking me why I haven’t posted here as much. That’s because I’ve been over at MomsLA,… Continue reading »


Dear Husband, Happy Father’s Day (A Little Late)

Two Saturdays ago, I was working diligently to finish a Father’s Day video for MomPulse. I had just pressed saved… Continue reading »

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Breast Feeding; It’s Not As Easy As It Looks

“You’re starving him,” the pediatrician told me. I looked down at my baby and started to weep. It had been… Continue reading »

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Dear Husband, Who Needs Jennifer Lopez?

Dear Husband, Today is your birthday and I want you to know how much I love you.  As I sit… Continue reading »

Yvonne in LA


All of the sudden there were 20 people in the room. I was in labor about to deliver. This should… Continue reading »

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41 Years

That’s how old I am. I can’t believe it. Last year I turned 40 and had a big bash of… Continue reading »