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Ashley wrote...atrueLatina is a woman who wants to leave a positive mark on her family by educating her children in the values and principals of her heritage.

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FRANCES

Bienvenidas, stories from the outhouse to the penthouse! Experiences shared from the US to Mexico and around the world...always atrueLatina.

About me...

From farmworker in The Valley of Hearts Delight to 16 years in fine jewelry and becoming a lowrider member in East San Jose. Also, a college graduate, television executive, small-business owner, talent agent and finally an expat in CDMX!  What a journey, lots to share...always atrueLatina. Frances

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With a deep passion for the innovative and diverse California Bay Area community and staying true to my roots, I founded atrueLatina.com, an online experience in 2011.  The site included a team of writers from several generations for the online magazine, cover art, videos, scholarships, conferences and more! We provided a voice on issues unique to us and shared original stories about our culture and traditions that women can identify with. Our information linked many generations of millennials, gen x-ers, boomers and traditionals of Latinas living in the US and abroad. Muchas gracias.  

Your support was invaluable!  

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atrueLatina VINTAGE

Offering unique, one of a kind chalina 

(one-color rebozo) 

Slightly used, rust color, handmade in

Santa Maria del Rio, San Luis Potosí 

un pueblo mágico

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Para empezar

— la comida de hoy en el PH 

Planeando el menú.

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Chiles

---- Roasted on a comal

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Russian River Valley

 

My

Lowriding

days...

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Back in the 70's, I became a First Impressions car club member in San Jo: low, slow and scraping! Cruising in my '71 Riviera, I was one of three Women in the club. My ride had hydraulics in the back and I would Flip the switch and make it hop. The original pristine Jacket on the right was my official gear for showing up at picnics, parks or going on a run to Fresno with my friend and now comadre, Flaca. FIRME.

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foto:  San Jose State Library

What is it that fuels each and every one of us in this world? For me, it is sharing being atrueLatina.

Back in 2011, I began writing and documenting my passions and sharing it with the world!

Tell our story.  Share our story.  REset. Frances
 

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T-shirts for sale, various sizes.

$8.00 includes shipping.

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View to Bosque de Chapultepec & Museo de Antropología. Polanco balcones, CDMX.

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