Entries by Tracy López


Vanity and Your Latino Man

For the last forty-five minutes I’ve been waiting for my turn at the bathroom mirror. You may think, Ah, teenage daughter? But no, I don’t even have a teenage daughter and my two sons have their own bathroom. I’m sitting on the bed, half-dressed, waiting for my husband, Carlos, to finish doing whatever it is […]


3 Ways to Get Revenge on Your Suegra

As the daughter-in-law to a very difficult suegra, I’ve written a lot about how to manage a civil relationship with a meddlesome mother-in-law and how to forgive her when necessary, but today I’m going to talk about how to get revenge. Maybe it’s frowned upon to offer advice on settling scores with the mother of […]