Read With The Gringa “Colors Of Horses”


This short, 5 minute read is perfect to introduce to toddlers some words for colors in English and Spanish. Gather the kids and join the gringa as she reads “The Colors of Horses”.

Read With The Gringa “The Magician’s Nephew” Chapter 4


Featuring book one of “The Chronicles of Narnia” by C.S. Lewis, the gringa is now reading chapter 4. Please join me as the adventures of Digory and Polly continue. I read aloud, discovering just where the magic rings have taken Digory and Polly. If you would like to know yourself, watch me on YouTube!

Read With The Gringa “Good Night, Wonder Pets!”


This six minute bedtime story is the perfect story to help little ones settle down for the night and have sweet dreams until morning. Enjoy sweet bedtime adventures with the gringa reading in English and Spanish.

Read With The Gringa “The Magician’s Nephew” Chapter 3


Join the gringa as I read aloud chapter three in “The Magician’s Nephew”, book one of “The Chronicles of Narnia” by C.S. Lewis. Polly and Digory met and explored the attic. They had a run-in with Digory’s crazy Uncle Andrew and now Polly has disappeared! Join me now to find out if Digory searches for Polly and find out about the mysterious Wood Between The Worlds.

Read With The Gringa “I Am Skippyjon Jones”


This little book by Judy Schachner is a quick 5 minute read in English and Spanish. The perfect length of time to engage toddlers with short attentions spans. So, grab the little ones for a few minutes and enjoy the story.

Read With The Gringa “The Magician’s Nephew” Chapter 2


Join the gringa in reading chapter 2 of book 1 “The Magician’s Nephew” of the “Chronicles of Narnia” authored by C.S. Lewis. Find out if Digory went in search of Polly! Join the adventure on YouTube with the gringa. We are delving into another world!

Read With The Gringa “The Magician’s Nephew”


The gringa reads chapter 1 of “The Magician’s Nephew” by C.S. Lewis, book one of the series “The Chronicles of Narnia”. This is a great series for adolescents and teenagers. Exciting experiences¬†with courageous young adventurers in a mesmerizing fantasy world. It is such an enjoyable read most young people don’t even realize the wonderful values and character lessons that are all part of the package. I hope young people everywhere appreciate this series that is one of the gringa’s all time favorites and the perfect way to begin a new literacy mission!

Read With The Gringa “Let’s Visit The Sweet Shop”


Today I am launching my new project “Read With The Gringa” to promote literacy among our youth. Please join me in reading aloud on YouTube. Toddlers can join me as I read fun books in English and my not-so-great Spanish. These are short reads tailored for toddler attention spans! I will also be featuring great literature for tweens & teens, beginning with “The Chronicles of Narnia” by C.S. Lewis. Thank you in advance for all your support.

The following video is the only one available at the moment. That is soon to change so I hope you will subscribe to my YouTube channel. Also, please continue to pop back in to the blog as I post what is uploaded to YouTube if you are not a “YouTuber”. I hope to soon have an expansive library of great literature easily accessible for toddlers, adolescents and teenagers.