More Than Just My Mom

I asked my mom to talk about the cultural obstacles and all the experiences and hardships she had to go through when she just moved to America.

Reflecting on the Past

People reflect on their lives often, however, there are always certain memories that are difficult to relive. On January 8th in her home in Los Angeles, Lucrezia Pignatelli met with her nanny, Mahesh Krishan, aged 46, to discuss his life...

January 10, 2019 App Interview
U.S. Culture of Previous Generation – David Wei

My french teacher came to the u.s. around the 1980s from Belgium. There were a lot of culture change she experienced here in America. She talked about the difference in cultures 30 years ago compared to her home country.

How the times have changed

I took a little time to interview my mom, Maria, and just talk about her life and how she grew up. We discuss movement in life and how times have changed since she was born.

“Follow your dreams and don’t allow anyone or anything sway you from them”

My mom has been a huge factor of who I am as a person. Without her, I wouldn’t be who I am today. I know raising children isn’t easy but I am grateful she was there for me when I...

“Asi como hay problems tambien hay solucions” (As there are problems there are also solutions).

My mom talks about an experience that she and I had when I was a little kid. She explains what values she has gained.

“Be happy with what you have”

My has taught me to be happy in life. Happy with what you have. This interview talks about her parents. And what she has learned.

The feeling of abandonment when it comes to Latin America culture.

Talking about how being two different races affects a person when one culture is not taught as much as the other