While I am very proud that our son, Diego, is being raised fluent in two languages, I must say that it does come with its challenges. There have been times that he has said something to me that I just can't understand in any language, until I realize that he is saying it in English with the very heavy Spanish accent that he hears from Elsa and Ines. My favorite one was when he came up to me and said, "Daddy, I need some beeks bappo roo!"
"Huh?" I asked.
"I need some beeks bappo roo!" he repeated.
"Diego, I still don't understand what you're saying."
Diego was beginning to get frustrated.
"Will you show me what you want? Where is it?" I questioned.
Diego led me upstairs to a shelf in his closet and pointed.
This is Beeks Bappo Roo:
Beeks Bappo Roo, the Mexican cure all!
This episode originally aired in May, 2007.