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A Photo’s Worth a Thousand Words

Discosure: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with DiMeMedia and Shutterfly, however, all opinions expressed about photo books are my own. How important is a photo to you? They say a photo is worth a thousand words. When I think of the most precious possessions I own, I immediately think of the people I love. These people [...]

By |December 4th, 2015|Categories: Latina, Sponsored Post, Style|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Gift Guide for Smart Women Who Love Tech and Pretty things

Have you been wracking your brain and every gift guide on the Internet trying to find  a gift to wow? The holidays are here and everyone is trying to find that perfect gift for the woman they love. It’s no small feat because women are as different as snowflakes and no two are alike. For [...]

By |December 3rd, 2015|Categories: Sponsored Post, Style, Tech|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Stay Warmer with SOL ALPACA Fashion

Disclosure: I am being compensated by SOL ALPACA for your participation in this campaign. You must also include that you are part of the Mom It Forward Blogger Network I love fashion but more than that I love high quality, well-made pieces that can stand the test time. The more unique, the more I fall in [...]

By |November 18th, 2015|Categories: Sponsored Post, Style|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Day of the Dead MakeUp Tutorial

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Neutrogena but all day of the dead makeup tutorial tips and opinions are mine alone. #HallowCleanFaceOff #CollectiveBias Our favorite holiday is just around the corner. Every year at this time we start trying to figure out what our Halloween costumes are going to be and what [...]

Beauty Tips Now to Avoid a Facelift Later

Every wonder how to look younger longer? I’ve been spending a lot of time traveling to sunnier climates this summer, which is awesome because the weather in the Midwest has been lukewarm on most days. I like all four seasons and this rainy, snowy, lukewarm with rain season stuff is not working for me so [...]

By |July 17th, 2015|Categories: Beauty, Sponsored Post|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Gray Hairs in Weird Places and Other Surprises of Being an Adult

It started with 3 gray hairs. I got my first one when I was 30 and I joked to the Big Guy that he was to blame. With each child, another gray hair appeared. And then one day, it was like the three gray hairs got together and decided that it was their sworn duty [...]

By |June 2nd, 2015|Categories: Beauty, humor|Tags: , |1 Comment

Choose You This Summer #ChooseSkinHealth @Neutrogena

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with NEUTROGENA® and Latina Bloggers Connect but all opinions are my own. The weather has been beautiful lately. All these blue skies, sunshine and warm weather will soon give way to lazy days spent lounging by the pool. These are my favorite but it also brings with it [...]

By |May 13th, 2015|Categories: Beauty, Sponsored Post, The Freckled Mexican|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Can Yoga Pants Really be the Downfall of Man?

I read the post Veronica Partridge, Oregon mom and wife, wrote after having a conversation about yoga pants and how when women wear them “it creates a stronger attraction for a man to look at a woman’s body and may cause them to think lustful thoughts” and her choice to stop wearing yoga pants so [...]

By |January 29th, 2015|Categories: Style, Throat Punch Thursday|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Aventura Clothing: The Perfect Gift for the Fashion & Enviromentally Conscious Family #AventuraLife

I've had the pleasure of being an ambassador for Aventura clothing for the past year. Until then, I honestly didn't know much about the line. In the past year, I've had the chance to try several pieces and I won't lie, I've really been impressed. I'm 42 years old, so I figured out a long [...]

By |December 18th, 2014|Categories: Sponsored Post, Style|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Touchstone Giveaway~ Every Woman Deserves Sparkle in Her Life

Is there anything better than pretty things that sparkle? Sure, massages, a maid and a personal chef but nothing can pep me up quite as much as a piece of a beautiful bling to make me feel all pretty ( and believe me that’s no easy feat for someone who spends most of her days [...]

By |December 15th, 2014|Categories: giveaway, Style|Tags: , , |7 Comments