My Daughter Taught Me an Invaluable Lesson

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is one of our family’s favorite animated movies. It has been since before we even had children. In fact, when I met my husband it may have been one of the first things we had in common; we both loved the story of Belle the beauty and how she saw [...]

By | September 6th, 2016|Categories: Entertainment, Parenting, Sponsored Post|0 Comments

The Killer Look Every Woman Needs

It’s Friday! Summer is winding down but we’ve got a few lazy weekends left until the leaves start changing color. I don’t know about you but I am looking more forward to this long weekend than I used to look forward to Friday nights when I was in my 20’s. I can’t wait to sleep [...]

By | September 2nd, 2016|Categories: Entertainment, giveaway, Style|2 Comments

All You Need is Love

Why is it that toddlers always want to watch the same show on repeat over and over again? Maybe it’s something about the comfort of routine or maybe toddlers just have really addictive personalities. All I know is that there were a couple years when I thought the Wiggles were going to drive me insane. [...]

By | August 25th, 2016|Categories: Entertainment, giveaway|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Financial Planning Made Easy

Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign about financial planning in collaboration with brightpeak financial® and Latina Bloggers Connect. For as long as I can remember, I’ve worried about my finances. I grew up poor. A child of a good Catholic immigrant and a southern housewife. There were six children and only my father worked outside [...]

By | August 24th, 2016|Categories: Latina, Sponsored Post|Tags: , , |0 Comments

American Girl Wellie Wishers Teach Little Girls Empathy

Have you heard of the Wellie Wishers? This summer has been full of hectic crazy fun; packed with sunshine and the great outdoors. We’ve traveled, seen the beach and watched movies outside under the stars. But what do you do when it rains, right in the middle of summer? We made lemonade out of those lemons. The [...]

By | August 9th, 2016|Categories: giveaway, Raising Girls|Tags: , , |18 Comments

When They Go Low, We Go High

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. Wouldn’t it be awesome if the world was peaceful and there were no wars, no hate, no starving children, no displaced and homeless people? What if there was no poverty, racism or bigotry in the world? What if the world was filled with people who [...]

By | August 4th, 2016|Categories: Sponsored Post|Tags: |0 Comments

Finally a Princess for Latinas Elena of Avalor

Elena of Avalor is a princess for my little girls. Latinas, how long have we been waiting for a Latina princess to share with our daughters? Seems like a lifetime, right? The closest we’ve had has been Dora and she’s not even a princess. She was a little explorer with a blue monkey in wellies [...]

By | July 22nd, 2016|Categories: Entertainment, giveaway, Latina|Tags: , , , |5 Comments

How to Preserve Your Most Precious Memories

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by the Maker of OxiClean™ through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select. While I was compensated to write a post about their Versatile Stain Remover, all opinions are my own. Every May, our neighborhood has an annual garage sale, and every single year, I say I am NOT going to participate. [...]

By | July 8th, 2016|Categories: Home, Sponsored Post|Tags: , , |0 Comments

How to Help Your Child Realize Her Dreams

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by OxiClean™ through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by POPSUGAR to write a post about OxiClean™ all opinions about how to keep clothes looking like new are my own. Laundry is not my favorite thing to do. Not even close. I think it’s probably every parent’s least favorite chore. [...]

By | June 30th, 2016|Categories: Home, Sponsored Post|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Tips to Save You Time and Money in the Kitchen that Let You Enjoy Your Summer

My house has been a mess all summer. My kitchen has been the worst. It’s been difficult changing my routine and getting used to the girls being home. Don’t even get me started on the dish situation in this house this summer. Between the traveling, the summer entertaining, sleep overs and flow of other people’s [...]

By | June 24th, 2016|Categories: Home, Sponsored Post|Tags: , , |0 Comments