@BestBuy is the Ultimate Destination for the Latest Cameras and Camcorders #CamerasatBestBuy #HintingSeason

I’ve got a secret; the number one thing that I want for Christmas is a new DSLR camera. Like most moms-to-be since the moment I knew I was pregnant, I knew I that I needed to capture every single moment of motherhood on “film”.

I started out shooting on a Nikon DSLR. It took fantastic photos […]

By |December 19th, 2014|Categories: Featured, Sponsored Post, Tech|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

The Freedom to be Spontaneous with the Gift that Keeps On Giving Every Time the #TheMoodStrikes

I am a member of collective bias and this shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and it’s advertiser. All thoughts and opinions are mine alone.

Warning: This is a PG-13 post in which I discuss marital relations between consulting adults but if you are easily offended by discussing adult themed topics, you are welcome to […]

By |December 18th, 2014|Categories: Marriage, Sponsored Post|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 time […]

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

Avgolemono Greek Lemon Chicken Soup Recipe

I have partnered with Minute® Rice to share with you the recipe of one of my family’s favorite cold weather, holiday hectic comfort foods; Avgolemono Greek Lemon Chicken soup.

Have you ever had a food, scent or object that reminded you of home so much that if you were around it, it took you right back to that […]

By |December 15th, 2014|Categories: Featured, Recipes, Sponsored Post|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Perfect Stocking Stuffers for that Special Someone @BestBuy and Beyond #HintingSeason

We’re getting down to the wire and I’ve still not bought stocking stuffers. Why did I think it was cute to buy those humongous stockings? They are literally big enough to fit a small toddler in. Do you know how much stuff it takes to fill those stockings?

For the girls, I can fill it with […]

By |December 15th, 2014|Categories: Featured, Sponsored Post, Tech|Tags: , , |0 Comments

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: Featured, giveaway, Style|Tags: , , |6 Comments

I Miss La Nochebuena from my Childhood

This is a compensated post written in collaboration with Sears and Latina Bloggers Connect.

As a child in a biracial home, the one thing I looked forward to every holiday season was Christmas eve. To be honest, I didn’t even realize it was a Latino custom until I was in university.It was just how it was…it was la […]

By |December 12th, 2014|Categories: Latina, Sponsored Post|Tags: , |0 Comments

The Holiday Tradition that Every Kid Will Love & Giveaway

I’ve been crazy busy with holiday running. There’s been the city tree lighting, caroling, Nutcracker performances, violin concerts, holiday parties, tree decorating and cookie baking. It’s all been a blur; a great big beautiful blur of joy and family togetherness. Sure, there has been that overwhelming feeling of impending doom that comes with overextending yourself […]

By |December 9th, 2014|Categories: Entertainment, giveaway|Tags: , , , |5 Comments

American Girl Will Donate a Doll to Children’s Hospital for Every one Bought #Joy2EveryGirl

Anyone who has been a long time reader of The TRUTH knows that we are big fans of American Girl in our home. Remember the American Girl Christmas of 2013?

 

It all started with a couple of hand-me-down American Girl dolls and a Bitty Baby from my niece (who’s now 17) and my daughters were smitten. […]

By |December 8th, 2014|Categories: Raising Girls, Sponsored Post|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Life Hack: How to get Your House Company Ready without Killing Yourself

Ever walk into a play date or a friend’s house and think to yourself, ” Damn, how does she keep this place so clean with kids?” Me, neither. Just kidding. It happens all the time. I immediately ask her for the name of her cleaning lady. If she denies having a cleaning lady one of […]

By |December 2nd, 2014|Categories: Review|Tags: , , |0 Comments