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

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

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 Protect Baby Skin this Spring

Disclosure: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with DiMe Media and Dreft about how to protect baby this spring.  All opinions are 100% mine. This has been one of the craziest years of my life, everything’s been out of whack including the weather. Spring is finally here and as the weather is getting warmer, my family has [...]

Lea Clark, American Girl of the Year 2016 Giveaway

It’s been a difficult past 7 days. The kind of epic bad days those tear jerker country songs are made of. Last Thursday, my youngest daughter's pet Guinea Pig got pneumonia, I took him to the vet, got him meds and we held him all day long nursing him back to health and then he just died. I [...]

By | January 13th, 2016|Categories: giveaway, Raising Girls|Tags: , , , |34 Comments

Momojis and the Secret Lives of Parents

Disclaimer: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with DiMe Media and Luvs but all opinions about Momojis are 100% mine. We all know that a picture is worth a thousand words and, as parents, we know that we never have enough free time on our hands and little ears hear everything we say, especially those [...]

By | December 11th, 2015|Categories: giveaway, Mommy Truisms|Tags: , , , |40 Comments

Hershey’s and Catching Fireflies are what Summer is Made For

This is a compensated post for MarketVision and its advertiser Hershey’s. All opinions are mine alone. Summer time is here, though you might not know that if you live in the Midwest. Our weather has been more unpredictable than Lady Gaga on stage. You just never know what’s going to happen. However, one thing we [...]

By | June 5th, 2015|Categories: giveaway, Recipes|Tags: , |0 Comments

Vi and Va Hit the Mark with my Little Latinas ( Giveaway)

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Vi and Va Dolls and Latina Bloggers Connect. You all know how skeptical I get about ethnic dolls. It seems that most times, the manufacturer either over shoots the mark and we end up with something like the Mexico Barbie fiasco with a cartoon representation of an [...]

By | April 24th, 2015|Categories: giveaway, Latina|Tags: , , , |5 Comments

American Girl, Grace Thomas, Giveaway!

Whose little girl doesn't love an American Girl Doll? Valentine’s Day is in little less than a month and that means time to gift the people I love something they will love. Obviously, it’s not about the gift but I really do love giving my girls something that makes their face light up. I’ve partnered [...]

By | January 19th, 2015|Categories: giveaway, Raising Girls|Tags: , , |32 Comments