18 Aug12:04
18 Aug12:04
Aug 2017
Aug 2017
Clean and clear, teen, tween, back to school, skin care

How to Make Back-to-School Easier for Your Tween/Teen

Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with CLEAN & CLEAR and #WeAllGrow Latina Network but all opinions about how to make back-to-school easier for your tween/teen are all my own. Back-to-school is difficult for parents and kids alike. However, for tweens and teens…

02 Aug10:46
02 Aug10:46
hefty, mom strong, John Cena, mom

Built Ultra-Strong Like a Mom

Disclosure: This is a compensated collaboration with Hefty® but all opinions are my own. Where there is a will, there is always a way. This is the one life lesson my mom taught me that has always stuck with me. In fact, it plays on…

30 Jul11:31
30 Jul11:31
Jul 2017
Jul 2017
Netflix, stream team, orange is teh new black, glow, sons of anarchy, friends from college , GLOW, Dear White People, Ozark

How to Survive Summertime Parenting

Ever find yourself wondering how to survive summertime parenting? Oh yeah, it’s definitely different from school year parenting. Sure, at first you think it’s going to be all sleeping in and hanging out and then you realize that you’re not on summer break, just the…

28 Jul15:01
28 Jul15:01
Chicago, family, soccer, MLS, All Star Game, Major League Soccer, Target, Youth Soccer

Soccer Moms Got Nothing on Me

Disclosure: This is a sponsored collaboration with Target but all opinions and the love of soccer are my own. Chiquitibum a la bim bom ba, chiquitiboom a la bim bom ba, a la bio, a la bao, a la bim bom ba, favorite team name,…

27 Jul10:15
27 Jul10:15
teacherlists, back-to-school, shopping, school supply lists

Back-to-School Made Easy on Your Parent Heart

It’s back-to-school for us already. Boo. Hiss. Sorry, I’ve already started my waking up early training and it’s not going so well. It’s like being hangry but with no sleep. The girls are officially 2 weeks out from returning back to the classroom, quiet returning…

17 Jul09:00
17 Jul09:00
ballet camp, how to survive camp, ballet, sports, Starkist, Hershey's, S'mores, summer, family, traditions, fireflies, campfire

Tips for Surviving Summer Camp

Need some tips for surviving summer camp? I’ve got you covered. Camps are hard on everyone involved. On paper, they look great. You think 2 weeks to a month of kids who aren’t “bored” and it gives parents a nice mental health break. We always…