Wednesday Wishes

Got the midweek blues? Perfect time to make some Wednesday Wishes. The idea is that the Universe is abundant,… [more]

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Strawberry Banana Batido con Leche…Like Mami Used to Make (Recipe)

My mother taught me that batidos made with milk in the morning are a healthy, quick and delicious breakfast… [more]

Strawberry Banana Batido con Leche…Like Mami Used to Make (Recipe) Strawberry Banana Batido con Leche...Like Mami Used to Make (Recipe)

Once Upon a 6th Birthday (Sundays In My City)

Put Pie, my eldest, turned 6 last week and we celebrated with a very famous mouse. San Bruno, CA. I… [more]

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Wednesday Wishes

Well, hello mi gente! This week finds me feeling really good. Like I’ve gotten into some kind of positivity… [more]

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Street-Find Redo: Paint without Sanding

My cuñado found this side table that looked like it had made a run from decades past. It was on the… [more]

Street-Find Redo: Paint without Sanding Street-Find Redo: Paint without Sanding

Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez September 17, 2014

Got the midweek blues? Perfect time to make some Wednesday Wishes. The idea is that the Universe is abundant, so go on and wish for what you want so that it can start making it’s way to you. Wish big, wish silly, wish grand, just wish. Here’s what I’m wishing for this week: 1. My […]

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Strawberry Banana Batido con Leche…Like Mami Used to Make (Recipe)

by Claudya Martinez September 15, 2014
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My mother taught me that batidos made with milk in the morning are a healthy, quick and delicious breakfast option. Mami never let me leave for school without fueling up. She knew instinctively that if I went to school on an empty stomach, I wouldn’t get the most out of my morning lessons. I’ve never […]

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Once Upon a 6th Birthday (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez September 13, 2014
Birthday_at_Chuck_E_Cheese

Put Pie, my eldest, turned 6 last week and we celebrated with a very famous mouse. San Bruno, CA. I showed you mine, now show me yours. Share your city/town/suburb/you name it! Think of this as a photography carnival or photography meme (with or without words) that not only lets you share your part of […]

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Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez September 10, 2014
Wednesday Wishes

Well, hello mi gente! This week finds me feeling really good. Like I’ve gotten into some kind of positivity groove. On Tuesday, I left the house to drop off my girls at school and as I buckled myself in, I thought, today everything is going to work out. And you know what? It did! I […]

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Street-Find Redo: Paint without Sanding

by Claudya Martinez September 7, 2014
How to paint furniture without sanding

My cuñado found this side table that looked like it had made a run from decades past. It was on the sidewalk just waiting to be picked up by someone. It might not look like much to most, but it’s made out of solid wood and if you are a solid wood lover on a […]

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Ceramics Class at the Randall Museum (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez September 6, 2014
Ball of clay

This actually happened on a Saturday. The Randall Museum has drop-in ceramics classes that cost all of $6. It’s possible that I had more fun than my kids had and they had a lot of fun. That wonky looking turtle above is my creation. It’s not perfect, but I love it! San Francisco, CA. I […]

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Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez September 3, 2014
Wednesday Wishes

Welcome to Wednesday Wishes. It’s a weekly reminder to acknowledge and manifest the abundance that the Universe has to offer. I wish for things big and small, important and not-so-much. I also encourage you to do the same because there is enough for ALL of us, always has been always will be and so on […]

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Enough about the Kids: 7 Back to School Tips for Moms

by Claudya Martinez September 2, 2014
Back to school tips for moms

During back to school season, moms go out of their way to set their kids up for success. We plan their lunches ahead of time, set up designated areas for all their school needs, get them to bed at a decent hour, pick out their outfits ahead of time, make sure they have breakfast and […]

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50 Famous Women Laughing

by Claudya Martinez September 1, 2014
50 Famous Women Laughing

If laughter is contagious, I hope you catch a good hearty dose of it from these women and then spread it to others. #143188323 / gettyimages.com #491946507 / gettyimages.com #452601634 / gettyimages.com #450099846 / gettyimages.com #491456131 / gettyimages.com #488089121 / gettyimages.com #479264071 / gettyimages.com #180064111 / gettyimages.com #169133203 / gettyimages.com #168244063 / gettyimages.com #168371364 / […]

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Backyard Fun (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez August 30, 2014
Deava Doll

A bit of fun in our backyard. San Francisco, CA I showed you mine, now show me yours. Share your city/town/suburb/you name it! Think of this as a photography carnival or photography meme (with or without words) that not only lets you share your part of the world, but lets you visit other parts of […]

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