April 2010

Fragmented Fridays

by Claudya Martinez April 30, 2010
Mommy

Pardon my French, but last night was a BIOTCH! And not my biotch! I got an email right before my daughter’s bedtime about a large crib recall and what do you know, my daughter’s crib was on the list! Of course, I did not feel comfortable letting her sleep in it anymore since one poor […]

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WTF Arizona?!

by Claudya Martinez April 29, 2010
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Arizona passed a law that criminalizes illegal immigration by defining it as trespassing. The law empowers the police to question anyone they have a “reasonable suspicion” is an illegal immigrant. Reasonable suspicion? What exactly constitutes reasonable suspicion? Living while under the influence of brown skin? Getting caught speaking a language other than English? I’m pretty […]

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The Disappearing Face

by Claudya Martinez April 28, 2010
Mami y y yo

My mother’s face has always been beautiful, not just to me. She has always been the kind of beautiful that people notice, the kind of beautiful that opens doors, the kind of beautiful that you can trade on, but to me that beautiful face has always been the one I looked to when I needed […]

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My Big Beautiful Brown Eyes and GlassesUSA

by Claudya Martinez April 27, 2010
Glasses

For those of you that have been around for awhile, you are well aware of all the issues that have been plaguing my Big Beautiful Brown Eyes. For those of you that are new, the short version is that I developed corneal ulcers and was told I could no longer safely wear contacts without possibly […]

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I Comment Therefore I Am

by Claudya Martinez April 26, 2010
Unknown Mami

Welcome to another edition of I Comment Therefore I Am, where I put together a post from comments I’ve left on other blogs. Below are some of my favorite posts from the previous week and what they inspired me to say. I’ve always felt that the media should be progressive, but for the most part […]

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Sundays In My City

by Claudya Martinez April 24, 2010
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San Francisco, CA I showed you mine, now you show me yours. Share your city/town/suburb/you name it! If you link up, please link back or post the Sundays In My City button either in your post or sidebar to let people know that other bloggers are sharing their communities too. Happy trails! Let’s travel the […]

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Fragmented Fridays

by Claudya Martinez April 22, 2010
Mommy

I am the Top Blog of the Week at Speaking from the Crib! It is always nice to be recognized by your peers. I think we should all keep a notebook where we jot down our accomplishments, compliments we receive, random acts of kindness and the like that have come our way, that way when […]

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We Like Them!

by Claudya Martinez April 21, 2010

I was given the opportunity to review an item from CSN Stores and although they have an enormous selection with over 200 stores, it was pretty easy for me to decide on an item because we happened to be in the market for glass storage containers. We want to eliminate plastic storage containers that leach […]

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And the Winner is…

by Claudya Martinez April 20, 2010
Alternative Name

The winner of the $50 Amazon e-gift card is: Multiple Personalities! Congratulations! 
Thank you all for playing and helping me celebrate my blogiversary!

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I Comment Therefore I Am

by Claudya Martinez April 19, 2010
Unknown Mami

Welcome to another edition of I Comment Therefore I Am, where I put together a post from comments I’ve left on other blogs. Below are some of my favorite posts from the previous week and what they inspired me to say.   Ann at AnnOnandOn was given an award where she has to list 10 honest […]

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