Wednesday Wishes

It’s the middle the week. Time for Wednesday Wishes, where I manifest abundance by unabashedly asking… [more]

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That Time My Daughter Told Everyone her Mother Has a Penis

On a recent walk with my two daughters, my youngest, Luna Pie started making up songs. Mostly she was… [more]

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Getting Ready for Kindergarten with LeapFrog & Stayin’ Smart Over the Summer

My eldest finished kindergarten this year and as excited as I am to have her home for the summer, I’m… [more]

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Clever Dog Leash Signs (Sundays In My City)

Some took it upon themselves to cleverify the dog leash signs in Duboce Park. Love it! San Francisco,… [more]

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Wednesday Wishes

On Wednesdays, I like to take the time to focus on positivity, to wish for things that I want to manifest… [more]

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FREE Day of the Dead Recipes and Crafts eBook You Will DIE For!

by Claudya Martinez October 28, 2013
Free Bilingual Ebook for Day of the Dead

Whether you call it Day of the Dead, Día de los Muertos, or Día de Muertos, it is a JOYOUS celebration honoring the connection between the living and those who have passed to the afterlife and it happens EVERY year, November 1st through November 2nd. It is a beautiful holiday in so many ways and […]

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Hip Chick Farms (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez October 26, 2013
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Last weekend, I got to take the whole family to Hip Chick Farms in Sebastopol, CA. We had a great time in the country with great company and great food. Chicken gets a lot of plate time in our home, so I’m always happy to have quick and easy options that I can feel good […]

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Does Anyone Do the Right Thing After Doing the Wrong Thing, Anymore? (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez October 25, 2013
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I’ve been watching the show Homeland and a plot point got me to thinking about right and wrong. We’re all human, we all make mistakes, it happens. When I was younger, I used to have this very noble sense of wrong and right. This feeling that if I or someone else were to do something […]

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It’s COLD and My Kids Still Want to Be Entertained, I Need a Monkey

by Claudya Martinez October 24, 2013
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This is a sponsored post in collaboration with WGBH and Latina Bloggers Connect. Every single year that I have lived in San Francisco something happens in October and every single year I act like it is the FIRST time that it has ever happened. IT GETS COLD! Oh and don’t give me that, you don’t […]

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2-year-old’s Video to Mom Proves That no one Will Ever Love You as Much as Your Kids

by Claudya Martinez October 22, 2013
No one will love you as much as your kids

Excuse me while I get all mom-sappy on you. I can’t help it, motherhood brings out the sap in me. You see, I expected to love my children. I knew that would happen, but I had no idea how overwhelmed I would be by the boundless love they have for me. No one, and I […]

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It Took a Village, You, and Toyota to Get Me to NYC for #TopBlogueras & #Latism13

by Claudya Martinez October 21, 2013
Toyota sponsored Latism13

On September 7, I get an email that tells me I’ve been selected by Latism (Latinos in Social Media) to be a Top Bloguera for 2013. What does that mean? It means I’ve been invited along with 99 other top Latina bloggers to go to NYC, visit the U.N., talk to members of the Secretariat, […]

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Point Reyes (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez October 19, 2013
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We recently took a little trip to Point Reyes, California. 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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Not that V.I.P. (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez October 18, 2013
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Last Saturday, I was a guest at the iFabbo conference. I didn’t get to stay long, but I did enjoy the time I spent there. So while I’m there waiting in line a very nice gentleman approached me with a VIP wristband that was meant to get me some free adult beverages later. Can you […]

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It’s Not the 70s Anymore, You Can Totally Get Good Coffee from a Kiosk

by Claudya Martinez October 15, 2013
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Let it be known that I like coffee. Let it be known that I am a bit of a coffee snob, not as much as some, but enough to not find just any old cup of coffee acceptable. I prefer fresh ground coffee, freshly brewed. If it has been sitting around on a warmer for […]

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Halloween and Día de los Muertos Got Married at Dollar General

by Claudya Martinez October 14, 2013
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‘Tis the season for goblins and ghouls, calacas and candies, cafecito or cocoa, and a whole lot of creativity and whimsy. I love it! Can I just also say how much I love that Día de los Muertos is getting almost as much play as Halloween? Viva la raza! I’m bicultural all the way, baby […]

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