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]

Wednesday Wishes Wednesday Wishes

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

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

This actually happened on a Saturday. The Randall Museum has drop-in ceramics classes that cost all of… [more]

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

Christmas Rocked, We Messed Up, & Our Toddler Knows Best #HolidaysConBritax

by Claudya Martinez December 30, 2013
Christmas tree

  This has been the best holiday season for me EVER. I’ve always loved the holidays, Christmas in particular, and my mother taught me to enjoy it with equal joy no matter how little or how much we had and that is one of the best lessons my mother has ever taught me. Now that […]

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Four Barrel Coffee (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez December 28, 2013
Four Barrel Coffee

A good cup of coffee is worth waiting in line for. Four Barrel Coffee, Valencia Street location. 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 […]

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Sea Bowl (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez December 21, 2013
Bowling at Sea Bowl

Sea Bowl is in Pacifica, CA. A friend of ours had her 5th birthday celebration at Sea Bowl. I tend to be early for things, but on this occasion I was a full 24 hours early because apparently I was that excited about taking my girls bowling for the first time. Once I realized I […]

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Carter’s Friends & Family 25% Discount, Get it NOW! #Sponsored #MC #CartersFam

by Claudya Martinez December 21, 2013
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I participated in an Influencer Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Carter’s. I received a gift card to facilitate my shopping trip and to thank me for participating. As the mother of a soon to be 3-year-old and a 5-year-old, when an opportunity comes up to work with Carter’s, I’m all over it. […]

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Have I Lost That Bloggin’ Feeling? (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez December 20, 2013

Is it possible that I’ve lost that bloggin’ feeling? I don’t know, but lately I’m so friggin’ spent that when it comes to this blog I have very little left to give. It has something to do with the fact that I spend Monday through Friday writing a minimum of 1,250 words a day. I’m […]

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Pacifica (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez December 14, 2013
Beach in California

Pacifica, 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 the world virtually. If you link up, please […]

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DIY: Melted Crayon Christmas Tree Ornaments

by Claudya Martinez December 9, 2013
DIY ornament made out of melted crayons

Broken bits of crayons are never scarce at my home. We have been known to bake our crayons bits  in star-shaped silicone molds so that they can live to color another day. Being that it is the holiday season, it occurred to me that with a simple little tweak we could make our broken bits […]

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Don’t Get Sick: December 8-14 is National Influenza Vaccination Week

by Claudya Martinez December 8, 2013
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Oh my GAWD, you guys! It’s December! We are well into the holiday season. How the heck did that happen? So much to do, am I right? I really don’t have the time to get sick and even if I did, I wouldn’t want to. I’ve spent far too much time sick this year. I […]

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Uneven Terrain (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez December 7, 2013
At Duboce Park playground

At Duboce Park Playground. 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 the world virtually. […]

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Ramblings in the Cold (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez December 6, 2013
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When I heard the news that Mandela died, I cried in the car as I drove my daughter home from school. At home, via text, a friend reminded me that MANDELA LIVED and how great is that? The next morning there was ice on the playground of my daughter’s school. That’s unusual for San Francisco. […]

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