Backyard Fun (Sundays In My City)

A bit of fun in our backyard. San Francisco, CA I showed you mine, now show me yours. Share your… [more]

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Wednesday Wishes

You have no idea how much I need to manifest not only abundance, but positivity in my life right now.… [more]

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SEE: Women Eating Cake

I made this caketastrophe, that still tastes delicious by the way, on the same day that I decided to… [more]

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Our First Time (Sundays In My City)

We went to Chuck E Cheese’s as a family for a first time ever. I have no doubt it will NOT be the last… [more]

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Wednesday Wishes

Welcome to Wednesday Wishes wherein I acknowledge and accept that the Universe is abundant. In order… [more]

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Gay Parents are Just as Good (or Bad) as Straight Parents

by Claudya Martinez March 25, 2013
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The American Academy of Pediatrics, the most influential pediatrician’s group in the country, has endorsed same-sex marriage. The new policy entitled, American Academy of Pediatrics Supports Same Gender Civil Marriage was published online and cites research showing that parents’ sexual orientation does not affect a child’s development. Children do just as well in same-sex families […]

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Enjoying the View (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez March 23, 2013
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    Just enjoying the view. 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 […]

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Too Tired to Blog (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez March 22, 2013

I am too tired to blog. It’s true. I’m beat. Did you miss my big announcement? I got a new job! A full-time staff writing job for Mamás Latinas. It’s great and I’m thrilled, but I’ve also had a cough which has really worn me out. Between writing my nalgas off for my job and […]

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What I Learned Because of Poop in the Bathtub #EveryFlush

by Claudya Martinez March 21, 2013
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Do not humiliate your children when potty training. It doesn’t help them, it shames them.#EveryFlush — Unknown Mami (@UnknownMami) March 11, 2013 I’d like to thank Huggies for sponsoring this post and for including me in a very informative teleconference with Dr. Andres Cotton and Jeanette Kaplun focusing on the topic of potty training. Dr. […]

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Kids on the Wagon

by Claudya Martinez March 20, 2013
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My kids wagon-pooling with a good friend. Photo courtesy of the wagon-pooler’s mom.

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I Can Finally Tell You

by Claudya Martinez March 19, 2013
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Holy moly or chicken mole (if your hungry), I deserve an award! For weeks I’ve been wanting to tell you my BIG NEWS, but I haven’t. Sure I’ve told some people here and there and made swear to keep it a secret, but I’m married or related to most of those people so it doesn’t […]

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Imagination and Creativity Can Change the World: LeapPad2 & Mr. Pencil Review and Giveaway

by Claudya Martinez March 18, 2013
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Somehow the forces of the internet connected me with the good people at LeapFrog (purveyors of educational fun) and on occasion I am given the opportunity not just to try out their products free of charge, but to delve into the entire creative process that goes into the development of their products. When LeapFrog sent […]

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Haight Street Scenes (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez March 16, 2013
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          A beautiful sunny day on Haight Street with a clock that always reads 4 20. 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 […]

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Funny Pitch and The Assassination of Google Reader (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez March 15, 2013
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I get pitches for the blog a regular basis. Some are great, some are not. Some are a good fit, some don’t fit at all. I received the funnies pitch I’ve ever gotten the other day and it was funny because it wasn’t meant to be funny. I love to share funny, so you know […]

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Celebrating National Pi Day with Pie #MCPiDay #spon

by Claudya Martinez March 14, 2013

  Thank you to Marie Callender’s for sponsoring this post. Click here get $1.50 off a Marie Callender’s frozen pie at any national retailer, link good through Mar. 21! March 14, 2013 is National Pi day. You know pi, that wonky go on forever number that is used to calculate the circumference of a circle. […]

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