Let’s Celebrate Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros with Graciela Tiscareño-Sato!

I am thrilled to once again be participating in Latinas for Latino Lit’s 2nd annual  Día Blog Hop.… [more]

Let’s Celebrate Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros with Graciela Tiscareño-Sato! Let’s Celebrate Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros with Graciela Tiscareño-Sato!

Recycle in the Bathroom, Save Big with #HealthyEssentials, & Party on Twitter with #Moms4JNJConsumer #ad

April 20th is Earth Day, my fellow Earthlings! What’s there not to love and celebrate about our beautiful… [more]

Recycle in the Bathroom, Save Big with #HealthyEssentials, & Party on Twitter with #Moms4JNJConsumer #ad Recycle in the Bathroom, Save Big with #HealthyEssentials, & Party on Twitter with #Moms4JNJConsumer #ad

DIY Easter Egg Dye with Food Coloring and Vinegar

I have been a mother for over five years now and somehow this is the first year that I actually get around… [more]

DIY Easter Egg Dye with Food Coloring and Vinegar DIY Easter Egg Dye with Food Coloring and Vinegar

That F on Fulton Street (Sundays In My City)

This F stays on a garage on Fulton Street. What’s up with that? San Francisco, CA. I showed you mine,… [more]

That F on Fulton Street (Sundays In My City) That F on Fulton Street (Sundays In My City)

DIY Magnetic Board out of Canvas Art

Last month I showed you how I made lace spray paint art on canvas using a super easy technique. I was… [more]

DIY Magnetic Board out of Canvas Art DIY Magnetic Board out of Canvas Art

Christmas Tree Stories

by Claudya Martinez December 20, 2012
Christmas tree stories

My favorite holiday tradition of all time ever, from the beginning of my time, is the begetting of the Christmas tree. I have many Christmas tree stories. Just thinking of the whole process of procuring and decorating a Christmas tree makes me feel happy and blissful. The lights on a tree, light me up. Every […]

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Me and My Girls

by Claudya Martinez December 19, 2012
Rubber-boots

 

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Toilet Paper Roll Craft: DIY Wreath (Tutorial)

by Claudya Martinez December 18, 2012
DIY Wreath

I’ve seen all kinds of crafts made out of toilet paper rolls. Toilet paper rolls are easy to come by and in abundance in my home. Armed with a glue gun and a stash of 21 toilet paper rolls and 2 paper towel rolls (I don’t discriminate) I made a wreath and I like it, […]

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Bringing in the New Year and Lowe’s $75 Gift Card #Giveaway

by Claudya Martinez December 17, 2012
Bringing in the New Year

How will you be bringing in the New Year? Myself, I’ll be at home with my family. I may not even stay awake until midnight. That doesn’t mean I won’t celebrate. I just keep it mellow nowadays. This is the first year ever that I put up decorations specifically for New Year’s Eve. As a […]

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Fairmont Hotel (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez December 15, 2012
Flags-on-the-Fairmont-Hotel

        Fairmont Hotel 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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Abuelita Chocolate #Giveaway

by Claudya Martinez December 15, 2012
Abuelita-Granulado-Chocolate

A package arrived from Nestlé with a cozy red scarf, a long spoon, 2 cups, and Abuelita chocolate both granulated and instant. I love Abuelita chocolate because it brings back these great memories from childhood. I remember visiting my nana in Tijuana for a vacation and spending time bonding with cousins. Every evening, my nana […]

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President Obama’s Address After School Shooting in Newtown, Connecticut (Video)

by Claudya Martinez December 14, 2012

Overwhelming grief.

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How to Network (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez December 14, 2012
Insecurities-quote

This week has been all about networking. Well, I network online every day, but this week has been about networking in person. I find it easier and less intimidating to connect with others via this blog, or Twitter, or Facebook, but virtual networking can only take you so far. You network with people, not computers, […]

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Avocado and Cucumber Salad

by Claudya Martinez December 13, 2012
Aguacate

Surely, you’ve met my friend the avocado or as I like to call him, mi cuate, el aguacate. This guy is welcome in my home and at my table all year round. Most of the time, mi cuate, el aguacate gets transformed into the easiest guacamole ever or I have been known to make a […]

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If you were a sundae…

by Claudya Martinez December 12, 2012
Ice-cream-sundae

If you were a sundae, I would eat you too!

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