Wednesday Wishes

Got the midweek blues? Perfect time to make some Wednesday Wishes. The idea is that the Universe is abundant,… [more]

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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]

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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]

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Sonoma TrainTown (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez August 9, 2014
Carousel at Sonoma TrainTown

Just a hop, skip, and a car drive away we found ourselves riding a train at Sonoma TrainTown. Sonoma, 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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DIY: Easy Back-to-School Command Center

by Claudya Martinez August 6, 2014
Back to School command Center

The start of the school year is quickly approaching, which of course makes me want to get ready for a successful and smooth academic year. As I laid eyes on the sad-looking command center I set up last year, I knew something had to be done. I mean look at it! I know, it’s pathetic, […]

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Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez August 6, 2014
Dandelion wish

It’s Wednesday and I find myself in not the bestest mood. I’m grouchy, I have too much to do and not enough time to do it in. I want to bitch and moan, but bitching and moaning never proves to be all that productive for me. Instead, I’d like to take a moment to do […]

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Give a Shot: 5 Tips to Soothe Your Child’s Fear of Shots

by Claudya Martinez August 4, 2014
Tips to help kids getting a shot

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. It’s like I blinked at the beginning of summer break and flash forward to now: back to school preparation is in full swing. The shopping part of back to school prep is fun, but some parts of it […]

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Kite Flying in the Park (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez August 2, 2014
Kite on the ground

A little kite flying in Golden Gate Park. 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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3 Great Quotes from #BlogHer14

by Claudya Martinez July 31, 2014
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I made my way to San Jose last week for the BlogHer ‘14 Conference and although I’m not a conference recap kind of blogger, I did collect some pearls of wisdom in the form of the above three quotes that I just had to share with you. I had a great time. A big hearty […]

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Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez July 30, 2014
Make a wish

Can I be blunt? It’s time you stop playing the role of martyr and throw some generosity your own way. Why? Because the Universe is abundant and if you insist on being stingy with yourself the Universe will listen and be stingy with you too. So dream big and ask big. Wonderful things will come […]

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10 Signs You’ve Turned into Your Latina Mom

by Claudya Martinez July 29, 2014
Signs you

1. You shudder whenever you see someone out with wet hair. Don’t they know they are going to catch a resfriado? 2. You believe that te de manzanilla can cure just about anything. 3. You realize that all your favorite television shows are really telenovelas in English. “Sandal” or “Downton Abbey” anyone? 4. You are […]

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Wait, Did I Just Tell My Hubby I’m Checking Out Other Guys?!

by Claudya Martinez July 28, 2014
Freudian text

Guess who spent two nights away from her family? Me!!! I went to the BlogHer ‘14 Conference and had a blast. I’m not going to pretend that it isn’t some kind of liberating to go off on my own and mingle with other women from the blogosphere because it is, it is! I love my […]

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Throwback to Healdsburg, CA (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez July 26, 2014
Tuscan Bread Soup

These pictures are actually from a year ago when we visited  Healdsburg Shed in Healdsburg, CA on a family outing. As I sat down to edit photos for this weeks Sundays In My City post I thought it would be fun to see what we were up to a year ago at this time. I […]

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