Wednesday Wishes

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

Wednesday Wishes Wednesday Wishes

Oscar Jaenada, Star Of Cantiflas, Is Turning My Daughter into an International Artist

When I first came across the trailer of Cantiflas, the biopic of the late and great Mario Moreno “Cantinflas,”… [more]

Oscar Jaenada, Star Of Cantiflas, Is Turning My Daughter into an International Artist Oscar Jaenada, Star Of Cantiflas, Is Turning My Daughter into an International Artist

The Streets of Golden Gate Park (Sundays In My City)

On Sundays parts of Golden Gate Park are closed to traffic so that people can party in the streets. San… [more]

The Streets of Golden Gate Park (Sundays In My City) The Streets of Golden Gate Park (Sundays In My City)

This Is What I’m Really Like: I Had a Panic Attack on My Way to See Cantinflas

So maybe you know me in person or you know me online and you see parts of my life that may seem fun or… [more]

This Is What I’m Really Like: I Had a Panic Attack on My Way to See Cantinflas This Is What I'm Really Like: I Had a Panic Attack on My Way to See Cantinflas

Wednesday Wishes

It’s Wednesday, the day I’ve set aside to focus on manifesting abundance in my life in the form of… [more]

Wednesday Wishes Wednesday Wishes

Sisters (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez March 9, 2013
Little_girls_sisters-unknownmami

      My beautiful girls. I hope they always enjoy being around each other the way they do now. 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 […]

21 comments Read the full article →

My Hamper is not Bottomless (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez March 8, 2013
Visit Chatterblock!

This week I learned that my laundry hamper really does have a bottom. I may never see the bottom of that hamper again, but it’s nice to know that it exists. Some people search endlessly for El Dorado, I have been searching years for the fabled bottom of my laundry hamper and let me tell […]

20 comments Read the full article →

Kid’s Corner and Panoramas #MeetYours

by Claudya Martinez March 6, 2013
#MeetYours

Remember when you were a kid and getting put in the corner was a bad thing? Well nowadays if you are a kid and your parent happens to own a Windows Phone getting put in the Kid’s Corner is a pretty good thing for both parent and child. Kid’s Corner is an awesome feature of […]

6 comments Read the full article →

What Made Me 2x Stronger (Angel Soft Giveaway)

by Claudya Martinez March 4, 2013
Kissing baby still in belly

I am sure I am not the first nor the last mother who will tell you that giving birth made her stronger. Here’s the thing, giving birth the second time made me 2x stronger and I’ll tell you why. It’s not that I was a wimp the first time around. Oh no, with Put Pie […]

208 comments Read the full article →

Random (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez March 2, 2013
Creepy doll

          Just some random things photographed in 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 […]

24 comments Read the full article →

Perseverance (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez March 1, 2013
Winston-Churcholl-quote-about-perseverance

Remember last week when I told you I had a secret I was just bursting to tell you? Well, I don’t have that secret to tell you anymore. That news was great, but I had to let it go because now I have even GREATER news to tell you, but not yet, not until it […]

19 comments Read the full article →

Looking in the Mirror (Printable)

by Claudya Martinez February 28, 2013
Looking in the mirror

Looking in the mirror is something I do every day and usually, it’s no big deal: I take a look, I see myself, sometimes I’m tired, sometimes I look good, I do what I do, and then I step away and go on with my life. But then there are the days when I look […]

10 comments Read the full article →

Oven-baked Fries

by Claudya Martinez February 27, 2013
How to make oven-baked fries

My husband grew these potatoes in our backyard. We brought them in and cleaned them up. Since I know the potatoes were grown without pesticides, I didn’t even bother peeling them. I sliced them thinly Tossed them with olive oil, garlic powder, salt, and pepper. I put them on a cookie sheet and  in the […]

18 comments Read the full article →

Time to Potty Train #EveryFlush

by Claudya Martinez February 26, 2013
Time to potty train

My littlest, my baby, is not really a baby anymore. This tiny little person is transitioning into preschool and starting to potty train. She is growing and learning and so am I. So many changes for both of us. Luckily, I have support. She is going to an excellent preschool that is focused on making […]

12 comments Read the full article →

The Oscars: Top 10 Things Not to Say to Your Daughters While Watching the #Oscars

by Claudya Martinez February 24, 2013
Top 10 Things You Shouldn

Do you watch the Oscars? I’m not gonna lie, I like watching more for the pageantry than anything else. There have also been times when I’ve enjoyed a good teardown of someone’s outfit. Know that I love beauty in all its forms. For example, Bjork in her swan dress was awesome in my opinion because she is a […]

7 comments Read the full article →