My Experience with #GoogleShoppingExpress & $15 Off for You!

So on March 31st, I was invited to try Google Shopping Express not only for free, but with a $200 credit… [more]

My Experience with #GoogleShoppingExpress & $15 Off for You! My Experience with #GoogleShoppingExpress & $15 Off for You!

I’ve Never Driven a Ford & That’s About to Change #FordLocal

Let me tell you a little about my history with cars. Currently, I do not drive a Ford, before my current… [more]

I’ve Never Driven a Ford & That’s About to Change #FordLocal I've Never Driven a Ford & That's About to Change #FordLocal

Having a Ball (Sundays In My City)

My girls having a ball in Golden Gate Park. San Francisco, CA. I showed you mine, now show me yours. Share… [more]

Having a Ball (Sundays In My City) Having a Ball (Sundays In My City)

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

Fishing Without Water

by Claudya Martinez July 25, 2012
Fishing game for kids

    We’ve been spending a lot of time this summer fishing without water. Do you fish?

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Summer To Do List

by Claudya Martinez July 24, 2012
Summer To Do List

I have a summer to do list, do you? I’ve just discovered the joys of making lists. I know, right?! What took me so long? I just never saw the need before, then I procreated and lost all memory skills as soon as my first child was born (perhaps, memory passes with the placenta). Now […]

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Parenting Tips: Tackling Messes and Stress #HuggiesLatino

by Claudya Martinez July 23, 2012
Parenting Tips

Sometimes I think my life could be dated as my life before wipes (BW) and my life after wipes (AW). Of course I’m talking about baby wipes. Parenting is a messy, messy and sometimes stressful job. As the mami of a 3 year-old (no longer in diapers, but messy none the less) and a 17 […]

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Morning Dew (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez July 21, 2012
Morning dew

        Morning dew 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 you visit other parts of […]

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Just for U Launches App

by Claudya Martinez July 21, 2012
Safeway Just 4 You

This week I attended a blogger event hosted by Safeway in honor of the re-launch of their just for U program. I had a great time mingling with Safeway reps and fellow bloggers. (Pictured: the gorgeous bloggers of Northern California. I’m in the back row. You can see the top of my head and glasses.) […]

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How to Know When Enough is Enough (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez July 20, 2012
Enough is enough

Recently, I wrote a post on Saying No and yet I’ve been finding myself saying yes far too often lately. Yes is a good thing if it brings good into your life, but how do you know when enough is enough? How do you know when some of your yeses need to turn into nos? […]

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Why is Education Important? #WaveForChange

by Claudya Martinez July 19, 2012
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We’re always being told of the importance of a good education, we are encouraged to get one, we encourage our children to get one, but why? Why is education important? Does an education really make your life better? Here’s my perspective. I am the daughter of an immigrant Mexican mother. My mother was born and […]

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Cute Kitten Pictures and a Riddle

by Claudya Martinez July 18, 2012
Cute-Kitten

What’s cuter than cute kittens? My kids petting cute kittens!  

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On Trend? #DoveBeauty #spon

by Claudya Martinez July 17, 2012
JenniferLopez

Last week, I shared the following beauty advice: the best way to avoid beauty disasters is to stop them before they even happen. Today I share another bit of wisdom that will help you avoid beauty disasters : BEWARE OF TRENDS! Just because something is in style or popular does not mean that it will […]

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Caring for our Elders: Latino Caregivers #CaregiverComfort

by Claudya Martinez July 16, 2012
Caring for elders at home

I am going to discuss something that makes me extremely uncomfortable: caring for our elders. Perhaps I’ll sound heartless, unkind, or extremely selfish, but this is my truth: as long as I can remember I have been terrified by the thought of having to care for my mother when she gets old. Growing up as […]

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