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]

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]

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Sidewalk Art (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez October 13, 2012
Russian nesting dolls stenciled on the sidewalk.

      The sidewalks of San Francisco are full of interest.   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 […]

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Dear Facebook (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez October 12, 2012
Funny Facebook Update

Dear Facebook, You are irritating just about everyone on Facebook. What the heck?! You used to be fun, a great place to interact with friends and colleagues. Now you’re all business. I get that you have to make money, but son of a gun didn’t you ever hear that no one likes to pay for […]

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How to Piss Off Your Significant Other in 2 Easy Steps

by Claudya Martinez October 11, 2012
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I don’t consider myself an expert in many things, but there are a few areas in which I excel. One of those happens to be the alacrity with which I can piss off my husband. I’ve seen this particular method work time and time again, so if you would like to piss off your significant […]

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I Love Big Rings and I Cannot Lie!

by Claudya Martinez October 10, 2012
Big chunky wooden ring

I don’t wear much jewelry, but I love a BIG CHUNKY RING and you will rarely see me without one. I got this big wooden ring somewhere on Haight Street in San Franisco for about $5. My mom actually bought it for me a few years ago and right now it’s my go-to ring. I […]

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Surviving Parenthood

by Claudya Martinez October 9, 2012
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Just like that, you’re old enough to walk a few feet ahead of me without holding my hand and I know that you will be okay because I’ve taught you to be careful and I’ve taught you not to cross the street without me. Not yet, at least. Just like that, you’re old enough to […]

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Cereal. It’s What’s for Breakfast.

by Claudya Martinez October 8, 2012
Breakfast cereals

I am not a morning person (never have been), but my kids are. They wake up chipper, hungry, and ready to go. I wake up reluctantly, tired, and dragging my feet. On most mornings, cereal is a lifesaver for me because when my kids demand breakfast, I just want to keep it simple. Simple for […]

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Admiring the Golden Gate Bridge (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez October 6, 2012
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        The Golden Gate Bridge is easy to admire. 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 […]

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Busy is as Busy Does (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez October 5, 2012
#Vive-Cultura-Trip-unknownmami

It has been a crazy, busy, exiting week. It started off with a trip to Nestlé Headquarters in Glendale, CA for a wonderful exploration of Día de los Muertos celebration possibilities. Here’s a little photo collage of the experience. I also filmed the inaugural webisode of a new monthly feature, “7 Minutes Online with Unknown […]

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True Beauty

by Claudya Martinez October 5, 2012
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It’s time to have a conversation about true beauty. This post is dedicated to all the beautiful daughters (and sons because they are beautiful too) of the world (present company included). I think it is crucially important that we all understand that beauty is our birthright. Beauty is not exclusive to some. Beauty belongs to […]

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7 Minutes Online with Unknown Mami (Guest Lisa Quinones-Fontanez)

by Claudya Martinez October 4, 2012
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      Welcome to the inaugural webisode of 7 Minutes Online with Unknown Mami. My guest is Lisa Quinones-Fontanez from Autism Wonderland. Check us out: If you watched it live on Google+, thank you! I’m planning on making this a regular monthly feature. Let me know what you think.

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