10 Signs You’ve Turned into Your Latina Mom

1. You shudder whenever you see someone out with wet hair. Don’t they know they are going to catch… [more]

10 Signs You’ve Turned into Your Latina Mom 10 Signs You've Turned into Your Latina Mom

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

Guess who spent two nights away from her family? Me!!! I went to the BlogHer ‘14 Conference and had… [more]

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

Wednesday Wishes

It’s the middle the week. Time for Wednesday Wishes, where I manifest abundance by unabashedly asking… [more]

Wednesday Wishes Wednesday Wishes

That Time My Daughter Told Everyone her Mother Has a Penis

On a recent walk with my two daughters, my youngest, Luna Pie started making up songs. Mostly she was… [more]

That Time My Daughter Told Everyone her Mother Has a Penis That Time My Daughter Told Everyone her Mother Has a Penis

Getting Ready for Kindergarten with LeapFrog & Stayin’ Smart Over the Summer

My eldest finished kindergarten this year and as excited as I am to have her home for the summer, I’m… [more]

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Family Time with #JORDWatch

by Claudya Martinez May 26, 2014
Jord Wood Watch

You guys, I have a thing for wood and I’m not trying to be risqué or naughty here, I’m talkin’ wood, the kind that comes from trees. I not only love it for building ridiculously useful things like homes or furniture, I love it for accessories too. I’m talkin’ shoes with wooden heels, LOVE THEM! […]

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Lots and Lots of Ladybugs (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez May 24, 2014
Ladybugs for the garden

About once a year we release ladybugs in our backyard. 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 […]

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Just Because I’m Crying Doesn’t Mean I’m Sad (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez May 23, 2014
Charles Dickens quote about crying

I’m one of those people who cries all the time. I cry if I’m happy, I cry if I’m sad, I curse if I’m angry and then maybe I’ll cry. I find myself crying at work very often. Not because I’m unhappy, I cry because I write posts about stories and the stories make me […]

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Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez May 21, 2014
Wednesday Wishes

It’s Wednesday time to make some wishes. The Universe is abundant by nature and it never hurts to ask for what you want. Here’s what I’m wishing for this week. 1. Meet my future purse/camera bag. Songbird in cobalt by Kelly Moore is waiting to become mine. I have a feeling we will be very […]

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DIY Outdoor Date Night Oasis

by Claudya Martinez May 20, 2014
Date night backyard oasis

Do you ever come up with an idea that you think is pretty good and then it morphs into an even better idea? That’s what just happened to me. You see, I was on a mission to create an outdoor oasis as part of this sponsored campaign in collaboration with Pier 1 Imports and my […]

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Join Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler on Safari + #Blended Movie Prize Pack Giveaway

by Claudya Martinez May 19, 2014
Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore in Blended

Whatcha doin’ this weekend? Might I suggest you spend part of your weekend with Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler? You see my dears, Drew and Adam are at it again on the big screen. Remember how they partnered up onscreen for 50 Dates and The Wedding Singer? Those movies are fun not to mention people […]

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Owl and Wolf (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez May 17, 2014
Owl

I saw these guys hanging out on the corner of 46th and Sloat. 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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Life Happens (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez May 16, 2014
I want more

I started writing this post in my head earlier in the week and it was going to be a happy effusive post about how wonderful my staycation has been; how I got to spend six hours a day doing whatever I wanted while my kids were at school and my hubby was at work; and […]

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Creating an Outdoor Staycation Oasis with Pier 1 Imports

by Claudya Martinez May 15, 2014
#Pier1Outdoors #AD

This post is part of a compensated campaign in collaboration with Pier 1 Imports and Latina Bloggers Connect. This has been an extraordinarily wonderful week for me. Due to circumstances perhaps caused by an oversight I made, I was forced to take a staycation. Twist my arm why don’t you. It’s been truly amazing because […]

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Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez May 14, 2014
Wish

I am of the belief that the Universe is abundant. In an effort to manifest abundance, I like to wish for what I want. I do not judge my wishes, I simply wish them. Some are material, some are not; some are for me, some are for others. Here’s what I’m wishing for this week. […]

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