5 Things I Learned this Back to School Season

1. I will spill coffee on myself no matter what. Even if I’m careful at some point during the drop… [more]

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I’m in the Business of Getting Pissed off & I Really Want to Quit

I’m not sure when I went into this business, but I’ve been in it for a very long time. I wouldn’t… [more]

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Wednesday Wishes

It’s time for Wednesday Wishes! Let’s make some wishes. Make them big, make them small, make them… [more]

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Get a Free Ride from Britax before the Deal Ends on 9/28 #BritaxFreeRide

Guys, I’m crazy busy and tired, but before I call the internet quits for the day, I have to tell you… [more]

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LeapFrog LeapBand Review + Giveaway

We here are huge fans of LeapFrog products and whenever we’re given an opportunity to review one, we… [more]

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Clever Dog Leash Signs (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez July 19, 2014
Dog on leash sign at Duboce Park

Some took it upon themselves to cleverify the dog leash signs in Duboce Park. Love it! 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 […]

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Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez July 16, 2014
Wish

On Wednesdays, I like to take the time to focus on positivity, to wish for things that I want to manifest into my life because it has been proven to me over and over again that the Universe is abundant. I call this practice Wednesday wishes. Well, here’s the thing. It’s easy to be positive […]

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Best Cesar Chavez Quote EVER!

by Claudya Martinez July 15, 2014
Best Cesar Chavez quote EVER!

I finally got around to watching the Cesar Chavez movie. It came out in theaters on March 28 of this year and as much as I wanted to see it at the movie theater, it just didn’t happen. Then a few days ago, I noticed that the movie was available on digital, so I bought […]

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DIY: How to Make Tin Can Lanterns

by Claudya Martinez July 14, 2014
How to make tin can lanterns

I have a lovely little backyard that I never take for granted because when you live in a city like San Francisco where the homes butt up right against each other and your front door opens pretty much directly onto the sidewalk, having a little patch of earth in the back of your home that […]

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Locuras on the Sidewalks of San Francisco (Sundays in My City)

by Claudya Martinez July 12, 2014
 Diamond on the sidewalk in San Francisco

I love my city, you can look up, down, all around and always find something interesting. 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 […]

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Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez July 9, 2014
Wednesday Wishes

It is Wednesday and I like to use this midweek day to remind myself that the Universe is abundant, so I’ve made a practice of making Wednesday wishes. It’s pretty amazing to not only make wishes, but to actually commit them to writing because what happens is that when you go back and re-read your […]

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10 Free Handwritten Fonts

by Claudya Martinez July 8, 2014
Free handwritten fonts

I’ve told you before that I am a sucker for free fonts. Fonts do it for me and the fonts that come preinstalled on my computer are not enough, so I go searching for more. I visit dafont.com pretty regularly and find it easy to search for and download free fonts from them, but when […]

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My First Time Going All the Way with Ford #FordLocal

by Claudya Martinez July 8, 2014
Ford steering wheel in C-Max

I did it! I finally did it. It was my first time and I’m not gonna lie, I liked it. I liked it a lot. I finally got behind the wheel of a Ford and drove one for myself. I told you before, that although I’ve been in a Ford as a passenger, up until […]

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If you Want to be a Writer…

by Claudya Martinez July 7, 2014
write on

If you want to be a writer…WRITE! Write even when you don’t feel like it. Write even when what you’re writing isn’t good. Write for the sheer pleasure of writing. Write because writing feels so much better than not writing. Write because it is the act of writing that makes you a writer. Write because […]

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Black Bear Diner (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez July 5, 2014
Black Bear wooden carving

These are just a few of the bears outside of the Black Bear Diner in Emeryville, CA. I have to say that I don’t agree with their claim that the have the “beary best food,” but I do dig their bears. I showed you mine, now show me yours. Share your city/town/suburb/you name it! Think […]

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