Wednesday Wishes

Got the midweek blues? Perfect time to make some Wednesday Wishes. The idea is that the Universe is abundant,… [more]

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Strawberry Banana Batido con Leche…Like Mami Used to Make (Recipe)

My mother taught me that batidos made with milk in the morning are a healthy, quick and delicious breakfast… [more]

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Once Upon a 6th Birthday (Sundays In My City)

Put Pie, my eldest, turned 6 last week and we celebrated with a very famous mouse. San Bruno, CA. I… [more]

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Wednesday Wishes

Well, hello mi gente! This week finds me feeling really good. Like I’ve gotten into some kind of positivity… [more]

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Street-Find Redo: Paint without Sanding

My cuñado found this side table that looked like it had made a run from decades past. It was on the… [more]

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WATCH: In-Jail Interview with Mug Shot Sensation Jeremy Meeks

by Claudya Martinez June 20, 2014
Jeremy Meeks Mug Shot

Just in case you thought good looks don’t really matter: Jeremy Meeks gets arrested as part of “a multi-agency Operation Ceasefire enforcement mission”, the Stockton Police Department posts his mug shot along with three other men’s mug shots on their Facebook page on June 18th explaining that the men were arrested for felony weapon charges, […]

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This Dad Makes the Best Pancakes You Will EVER See

by Claudya Martinez June 19, 2014
Princess Leia in pancake batter by Kevin Blankenship

I came across the pancake work of Kevin Blankenship via the Instagram blog. Kevin is a writer, producer, cartoonist, and father of two. On the weekends he makes pancakes for his sons, which wouldn’t be such a big deal except that he doesn’t make plain round pancakes, no way José. He is an artist and […]

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Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez June 18, 2014
Wednesday Wishes

It is Wednesday, which means it is time for Wednesday Wishes! I am a strong believer in the abundance of the Universe and manifesting what you want by asking for it, so mid-week when I could let the mid-week blues get to me, I’d rather focus on what I want and I invite you to […]

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Ocean Park Motel (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez June 14, 2014
Ocean Park Motel

I really like the sign on the Ocean Park Motel. I hope they never change 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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How To Train Your Dragon 2 Freebies + Giveaway #HTTYD2

by Claudya Martinez June 12, 2014
How to Train Your Dragon 2 Movie Poster

Hey guys, I’ve got some great freebies and a fun giveaway in honor of the animated film, How To Train Your Dragon 2. If you’ve got kids in your life, this is perfect for you. The movie opens June 13 and promises to be great family entertainment. Here’s a brief synopsis of the film: The […]

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Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez June 11, 2014

Darlin’s it is Wednesday which means it’s time to make some Wednesday wishes. You see the Universe is abundant, it truly is, we’re the ones that are stingy with ourselves and others. Let’s stop being so dang stingy. Let’s make some wishes and manifest abundance in our lives. Here’s what I’m wishing for this Wednesday: […]

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3 Life Lessons From My Daughters That You NEED to Know

by Claudya Martinez June 10, 2014
#DisneyJuniorFamila #AD

As a family of four we are living a very magical time right now. My daughters are 3 and 5-years-old and to them anything that involves the entire family being together is a wonderful adventure. Even if it is something as mundane as going to the grocery store together, they act like we are some […]

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DIY Duct Tape Bunting

by Claudya Martinez June 9, 2014
Duct tape bunting

Look what I made! I wanted to make something a little festive in a patriotic sort of way for our backyard, kind of sort of in honor of the 4th of July, but I didn’t want to go with flags, so I decided to make duct tape bunting in the colors of the flag and […]

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Santa Rosa (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez June 7, 2014
White hand in downtown Santa Rosa, CA.

These pictures were taken back in March with my cellphone during a weekend family outing and I forgot all about them until now. Santa Rosa, 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 […]

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Hammering in the Morning (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez June 6, 2014
Flower delivery truck

This week kicked my ample butt. Frankly, I didn’t even really make it until the end of the week. I found myself having to call in sick today (Friday). It’s a little weird to call in sick when you work from home. Of course calling in sick still means being at home with the girls, […]

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