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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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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Dad Sexted while Son Baked to Death in Hot Car

by Claudya Martinez July 3, 2014
Justin Ross Harris

My “day job” is as a staff writer at MamásLatinas. There I cover all kinds of stories and one of the stories I’ve been writing about and following involves Justin Ross Harris of Georgia, a 33-year-old father who left his 22-month old son Cooper in a hot car for over 7 hours on Wednesday, June […]

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Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez July 2, 2014
Wish-unknownmami

Wow, you know I’m busy if I can hardly stop being busy to make some wishes. That’s almost what happened today, but that’s utter nonsense, it’s Wednesday and I am committed to my weekly practice of Wednesday wishes because I know the Universe is abundant, but how can it give me what I want if […]

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Missing the Stroller Days of Summer #SummerConBritax

by Claudya Martinez June 30, 2014
Summer tips with kids #SummerConBritax

So far our summer has been fantastic. We took our first camping trip as a family to Lake Tahoe and I’d say it was a huge success. We’re so lucky because the drive from San Francisco to Lake Tahoe is only around 4 hours not counting stops of course. Now, that is by no means […]

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Great Resource for Every Day Inspiration #PGeveryday

by Claudya Martinez June 29, 2014
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So I headed over the the P&Geveryday website and fully expected to spend a good chunk of time checking out their food section and I did. I even found this article on “4 Uses for Old Bananas”, which is great because I’ve always got old bananas that need to be used and the suggestions and […]

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Tire Swingin’ in the Park (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez June 28, 2014
Tire swing

Just a little tire swingin’ in the park. 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 […]

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Wednesday Wishes

by Claudya Martinez June 25, 2014
Wednesday Wishes

I’ve taken to using Wednesdays as a day to make wishes. I find that the Universe is so abundant that the more I ask for, the more I get. The Universe isn’t just abundant with me, there’s more than enough for all of us, so get to wishin’. Here’s what I’m wishing for this week: […]

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Lake Tahoe (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez June 21, 2014
Pier at Lake Tahoe

We went camping as a family for the first time ever recently right by the beautiful Lake Tahoe. We drove from San Francisco and for one blissful weekend we got to claim the lake as ours. Lake Tahoe, Nevada I showed you mine, now show me yours. Share your city/town/suburb/you name it! Think of this […]

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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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