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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Fragmented Fridays

by Claudya Martinez December 22, 2011
Christmas Bokeh

Is it bad that I love giving and receiving equally? I do and I’m shameless about it. Whenever possible, for every gift I give, I get one for myself as well. I’m just so good at getting myself gifts that I love. For example, I bought myself the least expensive Canon lens (EF 50mm f/1.8 […]

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An Everyday Occurrence

by Claudya Martinez December 21, 2011
Baby Foot

   

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Have a Chicano Christmas

by Claudya Martinez December 19, 2011
Santa Claus

It has become a yearly tradition that around Christmas I re-post 12 Days of Christmas Chicano Style. This was written about 3 years ago by Meeko Fabulous and myself. On the twelfth day of Christmas my Nana gave to me doce pork tamales, eleven full piñatas, ten chiles rellenos, nine Padre Nuestros, (Our Fathers) ocho […]

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Sundays In My City

by Claudya Martinez December 17, 2011
Gingerbread House

          There goes the neighborhood! The Gingerburbs are  taking over. Ticky tacky to say the least. San Francisco, CA. I showed you mine, now show me yours. Share your city/town/suburb/you name it!If you link up, please link back or post the Sundays In My City button either in your post or […]

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Fragmented Fridays

by Claudya Martinez December 16, 2011
Baby hands

Sometimes I wish that I talked the way Nezzy from Cow Patty Surprise writes because then I would say things like, “Do ya feel as confused as a hungry baby in a topless bar dropped smack in the middle of a social settin’?” Tell me that wouldn’t make me more than a little interesting. I […]

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Amaryllis Overload

by Claudya Martinez December 14, 2011
White Amaryllis

                When in grouch, I focus on the beauty that surrounds me.

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Win VIP Passes to Sherlock Holmes II in San Jose, CA for 12/15

by Claudya Martinez December 13, 2011

Did you see the first Sherlock Holmes movie starring Robert Downey Jr? I did and I have to say, I rather enjoyed it. Well, Robert Downey Jr. is reprising his role as the world’s most famous detective and Jude Law is at his side, once again, as Dr. Watson in Sherlock Holmes: A Game of […]

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I Pity the Tree

by Claudya Martinez December 13, 2011
Christmas tree

    I pity the tree that doesn’t have Mr. T.

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Memory Cryogenics

by Claudya Martinez December 12, 2011
Hermanas

We are all going to die. It’s true, none of us is getting out of this journey alive and that’s okay. Part of what makes life so beautiful is its finiteness. But what I do find sad is that when someone passes, they sometimes take all of their stories with them and future generations don’t […]

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Sundays In My City

by Claudya Martinez December 10, 2011
Christmas Tree Cookies

              Two friends decorating cookies on a recent playdate. San Francisco, CA   I showed you mine, now show me yours. Share your city/town/suburb/you name it!If you link up, please link back or post the Sundays In My City button either in your post or sidebar to let people […]

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