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]

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

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]

Street-Find Redo: Paint without Sanding Street-Find Redo: Paint without Sanding

Mobile Garden (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez May 3, 2014
Garden on a bike

We were going to dinner and I saw these bicycles with gardens in their basket. It’s the first time I’ve seen a mini-gardens on wheels and find them to be quite clever. 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 […]

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WATCH: This Hamster Eating Tiny Burritos is FREAKIN’ Hilarious!!!

by Claudya Martinez April 30, 2014
Hamster eating burrito

I came across this absurdly ridiculous video of a tiny hamster eating tiny burritos and it made my day infinitely better. Not being a joy-hoarder, of course I want to share this delight with you as well. The video cracks me up. The care that is taken into preparing the tiny burritos is remarkable. The […]

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I Stole Something & I’m Not Sorry

by Claudya Martinez April 28, 2014
San Francisco

Oh my gosh you guys, I feel like such a renegade. Like Bonnie with absolutely no need for Clyde. Is this what being an outlaw feels like because I’m not going to lie, it’s a tad exhilarating. You see I pulled a fast one on my family. I went to a preschool events planning committee […]

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DogFest 2014 (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez April 26, 2014
DogFest 2014

Stopped by DogFest 2014 at Duboce Park. There were dogs there, I just didn’t photograph any of them. 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 […]

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Sobbing Up Tears of Joy (Fragmented Fridays)

by Claudya Martinez April 25, 2014
Origami Owl Locket

I have been crying tears of joy the last couple of days. I’m a total sap and a little tenderness makes my eyes leak. It’s so much nicer to cry because you are happy or touched than it is to cry because you are sad. Here’s what got me cryin’ yesterday. About a week ago, […]

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My Experience with #GoogleShoppingExpress & $15 Off for You!

by Claudya Martinez April 22, 2014
Delivery from Google Shopping Express #AD

So on March 31st, I was invited to try Google Shopping Express not only for free, but with a $200 credit to see how I liked the service. Getting home delivery is perfect for this work-at-home mami so I was pretty darned excited. The day, I got that email, was a very rough day. I […]

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I’ve Never Driven a Ford & That’s About to Change #FordLocal

by Claudya Martinez April 21, 2014
Ford #FordLocal #AD

Let me tell you a little about my history with cars. Currently, I do not drive a Ford, before my current car, I did not drive a Ford and in fact in my entire history as a driver, which began when I was 16 years old, I have never driven a Ford. Of course, I’ve […]

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Having a Ball (Sundays In My City)

by Claudya Martinez April 19, 2014
Holding hands in Golden Gate Park

My girls having a ball in Golden Gate 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 […]

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Let’s Celebrate Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros with Graciela Tiscareño-Sato!

by Claudya Martinez April 16, 2014
L4LL Día Blog Hop Latino literature for kids

I am thrilled to once again be participating in Latinas for Latino Lit’s 2nd annual  Día Blog Hop. Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros is a yearly celebration that occurs on April 30th meant to focus on children, books, and the importance of diversity in literature.  For this year’s blog hop, which takes […]

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Recycle in the Bathroom, Save Big with #HealthyEssentials, & Party on Twitter with #Moms4JNJConsumer #ad

by Claudya Martinez April 15, 2014
Healthy Essentials Logo

April 20th is Earth Day, my fellow Earthlings! What’s there not to love and celebrate about our beautiful planet? It’s the home that we all share and it’s up to all of us to keep it well and tidy. A great way of doing that is by recycling. Recycling has become such a regular part […]

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