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11 Tips on How To Photograph Your Kids

Whether it’s hearing that first cry, hearing them say “mama” for the first time, or feeling their first embrace, there’s nothing like experiencing those first moments with our children. Last week I (along with Latina Mom Bloggers) hosted a Pampers LIVE Tweet-Up at Hispanicize in Miami to celebrate those first moments and Swaddlers being available […]


Family Friendly Things To Do In New Orleans

In February, I (along with a group of bloggers) got the opportunity to travel to New Orleans as an iRetreat Conference Ambassador. New Orleans is the host city for this year’s iRetreat Conference so we were there to learn more about the city and its offerings. Instead of flying, I decided to make it a road […]


Easter Recipe: Deviled Eggs Three Ways

It’s not Easter unless we have deviled eggs so today I wanted to share three of our favorite recipes. The first recipe is for classic deviled eggs except that there’s a little twist that makes a big difference. Sugar and honey mustard. These two ingredients really add a lot of flavor. However, it’s also fun to […]


Join P&G and Orgullosa for the #LivingFabulosa Twitter Party & Get Ready for #Hispz15!

Each Latina has her own way of living fabulosa. The orgullo and confidence in everything she does makes her shine. That’s why we are very excited that P&G and Orgullosa are bringing six of their trusted brands to Hispanicize to help attendees to look, feel and live fabulosa during the conference and every day! If you’re […]

Heart Cherry Hand Pies

Quick Valentine’s Day Treat: Heart-Shaped Cherry Hand Pies

Lucas’ class is having a little Valentine’s Day celebration with a few treats and a book exchange. I decided to make these super simple Heart-Shaped Cherry Hand Pies to share with his class. To keep this super simple, I used store bought pie dough and a really good brand of canned cherries in water (look for […]


Valentine’s Day Breakfast Idea – Eggs in a Heart-Shaped Basket

I love adding sweet touches that say “I love you” throughout the day on Valentine’s Day. I usually start by making a special breakfast with a love-inspired menu. One of our favorites? Eggs in a Heart-Shaped Basket. This is basically eggs in toast, but just kicked up a notch for this special day. Eggs in a […]

7 Layer Dip

Super Bowl Food: 7-Layer Dip Recipe

The big game is this weekend and we are making last-minute plans for a small get-together at our house. Honestly, our week has been busy, busy (as always!), which has made it very difficult to plan a big menu. The idea is to prepare a few tasty dishes that our friends and family will love […]


Valentine’s Day Family Breakfast & Gift Ideas

I adore Valentine’s Day. To me it’s another opportunity to show my family how much I love them. So every year, I try to do something to celebrate Valentine’s Day as a family. It doesn’t have to be something big or fancy. Typically, it’s a meal at home with lots of sweet touches. For instance, […]

New Year

Five Tips to Start the New Year Right

Now that the holidays are over, it’s time to ring in the new year. We’ve spent the past few days organizing and purging our home of unused and unnecessary things. It feels so good to renew and prepare for 2015! Below is a checklist of items that we like to do at the end of the […]

Blue Cheese Artichoke Dip Recipe

Holiday Party Appetizer: Blue Cheese Artichoke Dip Recipe

We are so excited about the next few weeks – Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Years Eve. It’s time to celebrate! We go to my parent’s Christmas Eve party on the 24th and do Christmas Day at home with just us and the kids. However, we have one more party left to host – […]