Hispanic Heritage Month of Action

In 2016, a record 27.3 million Latinos will be eligible to vote of whom nearly half are Latino millennials. It is these millions of young Latinos who will determine the margin of victory in states like California. In California, Latinos make up 14.99 million, proving our ability to build political power, both nationally and locally, […]

Ammo Can Pride…

Ammo cans are a great way to store military uniform stuff and could be used for military décor. Find them at your local military surplus shops or thrift store. I have a couple of cans in my husbands uniform room and store all his belts and Eagle Globe Anchors. They look very industrial and they […]

Would a worm go on a walk?

We received the book “Would a Worm Go on a Walk?” to read and review. Olivia loved that she was able to read it all on her own. She loved the illustrations because they were funny and colorful. We read the book outside in the back yard to see if we could find any worms, […]

When Daycare Closes at 6PM

As a working mom I watch my computer clock like a hawk for the clock to hit 5PM, so I can leave the office and pick up my kids from after-school care… If I’m in a meeting in the late afternoon I’m probably looking at my watch every 30 seconds trying to figure out when […]

Growing up Xicana 1.1

Birthdays in a Mexican household were a big deal, but not because it was the child’s birthday. It was because it was an opportunity for the adults to have a party. There was no character decorations or party hats but there was a huge cake that had to feed all the cousins and neighbors. I […]

Nail Bar Perfection

I visit my local drugstore, Rite Aid,  at least once a week to shop for everyday necessities and more. This week when I walked in to the new remodeled Rite Aid in my  neighborhood, my jaw dropped…. the beauty section was clean and spacious.  At the front of the beauty section there was a Nail […]

Three Kings Day at Disney

Disney California Adventure has an awesome Three Kings display during the holiday season.  We visited the park the first weekend of January and were able to participate in all the Disney Viva Navidad festivities. It was super educational for my kids because they have heard the story of the Dia de los Reyes but when […]

Top 5 Beauty Items for After Surgery

Just because I have cancer, it doesn’t mean that I have to throw out my beauty routine. When I was scheduled for major surgery and would be at the hospital for a few days, I knew I wasn’t going to be doing my daily beauty routine but a few essentials kept me feeling good, while […]

Cancer is like a fingerprint… No one has the same one.

I am in the beginning stages of my cancer journey and I have found out that everyone’s cancer journey is like a fingerprint, no one has the same one. When I received my thyroid cancer diagnosis I wanted to know everything there was to know about it, I thought that someone that has gone through […]

Boulder Berry Break

Thanks to BzzAgent, we tried the boulder berry flavor of GoGo squeeze Fruit & VeggieZ. The berry flavor was a zing and zang of sweetness. The kids had a pouch of boulder berry for a snack break before dinner. It’s the perfect snack because they’re made with 100% all-natural fruits and veggies. The kids don’t […]