7 Things Your Child Can Learn from Watching Disney's Descendants

7 Things Your Child Can Learn from Watching Disney’s Descendants

Today is the day that you and your family finally get to watch Disney's Descendants on the Disney Channel. In my home, this day has been long awaited, especially because I keep telling them how much I really enjoyed watching it. Yep, I watched it without them (Gasp!) but that was one of the perks in … [Read More...]

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Coca-Cola’s #ForTheDream Helps Hispanic Families Achieve Their College Dreams (Giveaway)

Note: This is part of a sponsored campaign with DiMe Media and Coca-Cola. However, all opinions expressed are my own. Walking across the graduation stage for the University of Miami in front of my family and fellow graduates, was one of the greatest moments of my life. I had done it. I had … [Read More...]

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Get Your FREE Sample of ProfilePRO Thru StarShop (Offer Ends Soon!)

Get A FREE Sample of ProfilePRO Thru StarShop Now through Monday, August 3rd, StarShop is giving away up to 40,000 ProfilePRO travel-size sets, with a personalized shampoo and conditioner!!!! ProfilePRO® is the first and only individually customized hair care system for men and women. It uses … [Read More...]

My Disney's Bunk’d Set Visit Experience

My Bunk’d Set Visit Experience

My kiddos have been watching Jessie since its first episode and are big fans of the show. As that show concludes, my kiddos find some cheer in the fact that some of their favorite characters Ravi, Zuri and Emma will be resuming their roles on its spin-off show, Bunk'd. During my most recent … [Read More...]

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Host A Back to School Bash with a Charitable Twist

I was asked to participate in the #HungerHeroes campaign, sponsored by Tyson Foods, Inc. and Sam’s Club. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. With what started as 11 weeks of summer vacation, I can't believe that there are only 4 weeks left until my kiddos are back in … [Read More...]

Ride In Style with the 2015 Lexus ES 300h Sedan - TM2S

Ride In Style with the 2015 Lexus ES 300h Sedan

Riding in the 2015 Lexus ES 300h Sedan for a week was sweet! Although, I'm not surprised...it's a Lexus! Now I understand why driving a Lexus is so desired.  My hubby was bummed that he didn't get to drive it much since he was out of town for most of my time with it but little does he know that … [Read More...]

Little Bit of This & That

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Host A Back to School Bash with a Charitable Twist

I was asked to participate in the #HungerHeroes campaign, sponsored by Tyson Foods, Inc. and Sam’s Club. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. With what started as 11 weeks of summer vacation, I can’t believe that there are only 4 weeks left until my kiddos are back in school. That means […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club Benefits Extend Beyond the Club Collage

BJ’s Wholesale Club Benefits Extend Beyond the Club

Note: I was provided with a gift card to review the services at BJ’s Wholesale. However, All Opinions are 100% my own. Yes, you can save money on groceries, household items and technology while shopping at BJ’s Wholesale Club and even order photos services but did you know that BJ’s Wholesale Club benefits go beyond […]

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9 Reasons My Kids Have Changed My Life For The Better (+ Giveaway)

Disclaimer: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with DiMe Media and Pampers. All opinions are 100% mine. Without a shadow of a doubt, my kiddos have changed my life for the better! I love being a mom but most importantly, I love being their mom. They bring me an unquantifiable amount of pride and […]

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Travel

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Enjoy Clearwater in Style at the Camelot Beach Resort

Visiting Clearwater with my family is something I had wanted to do for a very long time. So, when my family and I were invited to stay at the Camelot Beach Resort, I was thrilled! We arrived late Friday night so we picked up our key from a secure box near the office and headed […]

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Road Trip Snacking Tips & Ideas (+ Coca-Cola “On the Road” Prize Pack Giveaway)

Note: This prize was provided by The Coca-Cola Company. The Coca-Cola Company is not a sponsor, administrator or connected in any other way. With as many road trips that my family and I have taken, I know that the best way to keep us happy and on course to our destination (without a whole bunch […]

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The Blue Man Group Show in Orlando Is A Must See!

My husband and I have been wanting to see the Blue Man Group for years. Thankfully, during our last trip to Universal Studios Orlando, we were finally able to go to their show and it was the BEST show we have ever been to! I can see why the Blue Man Group is so popular…they […]

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Entertainment

7 Things Your Child Can Learn from Watching Disney's Descendants

7 Things Your Child Can Learn from Watching Disney’s Descendants

Today is the day that you and your family finally get to watch Disney’s Descendants on the Disney Channel. In my home, this day has been long awaited, especially because I keep telling them how much I really enjoyed watching it. Yep, I watched it without them (Gasp!) but that was one of the perks […]

My Disney's Bunk’d Set Visit Experience

My Bunk’d Set Visit Experience

My kiddos have been watching Jessie since its first episode and are big fans of the show. As that show concludes, my kiddos find some cheer in the fact that some of their favorite characters Ravi, Zuri and Emma will be resuming their roles on its spin-off show, Bunk’d. During my most recent trip to […]

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Disney Descendants Interview with Director Kenny Ortega

Kenny Ortega is brilliant…not only as a director but also as a choreographer. While I remember him from his work on Highschool Musical, I also remember watching a documentary about Michael Jackson and seeing Kenny talk about their work relationship (since he was the one working on his final tour) and I thought to myself, […]

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Saving $$$

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Save and Indulge With Groupon

Note: Although this is a sponsored post with Groupon Coupons, ALL opinions are my own since I have been using their deal site for years. I am all about looking for ways to save money. Even more so when I don’t have to clip a coupon or go to the store to do so. Oh, […]

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Couwalla Money-Saving App Launches in South Florida

Hey South Florida, Couwalla, a Money-Saving App, is now available so we now have access Restaurant and Retail Coupons right from our phone! Downloading Couwalla will give us South Florida shoppers immediate access to coupons from national and local retail and restaurants within Broward, Palm Beach, and Miami Dade counties. On January 17, Couwalla officially […]

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7 Ways to Exercise Using Food From Your Kitchen

The arrival of the new year may have you wanting to tone up and slim down. You may think that buying a gym membership is the only way to do this but the good news is that it’s not! There are plenty of ways you can get tone from the comfort of your own home. […]

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Food

7-Eleven's Fresh To Go Food & Snacks Are Ideal For Families On The Go

7-Eleven’s Fresh To Go Food & Snacks Are Ideal For Families On The Go

Note: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with 7-Eleven and Latina Bloggers Connect. However, ALL opinions are my own! With the kids being home during the summer, you’ll often find my kiddos and I on the road, headed off to another adventure. Whether we’re setting out on a road trip, going to the park […]

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Roasted Garlic BLT Pasta Salad Recipe

Pasta salads are super easy to prepare and can be a great appetizer, side dish or even a meal. While I have a “go to” pasta salad I usually make for parties, I’m tired of always making the same one.  That’s why I gave this Roasted Garlic BLT Pasta Salad Recipe a try and it […]

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Pepperoni Pizza Bake Recipe #Pyrex100

Note: I was asked to participate in the #Pyrex100 campaign, sponsored by Pyrex®, a World Kitchen brand. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. The older more mature I get I find myself wanting to expand my horizons when it comes to cooking and baking.  I want to try new recipes, share […]

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Life As I Know It

Summer 2015 Bucket List

Our 2015 Summer Bucket List Ideas

This past first week of summer has included morning snuggle time in bed (which has been my absolute favorite!), random errands, lunches out but that’s not going to cut it this week or for the 9 that follow. Keeping the kiddos entertained for 10 more weeks of Summer vacation will be no easy task. That […]

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Choosing Happiness In A Marriage

Yesterday my husband and I celebrated 12 years of wedded bliss. My dad and his family were watching our kids while we celebrated with massages, mani’s, pedi’s and dinner so when we were done, we went back to pick them up. While chatting with my dad, he sarcastically asked us how many of the 12 […]

Blogging As A Career From My Kid's Point Of View

Blogging As A Career From My Kid’s Point Of View

Take Your Child To Work Day meant not having to get the kids ready for school, packing their lunches, driving them to school or picking them up BUT it did mean the kiddos got to experience a little bit of what I do as a blogger (Yes, blogging is a profession). I say a little […]

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Beauty & Fashion

Paula Abdul + StarShop + ProfilePRO

Get Your FREE Sample of ProfilePRO Thru StarShop (Offer Ends Soon!)

Get A FREE Sample of ProfilePRO Thru StarShop Now through Monday, August 3rd, StarShop is giving away up to 40,000 ProfilePRO travel-size sets, with a personalized shampoo and conditioner!!!! ProfilePRO® is the first and only individually customized hair care system for men and women. It uses your responses to a series of five key questions […]

Look Your Best This Summer For Less with CoverGirl

Look Your Best This Summer For Less with CoverGirl (+ $25 Walmart GC Giveaway)

Note: The Walmart gift cards and information have been provided by P&G. However, all opinions are my own. Summer time typically means that I am on the go (especially during the day) and while I won’t put too much emphasis on my makeup because I don’t have the time or patience for it, I don’t […]

5 Easy Summer Beauty Tips

Note: This is a Sponsored post with Social Chorus. However, ALL opinions are my own. Can you believe that summer is almost here? I can’t. While I am not entire sure about what I’ll be doing with the kiddos over the summer with the kiddos, I know that they’ll keep me busy and active. I’m […]

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For Your Home

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3 Inexpensive Ways to Dress Up Your Living Room

When it comes to home decor, sometimes you just need a change!   After a while of seeing the same old stuff in your home, it is nice to spruce things up a bit. While a change can be great for a room in your home, it may not be great for your bank account.  Sometimes, […]

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10 Laundry Room Safety Tips

This is a sponsored campaign in collaboration with Tide® and Gain® and Latina Bloggers Connect. However, all opinions expressed are my own. With young kiddos in the house,  I try to be very aware of any safety hazards around the home.  Young children taste and feel everything they can find to learn more about their […]

Keeping Family Cleaning Traditions Alive with Fabuloso

Keeping Family Cleaning Traditions Alive with Fabuloso

Note: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MiFabuloso #CollectiveBias I’ve said it before and it is still true today, cleaning the house is not my thing (which is why I am thankful for a husband who does most of the cleaning) BUT, when I […]

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Health

Big Hero 6 Inspired Tips for a Happier & Healthier Life

Big Hero 6 Inspired Tips for a Happier & Healthier Life (Giveaway)

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Latina Mom Bloggers and Disney Studios. However, all opinions expressed are my own. I love the movie Big Hero 6…what’s not to love about a movie that inspires friendship and redefines the meaning of family. Since Baymax (whom my daughter initially referred to as BigMacs) is a […]

Start This Year Off Strong With Milk - TM2S

Start This Year Off Strong With Milk

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with MilkPEP and Latina Mom Bloggers. However, all opinions expressed are my own. My son is 6 years old and there has hardly been a day since he turned 1 years old that he doesn’t start his morning with a cup of milk. While I have always thought […]

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7 Ways to Exercise Using Food From Your Kitchen

The arrival of the new year may have you wanting to tone up and slim down. You may think that buying a gym membership is the only way to do this but the good news is that it’s not! There are plenty of ways you can get tone from the comfort of your own home. […]

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Reviews

Ride In Style with the 2015 Lexus ES 300h Sedan - TM2S

Ride In Style with the 2015 Lexus ES 300h Sedan

Riding in the 2015 Lexus ES 300h Sedan for a week was sweet! Although, I’m not surprised…it’s a Lexus! Now I understand why driving a Lexus is so desired.  My hubby was bummed that he didn’t get to drive it much since he was out of town for most of my time with it but […]

Personalized Wentworth Wooden Puzzle finished

A Personalized Photo Wentworth Wooden Puzzle Makes A Great Gift

One of the best things about putting a puzzle together is seeing the finished product, a really cool picture that you essentially put together and brought to life. Now, imagine if the end result was a picture of someone you love or something that you really care about. My kiddos like puzzles too but I […]

2015 Mazda5 Grand Touring

5 Reasons We Enjoyed Our Time With The 2015 Mazda5 Grand Touring

If you’re looking for a cross between a Car and a Mini Van, you should check out the 2015 Mazda5 Grand Touring. It was the perfect vehicle for my family and I to travel in as we made our way over to Clearwater (about a 5 hour drive) for a weekend getaway. Here are 5 […]

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Giveaways

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Monster Jam Discount Code & Flash Ticket Giveaway (South Florida Residents Only)

My family and I always enjoy ourselves when we go to Monster Jam and it is coming back to the BB&T Center in Sunrise on Friday August 7th at 7:30pm and Saturday August 8th at 2pm and 7:30pm *Pit party is Saturday August 8th from 11:30am – 1pm. ** Doors open one hour prior to […]

Look Your Best This Summer For Less with CoverGirl

Look Your Best This Summer For Less with CoverGirl (+ $25 Walmart GC Giveaway)

Note: The Walmart gift cards and information have been provided by P&G. However, all opinions are my own. Summer time typically means that I am on the go (especially during the day) and while I won’t put too much emphasis on my makeup because I don’t have the time or patience for it, I don’t […]

Continuous road in a scenic with mountain ranges afar.

Road Trip Snacking Tips & Ideas (+ Coca-Cola “On the Road” Prize Pack Giveaway)

Note: This prize was provided by The Coca-Cola Company. The Coca-Cola Company is not a sponsor, administrator or connected in any other way. With as many road trips that my family and I have taken, I know that the best way to keep us happy and on course to our destination (without a whole bunch […]

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Helping Others

UM Grad pic with Ari

Coca-Cola’s #ForTheDream Helps Hispanic Families Achieve Their College Dreams (Giveaway)

Note: This is part of a sponsored campaign with DiMe Media and Coca-Cola. However, all opinions expressed are my own. Walking across the graduation stage for the University of Miami in front of my family and fellow graduates, was one of the greatest moments of my life. I had done it. I had finally earned […]

20150722_124548

Host A Back to School Bash with a Charitable Twist

I was asked to participate in the #HungerHeroes campaign, sponsored by Tyson Foods, Inc. and Sam’s Club. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. With what started as 11 weeks of summer vacation, I can’t believe that there are only 4 weeks left until my kiddos are back in school. That means […]

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Somos Fuertes Contest & Giveaway

I grew up hearing “Milk Does A Body Good” and now that I have my own kiddos, I tell them the same thing. That is why we drink a lot of milk in our home…well that and because we love it. Milk Life’s Strength Ambassadors including Cristian De La Fuente and Giorgio Rapicavoli help kick […]

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