6 Movies about Famous Artists on Netflix

6 Movies about Famous Artists on Netflix

Street Style Carne Asada Salad Bowl

Street Style Carne Asada Salad Bowl

Disclosure: This post is brought to you by Society Culinaria and Flatout Flatbread. Real talk, I could eat a salad every single day. Not just because I’m trying to maintain my girlish figure but because salads are delicious. I love…

DIY: Geometric Clutch Bag

DIY: Geometric Clutch Bag

Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve imagined creating my designs on stuff. Shoes, handbags, backpacks, pillows, scarves, tees, rugs — I would close my eyes and see my artwork on it. That is a designer’s dream come true:…

Summer grilling: Tortas de Carne Ranchera

Summer grilling: Tortas de Carne Ranchera

Disclosure: Post sponsored by Gigasavvy. All opinions are my own. This is what summer in Southern California means to me. Weekends spent with friends and family. Sunshine. Swimming pools. Agua frescas. Volleyball. Micheladas with Clamato. Music. Ocean waves. Watermelon. Hanging out…

Frida Kahlo | Be your own muse

Frida Kahlo | Be your own muse

I love it when Frida —  la Friducha — was chingona. The beautiful, delicate woman husband Diego Rivera used to call his paloma, his dove. She’s wasn’t always beautiful and delicate. Struggling with her ailing body from a young age,…

The good life: Camping with KOA

The good life: Camping with KOA

“Keep close to nature’s heart…and break clear away, once in a while, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.” – John Muir Camping has a special place in my heart. Spending every…

The role of a midwife

The role of a midwife

Birth stories are always a lovely thing to read because it gives you the opportunity to hear about someone’s transformative experience during childbirth as you recollect your own. Back in the olden days of the interwebs, written stories were all…

Grown folk concert essentials

Grown folk concert essentials

This post is sponsored by Gigasavvy. All opinions are my own. I’ve always had a thing for live music. I grew up with a father who loved going to concerts and seeing live shows and I guess some of that…

Fat girl musings: Girl, where is your waist?

Fat girl musings: Girl, where is your waist?

We were having dinner with friends the other night when my girlfriend eyed the cute romper I was wearing and said this to me,” You don’t have a big stomach. Your waist is small. You’re so lucky! I always get…

National Painting Week: DIY Stained Pallet Wall

National Painting Week: DIY Stained Pallet Wall

This post is brought to you by Sherwin-Williams. When you live in a home with eight people, sometimes you just need some extra room to breathe. Spots on the sofa are always filled up, there is never a quiet place…

10 things for sisters to watch on Netflix Kids

10 things for sisters to watch on Netflix Kids

My two girls are like two peas in a pod salt and pepper chips and salsa cookies and milk cucumbers and Tajin, just like beans and rice. They are exactly 18 months apart and my two youngest children. The fact…