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To All the Mothers: This Body Has

To All the Mothers: This Body Has

To all the women whose life has been transformed by motherhood, please watch this video. Happy Mother’s Day!

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Video: How to Paint Your Face Like a Sugar Skull

Video: How to Paint Your Face Like a Sugar Skull

It’s October and all things fall-like, orange, pumpkin and Dia de los Muertos are upon us. There are so many sugar skull face paint tutorials out there! Some are really good and others are really…not. Heck, I even made a…

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Dear Mama, you are doin’ good

Dear Mama, you are doin’ good

Disclosure: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Minute Maid and DiMe Media. Minute Maid will provide this prize. Minute Maid is not a sponsor, administrator or connected in any other way with the contest – and all opinions…

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Halloween Time at Disneyland

Halloween Time at Disneyland

One of our favorite family traditions here in Southern California is Mickey’s Halloween Party at the Disneyland Resort. October kicks off the Halloween and Dia de los Muertos season and one of my favorite places to visit here in good…

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DIY: Clay heart-shaped jewelry dish

DIY: Clay heart-shaped jewelry dish

Everyone loves hearts. Make this simple heart-shaped clay dish to store your jewelry and the things you love. I almost never work with clay, but I was inspired by this lovely DIY project I saw on the interwebs one day….

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I suck at Valentine’s Day

I suck at Valentine’s Day

I took this photo on the island of Oahu. One of my all-time favorite song lyrics are from Led Zeppelin’s “Thank You”. The words are so simple yet profound. Every time I hear them, I think of my husband Michael….

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Hopeless Romantic: Glitter Heart TOMS shoes

Hopeless Romantic: Glitter Heart TOMS shoes

Nothing says Valentine’s Day than a sweet pair of pink shoes with glitter hearts. Let me show you how to make your own! I don’t care if Valentine’s day is next week, I think it’s sweet to rock hearts all…

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Valentine DIY: How to make a watercolor garland

Valentine DIY: How to make a watercolor garland

Make your own garland for Valentine’s Day using cardstock and watercolor designs you can paint yourself. I was paid the ultimate compliment today. They said I was not a “craft blogger” but more like a lifestyle blogger who blogs about…

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Feliz Dia de Tonantzin

Feliz Dia de Tonantzin

Today is the day people celebrate the Virgen de Guadalupe’s feast day — the day in Mexican history when it is believed she appeared to Juan Diego. I’m not Catholic and I wasn’t born in Mexico so I did not…

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Celebrating Dia de los Muertos at Disneyland during Halloween

Celebrating Dia de los Muertos at Disneyland during Halloween

As a Latino family, Dia de los Muertos is near and dear to our hearts. It felt good for this special day to be recognized at the Disneyland Resort. For the first time ever, I got to experience Mickey’s Halloween…

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