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The newest IKEA store opens in Miami tomorrow! #IKEAMiami

Disclosure: IKEA invited me to the pre-opening media event for their Miami location. The opinions expressed below are my own. The day is here! The much-anticipated IKEA Miami store opens tomorrow, August 27th, at 9am. As of this morning, there … Continue reading

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Kids are ready for Back to School in Style with Cartoon Cuts (and mommy is too!)

Disclosure: I was invited to a Tweet Up event at Cartoon Cuts. My family and I received free haircuts during the event. The opinions expressed are my own. It’s been a very long time since we went to Cartoon Cuts. … Continue reading

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Get Back To School Physicals & More at Your Neighborhood Walgreens! #WalgreensLatino #CollectiveBias #Shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and it’s advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Where has the summer gone? The kids are headed back to school in just a few days and it’s time to get everything … Continue reading

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How the boys survived No Screen Week

Throughout the summer, the boys have a pretty flexible schedule. I let them play whatever they want, and they can stay up past their normal bedtime since there’s no rush to get to school the next day. This is a … Continue reading

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8-Week IMACS Mathematics Enrichment Giveaway

  As the mom of a child entering middle school, I realize my son will need a strong foundation no matter what career path he chooses. Many careers require a mastery of mathematics and the ability to apply logic, critical … Continue reading

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Planes: Fire & Rescue in theaters now!

Disclosure: Disney Pictures provided me with admission to a pre-screening for Planes: Fire & Rescue, as well as the opportunity to attend the round table press day with Erik Estrada. I recently had the chance to participate in a round … Continue reading

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Easy Mango Smoothie Recipe

If you live in South Florida, you know that May through September is Mango Season! Mangoes are everywhere, and you can enjoy them in a variety of ways: mango marmalade, mango chutney, mango bread, mango smoothie, and the list goes … Continue reading

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We went on a Florida Keys Staycation and loved it!

Do you know what it’s like to live in paradise? I do, though we don’t take advantage of it as much as we should. But that changed this past holiday weekend. We headed south, just a little over an hour … Continue reading

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Longhorn Steakhouse has a new Happy Hour Menu #LHPrimeTime

Disclosure: I was invited by Miami Mommy Savings and Longhorn Steakhouse to experience the PrimeTime Menu. I was provided a gift card as compensation. All opinions indicated are my own. Did you know that Longhorn Steakhouse now offers a Happy … Continue reading

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The Journey to Middle School Has Begun

It’s been almost two weeks since Brandon finished 5th grade. Almost two weeks since I’ve been brainstorming in my head how to write this post. The last month or so was a whirlwind of events: 5th Grade trip to Busch … Continue reading

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