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Back on Track

That’s it, no more wasting time. No more excuses and no more delays. I am determined to start the teaching program in January. In order to do that, I have to pass the Elementary Education Grades K-6 Subject Area test, … Continue reading

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Exercise and Sleep patterns + Giveaway #SleepMatters

Disclosure: I have received information, product and materials from McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division of McNEIL-PPC, Inc., the makers of Tylenol® PM. The opinions stated are my own. This is a sponsored post. I’ll admit it, I’m a sleepyhead. I’ll snooze … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Awareness socks, designed by a 6 year old

Have you ever met a 6-year-old CEO? We have! Late this summer, we had the opportunity to meet Sebastian, a 6-year-old entrepreneur who designs his own line of children’s socks. His line, called Are You Kidding, features all kinds of … Continue reading

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Bloggin’ Mamas Pink & White Havana Night Twitter Party

Sponsored   Since 1925 @HialeahPark has been known as a world-class venue for races and events. “The world’s most beautiful race course” has hosted dignitaries and celebrities, been the backdrop for films, and has the distinction of being an Audubon … Continue reading

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Good Luck Charms Miami Fall Giveaway!

Today Tuesday is the official start of Fall, and do I have a treat for you, dear readers! I’ve once again teamed up with Good Luck Charms Miami for a stunning giveaway. Good Luck Charms makes absolutely fabulous pieces for … Continue reading

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Press Release: Mundo Lanugo Kicks Off Hispanic Heritage Month with Pro-Social Initiative, “Soy Americano y Latino de Corazon”

Miami, FL (September 15, 2014) – Mundo Lanugo™, the lifestyle and entertainment brand for preschoolers inspiring Latino De Corazón™ (Latin at heart) confidence and cultural pride will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with family programs and live events supported by partners … Continue reading

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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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