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Our family starts every new year making a list of things we want to do differently. On the 1st of every year, we tell each other what those goals are and try to hold each other accountable. This year, I...
We knew we wanted a dog. It’s been something that Super Dad and I have discussed for months, maybe even years. We knew we wanted to wait until the right time, but just like when you are contemplating having kids,...
Hard to believe, but 2018 is almost over. It was a crazy year for our family. I turned my passion of writing and photography into my full time job and learned that I can support our family and have fun...
We all have that one thing that helps us get through our highest moments of anxiety. For me, it’s turning on the radio, pandora or iTunes and singing my favorite songs at the top of my lungs. We know that...
Just when you thought you might be done with your holiday shopping, I am about to throw a wrench into your celebration. We recently picked up a family game that is an absolute blast.  Sparkle*Kitty is one of those last...
The holidays are my favorite time of the year. I love the decorations and the scent of fresh Christmas trees. Since I’ve become a Mom, I’ve also become a huge fan of giving gifts. Every year, I sit down and...
My fabulous Sister-in-Law Rosie, introduced us to these Chorizo + Shrimp Tostones Bowls, a couple of years ago. I’ve tried to recreate them, without the chorizo (since I stopped eating meat), but I just couldn’t get the flavor right. Until...
It’s the most wonderful time of the year and you know what that means…. time to duck and dodge those icky cold and flu germs! It seems like everywhere we go, people are coughing, sneezing or wiping their nose onto...
This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of NESTLE® LA LECHERA®. The opinions and text are all mine. The holidays are quickly approaching. For my super family, that means getting together, unplugging from our day to day...
Are you looking for a fast and easy meal that tastes great and is fun to make? These party pizzas aren’t just for parties, though they may cause you to celebrate when you taste how delicious they are. All you...
My oldest daughter and I were unpacking my office yesterday, singing along to the radio and finding old pictures and mementoes from years ago. I found a keychain that I had gotten signed by R. Kelly on January 2, 1997,...
When I finally shared my anxiety disorder with everyone, I got a lot of advice. While I was grateful for each of your messages, I found myself doubting that any of those things would actually help me. Because, well… I...
When it comes to entertaining for a football game, most people offer the same dishes. There’s only so much pizza and chicken wings you can eat, am I right?! So, what do you do when you want to wow your...
It’s hard to believe my baby is turning 6. It seems like just yesterday when my water broke, a week before my scheduled c-section. The only one of my three girls who wanted to make an early appearance. It was...
24 years ago, I was working at a supermarket when I met Cindy. She was just as short and silly as I was and I knew instantly that we would be best friends. She’s that person that I can always...