Because we already gave thanks and got carried away on Black Friday. We also supported small business on Saturday (right?) and took advantage of Cyber Monday already. It is time to be part of something bigger on Giving Tuesday. In case
This soundtrack brought my daughter and I closer
The new soundtrack from the movie “The Greatest Showman” has more than one surprise. This post is sponsored by Atlantic Records but all opinions are my own. I have a pre-teen daughter who is pushing the boundaries (and too many of
Wrapping gifts for foster kids via Instant Family the movie!
I am SO ready to become one of Santa’s elf! Last Sunday I attended a gathering designed to create more awareness about the kids living in the foster care system and celebrate the releasing of the movie Instant Family. L.A Mamacitas
BE INTERNET AWESOME with Google
… Or why you being kind is kind of a big deal for Google. Did you know October is National Bullying Prevention Month? Google and Forward Influence Network invited me to join this campaign for a sponsored post, expressing my own
The Jade Face Roller: What is it and why we all want it
Although it seems to be yet another beauty trend coming from the East, jade stones have been part of human routines and rituals for centuries. The jade face roller is the perfect tool to accomplish a simple and soothing self-care beauty
What happen to the clothes shown in the runway?
What is a runway for when the clothing obviously will never be worn again? For years I had the same question and it was partially the reason I started studying and got certified as a fashion stylist. So when I
Best reactions to Melania’s insensitive jacket saga
Because money and power don’t buy common sense or empathy. If they wanted reactions for the jacket, they definitely got them. A tasteless pick in clothes is becoming the mainstream style of this administration, (although we are talking about a
DIY: #BeYourBestBlend Iced Tea Kit for Teachers’ Appreciation Day
This post is sponsored by Twinings of London in partnership with the Mom It Forward Influencer Network. However, the ideas and opinions stated are all mines. **Don’t forget to enter our giveaway. Details at the bottom** One of the hot topics in my
Summer 2018: $5 screenings in LA and NY!
“GREASE” 40TH ANNIVERSARY, “HAIRSPRAY,” AND “THE JOY LUCK CLUB” HEADLINE THE ACADEMY’S SUMMER SCREENINGS WITH JOHN TRAVOLTA, OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN, JOHN WATERS, DEBBIE HARRY, AMY TAN, BARRY JENKINS, MARGARET CHO, RICHARD M. SHERMAN AND MORE. Are you ready to enjoy the summertime?
10 Spring/Summer trends to root for in 2018
Disclaimer: I don’t want you to buy more trendy stuff in order to be fashionable. What I want you to do is to use this information to make informed decisions about how you spend your money, time, and energy when it
Scholarship: win $250,000 for college through the Breakthrough Junior Challenge!
Who wouldn’t want their kid to have the opportunity to win a college scholarship? If you have a kid that loves math, physics, and other school subjects that might be hard for other students to understand, make them read this to
Ultimate checklist for your next road trip
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EarthDayDriveAway #CollectiveBias Get road trip ready with these ideas to get ready your car and create a car kit for the adventure. Springbreak
Recipe: Wake up your metabolism with lemon tea and ginger #beyourbestblend
This post is sponsored by Twinings of London in partnership with the Mom It Forward Influencer Network. However, the ideas and opinions stated are all mines. This trick has been helping my metabolism every morning, and it tastes so good!
How to do a Dermaplaning or “unisex face shaving” treatment
This facial treatment is so trendy right now. We have seen people using face rollers with needles, vibrating, made of porcelain or even quartz crystals in order to soften their facial skin. Well, there is another non-invasive treatment that is
The dangers of sepsis (and how to recognize the symptoms)
This is a post prepared under a contract funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and written on behalf of the Mom It Forward Influencer Network for use in CDC’s Get Ahead of Sepsis educational effort. Opinions
This Brazilian label is making beautiful dresses while keeping their employees happy
It gives us hopes to see talented designers joining the movement of reshaping the fashion industry. Fabiana Milazzo is getting public recognition thanks to the elaborated embroidery creations that some Hollywood A-listers are sporting on various red carpets. Just a look