Quick and Easy Snack Options for Your Next Road Trip #ComidasFaciles #CollectiveBias

Turkey & Cheese Creamy Salsa Tortilla Wraps #ComidasFaciles #CollectiveBias

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertisers. All opinions are mine alone.#ComidasFaciles #CollectiveBias   When you hit the road for a family road trip, expenses can really pile up. One of the most serious expenses can be food because the vast majority of travelers grab food on the go. Whether you have a car full of kids or it is just you, planning your snack options and meals on the go can help save your family time and money especially with when Continue Reading

Help Your Teen Get Lost in a Book: 5 Summer Reads for Teens

5 Summer Reads for Teens

Post contains Amazon Affiliate links which earn me a few pennies for every gazillion books sold through my personalized link. My daughter is diehard book lover! She loves to read and I love to watch her get lost in a novel. Get your teen reading when you select some of these hot titles on Amazon right now. Today my teen is sharing her Top 5 Summer Reads for Teens. Whether you are looking for romance, adventure, suspense, mystery, or a great series, Amazon has a wide selection of YA and Continue Reading

Getting Up Close & Personal With My Sporty Teen #CelebrateCloser #Ad

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  Disclosure: Post is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Crest® and Latina Bloggers Connect. All opinions are my own and can not be influenced in any way. I have made no secret that our family is a SPORTS family! If a ball is involved, my kids want to learn how to play the game. But lessons, league fees, equipment etc can cost our family a pretty penny. This is one reason why our household does what it needs to in order to stay healthy. Preventative care is a must for any Continue Reading

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My family and I have a very busy schedule. Throughout the year my children participate in various sports. They need to have strong bones and a balanced diet every morning. The glass of milk they drink in the morning gives my kids the nutrients they need to start their day with a lot of energy and help strengthen bones. To celebrate the launch of the new Hispanic Milk Campaign Life What makes us strong, we have partnered with me and Blogging, Babies and the Bayou. We want to dedicated time to Continue Reading

Top 6 Ways to Get the Most Out Of Your Cruising Dollar #BayouTravel

Six Ways to Get the Most out of your Crusing Money- Cruise Money #BayouTravel

Cruises can be one of the most economical ways to travel but they also can be quite expensive. No matter what your budget is, you want to get the most for your money. Some of the best advice is to be aware of all the extras charged to your room and stay within your budget. Keep in mind all-inclusive does not usually include alcoholic beverages, or even soda. While you might be tempted to smuggle in costly items like bottles of wine, there are much easier ways to make your money go further. 1. Continue Reading

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park – Robert Louisiana #CampwithYogi #BayouTravel #ad

Robert Louisiana #CampwithYogi #BayouTravel #client

My family and I love to camp. From Louisiana, Mississippi to Florida, many memories have been made on a campground. I remember my little boy struggling to ride a bike with no training wheels. His only incentive was that he would finally be able to keep up with the older kids while visiting one of our favorite campgrounds. Once he learned to ride without training wheels, he was all over that campground! Now, my (almost) 10 year old and teenage daughter have their own social schedules Continue Reading

El Campeonato y Chorizo Mac & Cheese Recipe #GolazoKraft #Shop

El Campeonato y Chorizo Macaroni & Cheese Receta  Recipe #GolazoKraft #MyColectiva #Cbias #Shop

Disclosure: I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser. Our lives are so busy with work, school, after school sports and everything else mixed in the middle. But there is always time for one thing, familia! Although my family and I are always on the go, I try to incorporate convenience items into our daily lives just a little bit easier. So whether it's my Continue Reading

Queso Blanco Fiesta Cheeseburger Recipe #SayCheeseburger #Cbias

How to make spicy Tapatio with Kraft Mayo #SayCheeseburger #Cbias #CollectiveBias #Shop

I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser. I love spicy foods! Growing up in a Hispanic family spicy flavors have always been a strong of our daily meals. Whether it is a smoky chipotle flavor or jalapenos, my family always took spicy to a new level. Now that I have a family of my own, the apple didn't fall from the tree. My Queso Blanco Fiesta Continue Reading

Freshen Your Bathroom: 3 Month Supply of Angel Soft with Fresh Lavender Scent #AngelSoftMami #ad

Angel Soft® with Fresh Lavender Scent #AngelSoftMami #Ad

Disclosure: This is part of a sponsored campaign with Latina Mom Bloggers and the maker of Angel Soft®. However, all opinions expressed are my own. Being a woman is had work! Everyday we juggle being a wife, mother, employee, student, daughter, caregiver, accountant, nurse and much more. That is a lot of responsibilities! Starting our day on the right foot is a must. To make my workday flow properly I have daily habits that help make my transition from alarm clock to time clock Continue Reading

5 Steps to Bring You Closer to a Zero Waste Home

Go GREEN- 5 Steps to Bring You Closer to a Zero Waste Home

Deciding on a zero waste, or as close to it as you can manage, lifestyle doesn’t have to be a super dramatic, turn your life upside down change. Most of the effort goes into changing the way you think about and put consumerism into action. Everything that we bring into our lives and home is something that we are now taking responsibility for using and disposing of. Once you begin to see how much stuff we accumulate and where we can reduce the amount of stuff, it becomes easier and easier to turn Continue Reading

10 Must Haves for a Healing Garden

10 Must Haves for a Healing Garden

My grandmother loved to garden! Eggplant, tomatoes, butternut squash and more were always in abundance in her Southeast Louisiana home. My grandmother would spend several hours a day tending to her large garden. What we didn't eat that day, she froze for the winter. But her garden was more than an fruits and veggies. She also grew things like mint and aloe as a natural remedy source. Over the years I have implemented many of the tips she instilled in me at a young age for my own backyard Continue Reading

Alabama’s Gulf Coast – Orange Beach and Gulf Shores #BayouTravel

Exploring Alabama Gulf Coast - Beach Travel meets History Lesson #BayouTravel

Located west of the Florida panhandle, Alabama’s Gulf Coast region covers slightly more than 50 miles of oceanfront shorelines. Orange Beach and Gulf Shores are two of the larger cities located on this stretch and are two little known gems in the region. The white sand beaches are made up of quartz grains that washed down from the Appalachian Mountains centuries ago. Spend your days learning about the history and culture of this region and experience some of the best fishing and seafood in the Continue Reading