My Family & The Size Factor – Cruising With Children #BayouTravel #CruisingCarnival

The Size Factor - My kids and Carnival Dream #CruisingCarnival #BayouTravel

Disclosure: I was a guest aboard Carnival Cruise Lines and Carnival Dream. All opinions and thoughts are my own. For more information, please refer to this site's disclosure section. I started writing my about Carnival Cruise Lines and Carnival Dream experience which set sail out of New Orleans but as I began to edit my pictures I began to get very emotional. Initially I began writing about Carnival Dream and how appropriate this ship was for my family. You see, I have older children. Continue Reading

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Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertisers. All opinions are mine alone. #HungerHeroes #CollectiveBias When I was a little girl my mother was a single mother trying to earn a decent living in Los Angeles, California. At the time my brother and I did not realize our small familia lived in poverty. My mother had Mi Madrina and a small group of friends that she called family and managed to work three jobs to make ends meat. There were times my Continue Reading

Adding Vehicle Safety to Your Back to School Preparations #ProtejeATusHijos #Sponsored

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Disclosure: This is part of a sponsored campaign with Latina Mom Bloggers and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. However, all opinions expressed are my own. We are a traveling family and like many families, car safety is something we are very passionate about. But accidents can happen anywhere! We have made our children aware that car crashes can happen on bikes, as pedestrians even as a bus passenger. Because of this, we have included practical tips as part of our back to Continue Reading

Carnival Dream – When The Sun Goes Down Cruise Ship Entertainment #CruisingCarnival #BayouTravel

When the Sun Goes Down - Carnival Dream #CruisingCarnival #BayouTravel(2)

Disclosure: I was a guest of Carnival Dream. All opinions are my own. Please see site's disclosure section for additional information. When I travel with my family I want a combination of two things: Relaxation and Excitement. I'm not going to beat around the bush, I like my naps, especially on vacation. But when the sun goes down I like to enjoy local entertainment. During our recent cruise aboard Carnival Cruise Lines- Carnival Dream my family and I enjoyed all the entertainment options Continue Reading

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

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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

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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