This is my family. This is us. And just as you see us pictured is how my son, Leo, met his father for the first time. Earlier this year my husband, who has been an undocumented immigrant for 18 years, finally received his immigration interview after 3 and a half years of waiting and thousands … Continue reading This is… Our Story.
Hola Mamis! Missed you all. You’ve probably noticed that I’ve been on a hiatus for almost the whole year. This year I was so excited for Mami Vida!!! As I had mentioned back in January, I had so many projects and goals that I was ready to share with you. Unfortunately, life threw our family … Continue reading Hola Mamis
Hey Mamas! This past weekend my sisters and mom threw me and baby Leo a baby shower! As I have previously mentioned, this pregnancy has had its share of difficulties due to the pregnancy in itself and things we are currently going through as a family. But this weekend God reminded me that even though … Continue reading Oh baby!!
Those who have followed me for a while have come to see that I love party planning! This past weekend my older sister and I had the pleasure of hosting our younger sister's bridal shower. We infused a floral theme with our Mexican heritage. And we loved the finished product! I love how our culture … Continue reading Bridal Shower Fiesta
What would you do for your children? What would you do if you had to flee your country because you and your family were in danger? Their lives at risk due to corruption, famine, genocides, among many other horrible things. Would you not risk everything for your family? What if you had to leave your … Continue reading WHAT WOULD YOU DO FOR YOUR CHILDREN?
For a few years now the farmhouse décor has been such a huge trend thanks to Joanna Gaines and the Fixer Upper show. The good thing about this décor style is that instead of spending a pretty penny, there are many fun and easy DIY projects you can do to complete your farmhouse look . We recently remodeled … Continue reading Mexican Inspired DIY/Restoring Project
Oh potty training! It has almost been a month since we started this journey. And it feels like we still have a LOOONG road ahead of us. Many have asked what potty training methods I have used. So I decided to share the method we’ve put into practice over the last few weeks. We have … Continue reading Potty Diary
cannot believe my little one just turned 2! It's crazy cómo pasa el tiempo. BUT he will always be mi bebé. This year's birthday lo celebramos a lo mexicano. Unfortunately, I wasn't able to take pictures of everything. It was kind of a crazy day! But here is a little on what we did. My mom … Continue reading Fiesta Mexicana
Easter is almost here!! And with that one of my favorite traditions: cascarones!! Growing up I remember having Easter egg hunts with my family. We not only used traditional plastic eggs filled with candy but made and used cascarones. Cascarones are actual eggshells filled with confetti that can be decorated however you want. The eggs … Continue reading Pascua y Cascarones
Growing up I was raised in a predominantly Spanish speaking household and didn’t learn English until I was in first grade. Learning English was never difficult and I picked it up rather fast due to my age. I also went to a bilingual school where they offered Spanish and English kindergarten classes which allowed for … Continue reading Raising Bilingüe Babies