I Met Esmeralda Santiago!

I Met Esmeralda Santiago!

This weekend I was privileged to meet Esmeralda Santiago, the author of When I was Puerto Rican who was in Rochester for an event I was volunteering at, the 20th Reconocimiento Awards hosted by Latinas Unidas, the only nonprofit Latina networking association in the area. It was a great dinner recognizing great Latina leaders in […]

8 Things I love about Being Dominican

8 Things I love about Being Dominican

Today Dominicans everywhere (whether on the island or not) celebrate the Independence of their country. In the spirit of the holiday I am sharing some of my favorite Dominican things…  Mangu. I mean really how can I live without my platanos! Here’s a Mangu recipe. New York Chica just posted a picture this morning of her […]

Have you Watched #LaVidaMeRobo #ad

Have you Watched #LaVidaMeRobo #ad

Disclosure: This post was created in partnership with the Stiletto Blogger Network and Univision. However, all opinions expressed herein are my own. Did you get the chance to join us for yesterday’s Twitter Party while we watched #LaVidaMeRobo? If you didn’t, you missed one great fiesta! It was great to chat with comadres about one […]

#MyNovela Twitter Party with Prizes! #ad

#MyNovela Twitter Party with Prizes! #ad

Disclosure: This post was created in partnership with the Stiletto Blogger Network and Univision. However, all opinions expressed herein are my own. You know I love my Telenovelas. In La Vida Me Robo, on Univision, Sebastian Rulli plays one of the main characters, you know he was one of my hotties of the week back when […]

Celebrate Three Kings Day with Target

Celebrate Three Kings Day with Target

El Dia de los Reyes, or Three Kings Day or the Day of the Three Wise Kings is a Latin American tradition that has been in my family for as long as I can remember. We celebrated Three Wise Kings more when we were visiting our family in Dominican Republic during that time and not […]

Global Motherhood with Johnson & Johnson (Sponsored)

Global Motherhood with Johnson & Johnson (Sponsored)

What kind of mother are you? I actually don’t think I can classify myself as a certain type of mom. You can say I have multiple personalities as a mom. And I’ve been inspired by my mother, my aunts as well as new traditions and things that I have taught myself as I went along. […]

Parenting Woes

Parenting Woes

As a parent, have you ever received unsolicited advice about your parenting? I had some family members over this past weekend and they were observing my interaction with my son. Not that I mind when people have tips, I actually welcome it. But they had their children in the early 90’s and I think that […]

White House #TopBlogueras Retreat Recap

White House #TopBlogueras Retreat Recap

I honestly felt humbled and honored to be a part of this select group Latina bloggers aka blogueras for this Top Bloguera Retreat. Again, I don’t get to go to many events or any events at all really, so when the opportunity arose to go to this event I just couldn’t wait to go and […]

My Interview With Luis Fonsi

Well, sort of. I had an opportunity to phone conference with him but I of course ended up sick. Figures right? I still was able to get my questions through to him and they were able to film the Puerto Rican cutie. Check out his answers to his involvement with St. Jude’s Hospital, his favorite […]

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