Happy Fourth of July

Happy Foruth of July

Today is the day that we Americans celebrate our Independence Day! People all over the country are spending time with their families and enjoying barbecues. There will be fireworks in many cities today once the sun goes down and where I live is no exception. We are spending the day simply enjoying a little quiet time. I am going to take the kids to the pool and then we will all watch the fireworks tonight. … [Read more...]

No Newsletter Today

No Newsletter

There will be no newsletter today! I never post a newsletter the Friday of a major holiday. The reason is that I try to spend as much time with my family as I can and enjoy my time away. I hope that you all are making plans for the holiday weekend and that you are planning on enjoying yourself. … [Read more...]

Kindle Fire Giveaway at Blushing Reads

Blushing Reads Giveaway

My friend has started a blog called Blushing Reads! She is writing about romance books including reviews. I hope that you all will take the time to check it out. I am sure that you will notice some of the same looking graphics between our two sites. That is because she is so awesome that she actually does some of the image and graphics work here for me. … [Read more...]

Teaching Teens to #GetThereSafe With Allstate #DiMe #ad

Teaching Teens to #GetThereSafe With @Allstate #DiMe

Disclosure: This is part of a sponsored safety campaign with DiMe Media and Allstate Foundation. However, all opinions expressed are my own. Daniel will be driving soon and I already have several sobrinas y sobrinos (nieces and nephews) that drive which can be scary. I remember when my father was teaching me to drive and how frustrating it was for both of us. I would love to say that I was different now but I most likely am just like him. In fact I remember being too short to see the orange cones in the giant car I was learning in and my dad having my … [Read more...]