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Back to School with SOL REPUBLIC (Giveaway)

Back to School with SOL REPUBLIC (Giveaway) - Familyisfamilia.com

Do you have tween or teens in your home? Do you have kids that are headed off to college?  Saving space in a child’s room is often one of the biggest complaint when shopping for a dorm room. Even for kids who are still living at home, finding a decent space for anything is tough, especially when you’re dealing with cramped quarters or messy teens rooms!  With all the electronics that invade our lives and free spaces in our homes, {Read More}

Back to School Products: b4 Products

Back to School Products: b4 products - FamilyisFamilia.com

If you’re planning your back-to-school shopping list, take a look at something that helps you, your kids and amazing local charities. b4 products are packaged hand sanitizers and are convenient for any mom that is here, there and everywhere! They’re perfect for restaurants, schools, the beach, the poolside and even in the car!  What makes these super cool are the bright colors and easy to open packages that can fit in your purse, diaper bag or your car! Here are {Read More}

Princess Goldfish Crackers for Your Princess

Princess Goldfish Crackers for Your Princess - FamilyisFamilia.com

Summer isn’t over for another month, and even though some of your kids are have gone back to school, the weekend is the perfect time to get back into summer mode.  If you have a little princess at home, one of the most famous crackers in my home, Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Crackers, just got a little more…. PINK! I’ve had Goldfish Crackers in my home since my oldest was old enough to eat!  I like to think if it as a {Read More}

Family Road Trips: The U.S.S. Midway

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This is a guest post. Amy is SoCal married mom who homeschools her three boys. This summer, she’s been taking family road trips and will be sharing tips with us on how we can enjoy (and save) on local SoCal road trips with our familias!  The U.S.S. Midway is a decommissioned aircraft carrier.  Since 2004 it has been a museum opened to visitors.  I have always wanted to take my boys; ages 11, 9 and 8, and last week I was able to.  They {Read More}

Go Back to School Shopping at OshKosh B’Gosh

Go Back to School Shopping at OshKosh B'Gosh - FamilyisFamilia.com

This is a sponsored post with OshKosh B’Gosh through The Motherhood. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Time to get the kids packing and back to school. No more cries of “I’m bored” or “I’m starving” or “Are we there yet?” I’ve heard these words since the kids got out of school.  This summer we’ve been busy with swimming and late night BBQs and yes, I will admit that I will {Read More}

Teach Kindness and Acceptance with Netflix

Teach Kindness and Acceptance with Netflix - FamilyisFamilia.com

My kids go back to school in about 4 weeks.  In three weeks, we find out who’s in what class.  Along with finding out who their new teacher will be, we also get to see if they have friends from the past in their new class. It’s both fun and disappointing, for the kids that is. My kids have been blessed enough to have their BFFs be in their class for a couple of years now.  And even though they {Read More}

Simple Giving and Champions for Kids

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I participate in this program on behalf of Champions for Kids and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own. School is just around the corner. In fact, we’ve begun a countdown to the day I officially have a High School Junior, a 4th grader and a 2nd grader. Along with the excitement for the new school year comes time to prepare and make sure my kids are ready to thrive!  But what happens when we can’t provide for our kids {Read More}

Happier Happy Hour with Homemade Cocktails

Happier Happy Hour with Homemade Cocktails - FamilyisFamilia.com

Almost everyone loves a good happy hour, but if you’re cutting out a few extra calories,  making a more natural drink to relax with is much better for your diet. Dieticians and recipe experts at Blendtec have come up with some great homemade cocktails and frozen drinks that help celebrate happy hour without the added calories and chemicals. They can be made at home (in a blender, no less!) and can add a few extra antioxidants to your sipping. Blood {Read More}

JOHNSON’S Baby- Your Promise is Our Promise

JOHNSON'S Baby- Your Promise is Our Promise - FamilyisFamilia.com

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with JOHNSON’S® Baby and Latina Bloggers Connect. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  As moms, when we first hold our babies for the very first time, something beautiful happens. For the first time, we hold something near and dear to our hearts, and from that day on, we promise them the moon and the stars, just to make them happy. Even as they grow up, we hold on to those words that {Read More}

Bella Thorne’s Young Hollywood Awards Look

Bella Thorne's Young Hollywood Awards Look - FamilyisFamilia.com

Looking for the sleek, clean (perfect red carpet look) that Bella Thorne’s wore to the Young Hollywood Awards? Check out these step-by-step tutorial by celebrity makeup Artist Amy Oresman! Step-by-Step Makeup Application For Bella’s foundation, I used Neutrogena® SkinClearing Liquid Makeup in the Natural Ivory shade. An extra tip – apply foundation on your neck, and extended towards your jaw line, blending it with your chin and below your check bones. Next, Neutrogena® Healthy Skin Blends in the Pure shade {Read More}

A Summer Hairstyle with No More Tangles

Summer Hairstyle with No More Tangles - Familyisfamilia.com

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with JOHNSON’S® NO MORE TANGLES® and Latina Bloggers Connect. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  Summer is in full swing, here in my casita and swimming, BBQs and easy-going days are here for at least another month. In my humble opinion, we’ve been having a pretty decent summer schedule. Swimming is the most favorite activity for us. It cools us down, the kids improve on their fab splash skills and it gives {Read More}

Disney Sofia the First: The Enchanted Feast (Giveaway)

Disney Sofia the First: The Enchanted Feast (Giveaway) - FamilyisFamilia.com

Calling all Sofia the First fans!  If your little one is absolutely crazy over Sofia the First, this giveaway is for you!  Oh, how I wish Sofia the First was out when my daughter was younger.  It’s such a charming way to highlight the magic and love of Disney princesses to little girls.  With this new DVD release, you’ll join Sofia the First for this royally scrumptious adventure! All the monarchs from Enchancia’s neighboring kingdoms have come to watch a {Read More}

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