Germiest place in school/Superficies más contaminadas en la esculela

English and Spanish Inglés y Español Interesting article sent to me.  Where do you think is the "germiest" spots in a school?  The bathroom?  The desks?  Lockers?  Nope.... In the cafeteria! AY MAMA!!! A recent study conducted by Dr. Charles Gerba and the University of Arizona in a K-12 school system found that the germiest place at school is the cafeteria table. Researchers from the … [Read more...]

Wendy’s Pick 2

Fast food! Love it or hate it, it's there.  Everywhere you turn, you have one staring at you in the face!  If you eat there or not, it's a way of life here in America.  For me, it's all about what YOU the consumer/mom/dad/ tia/abuela order, isn't it? Today, I will tell you about a cool, healthy way for you to keep you cake and eat it too.... well, sorta! Wendy's Pick 2 is a new menu that Wendy's … [Read more...]

Que Rica Vida iPad app

Que Rica Vida has been very bust these past few months.  It's been 5 months since my first trip to Miami for the re-launch of quericavida.com.  The success of that event was evident when I was contacted by them again, to help launch their all new: Que Rica Vida iPad app. General Mills first free Spanish-language "recetario" is a recipe app that gives you instant access to 100's upon 100's of … [Read more...]

The Rescue Train/Race for the Rescues

Emmy award winner, avid animal lover and star of FOX’s “Glee” Jane Lynch, along with Carrie Ann Inaba of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars,” Danielle Fishel, host of “The Dish” on the Style Network, Seamus Dever of ABC’s "Castle," Allisyn Ashley Arm, star of Disney’s "Sonny with a Chance," and the Los Angeles Laker Girls are helping The Rescue Train host its 5th Annual 5K, 10K Run/Walk, Kid’s Fun Run, … [Read more...]

Care.com video contest

Care.com is giving families and caregivers the opportunity to win $1,000 just for submitting videos of their families having fun. It’s easy to participate in the contest:  simply shoot a one-minute or less video capturing a happy family moment – something that you would share with another parent – and submit it on the contest page (http://www.facebook.com/caredotcom).  Three finalists … [Read more...]

Blogging from the plane

This was written on the plane, on my way home from Blogalicious. I am currently blogging from the plane.  I am on my way home from blogalicious.  It was a fun, fun time!  I can't wait to tell you all about it! We just took off about 15 mins ago, and I'm listening to my iPod and wondering if you like listening to music during a flight?    During my trips to Miami, Michigan, New York and then … [Read more...]

Harriet the Spy Blog Wars

Wanna get the kids involved in Blogging?   Check out this cool contest going on for kid bloggers! DVD is out already!  If you think you have a young blogger in training, check this out! There's a contest going on over at  Harriet the Spy Movie.    Enter for a chance to win a trip in which your young blogger and three members of their family can fly out to Los Angeles to meet Jennifer Stone.   … [Read more...]