Vme and BlogHer ’11

I am taking part in a giveaway, to win a Full Conference Pass for BlogHer'11. My little girl has been bitten with the "ballet" bug!  I put her in ballet class a couple of months ago, and she was in heaven.  She was so excited on her first day of class, you could see her smile from ear to ear!  Getting dressed for class was always a joy to watch.   They way she would adjust her tights and … [Read more...]

Early Writing for Little Hands

If you have a preschooler or a child in kindergarten, who may or may not be in school, have I got a fantastic e-book for you!  Early Writing for Little Hands is a free e-book that offers parents great tips for those little ones who are just starting to learn how to write. Some of you know about my preschool woes, when it comes to my daughter.  My nena was mentally ready and loved going to … [Read more...]

Creativity for Kids- Headbands {Giveaway}

Now that summer is here and the kids are home, what in the world do we do with them... right?  So far, the summer started off rather gloomy for us, but we did get to see my husband's family a whole lot longer than we ever have before!  My nena has a cousin on my husband's side of the family, who is almost the same age as her.  When I got the new "Creativity for Kids- Fashion Headbands" to try out, … [Read more...]

Chicken Fajitas with Holland House White Wine Vinegar!

Cooking is such an important part of any holiday.   Have you all dusted off the grills yet?   Next week we will be celebrating the Fourth of July.  With typical menus like hot dogs and burgers, my holidays growing up Latina,  was always just a tad different. I have mentioned the word "Carne Azadas" here before. "Hey, come over for a Carne Azada!" is code word for Barbecue!  Sure, we still enjoy … [Read more...]