Fact: if you’re the mom of a toddler, chances are they will go through a train phase. Don’t ask me why or how, but somewhere between 14 and 24 months the chug chug of a train is irresistible to these tiny humans! In our house, the most popular engine of all is none other than… Read More Thomas Comes to Miami-Win a Chance to Climb Aboard!
I don’t know of a woman in the United States that has not been on a diet/eating plan since puberty hit. It seems as soon as the boobs and curves come in, women begin a lifelong struggle with body acceptance and attaining an ideal body image. Part of this struggle almost always goes hand in… Read More Should You Be Eating That?
It’s official, South Florida-every month is the hottest month EVER, and there is even a news advisory asking everyone to stay out of the heat for long periods of time. We recently went to the pool and laying out was NOT AN OPTION. At least not for more than 2 minutes, and after that it… Read More So, Where Are We Going This Weekend?
Miami, land of the sun, sand, and croquetas. This weekend we saw the first snaps/hashtags/tweets from influencers arriving in Miami for Hispanicize 2016!¡Bienvenidos! Local hotspots like Downtown Miami, Wynwood, and the beach were the first stops for many of our favorite out-of-towners like Monique Fausto of CurvesandChaos, Lorraine Ladish of Viva Fifty, and Lizza Morales of XoxoLizza. But we can’t ignore Miami’s greatest, sometimes cheapest, and… Read More Croquetas & Carrots: Keeping It Healthy at Hispanicize!
A few weeks ago I decided to go back to Orange Theory Fitness. I really enjoy their classes and trainers, and before I got pregnant, it was the most effective workout for me in terms of weight loss, strength, and overall physical improvement. I completed Disney Princess in 2014 BECAUSE I was doing OTF as a cross-training… Read More Hot Mess Aerobics: Why You Don’t Wear Denim After the Gym
One of the clichés about parenthood which is actually a big fat TRUTH is the need to reconsider your family vehicle. I know many a friend who had to trade in their convertibles, two-doors, and scooters for a “sensible” car that all but screams “MOM VAN”. This is where I am now, wondering when I… Read More Accident Proof Mom in Miami
This week I will be 27 weeks pregnant-27 weeks y’all! It’s been a crazy but somewhat blissful 6 and a half months of planning, not planning, scared to plan, disbelief, disbelief that lead to procrastinating, that lead to freaking out, that now is back to normal and nesting-well mostly cause I don’t have a choice.… Read More Oh wait, that’s right-I’m pregnant! About that….