Family

[Video] 7 Facts About 2016-2017 Florida Prepaid College Plans (and Promo Code Inside!)

If I am passionate about anything, it’s an education for all our youth because education levels the playing field and allows us all the opportunity to compete in life. Our Los Tweens & Teens team is excited to share important information for Florida families about higher education being more accessible than ever! We recommed: College […]

[Ask Lina] [Video] How old is too old to believe in Santa?

To believe in Santa, that is. I’ve debated telling my soon-to-be 13 year old the truth about Santa for two years now. “He’s too old for that nonsense, he’s going to get teased at school,” my husband says. “Why are you going to ruin the magic of Christmas so soon?” from my sisters and parents. […]

[VIDEO] Dear Daddy: Thank You for your Comforting Texts During my First Heartbreak

DISCLAIMER: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Minute Maid and DiMe Media.  Minute Maid will provide this prize. Minute Maid is not a sponsor, administrator or connected in any other way with the contest – and all opinions are my own.  This Post has a Father’s Day Drawing! Dear Daddy: As an only child, I know I’m both […]

Valentine Gift Ideas for The Whole Family

The Los Tweens & Teens team has created our first-ever gift guide and we have Valentine ideas for the whole family- it’s the Mucho Amor Collection of Unique Gifts for Tweens, Teens & Their Influencers. We thought of your  familia including tweens, teens and their influencers like Tias (Aunties) and abuelos (grandparents) and of course […]

Join us at Macy’s Aventura with Chef Michelle Bernstein

Our blog is a member of the Everywhere Society and Everywhere has provided us with compensation for this post. However, all thoughts and opinions expressed are our own. I am a longtime fan of Macy’s so inviting our blog readers to join me at the Aventura store in Miami is easy! I’m excited for the […]

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day Trivia & Review

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day opens in theaters on October 10th.  The film pairs the comedic talent of Steve Carell and acting ability of Jennifer Garner with a group of talented child actors.  I had the opportunity to sit down with director Miguel Arteta to discuss the film and get a […]

Adding Milk and No-Bake Candy Corn, Chocolate, Oats Balls Recipe

This is part of a compensated campaign with Latina Mom Bloggers and MilkPEP.  However, all opinions expressed are my own. How much milk do you drink?  The #HerenciaLeche campaign got me thinking about the amount of milk I’m not currently drinking or motivating my kids to drink. My husband is a milk fanatic. My Abuelita […]

My weekend with the [Review] Lincoln MKX. The series has a color inspired by lipstick!

I’m a girl who loves cars. Yo soy un chica que sinceramente me encantan los autos. I’ve driven sports cars, convertibles, SUVs, compact cars and minivans (surely my least favorite). I was invited by my amigos at Pines Ford Lincoln to spend a long weekend in a 2014 Lincoln MKX since I’m in the market […]

RIO 2 on DVD & Giveaway

Disclosure: We were provided with RIO and RIO 2 for review.  In case you didn’t know that we are huge fans of RIO 2 (read here & here), I shall repeat: We are HUGE fans of RIO 2.  The continuation of the first Rio movie takes you back to the Amazon with all of your […]

How to find family-friendly movies

Some of my favorite childhood memories took place in a movie theatre. Those Saturday afternoons were a sensory overload starting from the moment I purchased my ticket, smelled the popcorn at the concession stand and finally entered the dark room full of sounds and images projected onto a giant screen. Those were the days that, […]

[Recipe] Hearty Organic Turkey Chili

After a long work day, sometimes all we need is a little comfort food. When you’ve been craving a hearty meal all day,  it’s pretty hard to stay healthy. That’s why I developed this guilt-free Hearty Organic Turkey Chili Recipe! Great for parties or rainy days in with the family, you can serve this recipe as […]

RIO 2 Wins with Families

One of our favorite family movie premieres so far this year certainly is Rio 2 from Blue Sky Studios  & 20th Century Fox which opens nationwide on April 11th. Since our blog platform is all about helping parents guide their children through the tween and teen years with a cultural twist, we certainly appreciated the […]

RECIPE: Easy Egg Bake for Anytime Meal

I host a New Year’s Brunch every year for our oh-so-big family. Among the dishes I serve are a variety of egg bakes so I’ve tried many recipes over the years to continually change things up.  That experience actually has helped me create an everyday  ‘egg bake’ recipe that I use in two ways: as […]

Getting Ready for Thanksgiving with Party City

Los Tweens received the Party City products shown below for review.  However, all opinions expressed are our own. Can you believe it?  Thanksgiving is already here! With all of the family and friends we have, Thanksgiving is no small event in our homes and preparation isn’t either.  From shopping to turkey prep, it’s a week […]