From Boys to Men with a Shave – GIVEAWAY

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Disclaimer: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Latina Mom Bloggers and Old Spice.  All opinions are 100% mine. Thinking back to my pre-teen years, I can think of no greater memory than my anticipation about the day I could “shave.” May not seem such a big deal to some, but shaving has its [More…]

Halloween Horror Nights for TEENS at Universal Orlando

Universal Orlando Resort welcomed its first guests tonight as it unleashed the horror of some of the most terrifying names in entertainment with Halloween Horror Nights 24.

Disclaimer: Los Tweens was invited by Universal Orlando to experience the theme parks and CityWalk. However, all opinions expressed are our own.  The last time I went to Universal Orlando’s ‘Halloween Horror Nights’ was about 10 years ago to take my then- teenage cousins. It was quite fun and the guys (they were both around 15) [More…]

Latest Tween Birthday Craze – Dance Parties

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DISCLAIMER: Los Tweens & Teens received a few party supplies from Party City. As always, our opinions are our own.  Okay, I’ll just say it… tween birthdays are hard to plan! Lately it seems though many tweens want to have dance parties. One even hosted the first ‘nighttime’ party of the 6th grade- that was [More…]

Ford ‘Drunk Suit’ Aims to Prevent Teen Drunk Driving Accidents

Teens Test out the new Ford 'Drunk Suit' to learn valuable lessons.

Los Tweens has partnered with Ford to share information on the “drunk suit” that aims to prevent teen drunk driving accidents.  Ford is a sponsor of Los Tweens however all opinions are our own. Car accidents are the leading cause of death among teens in the U.S.  Add alcohol and the statistics become even more [More…]

Stop By Coral Gables Museum for Cool ArtCycle Exhibit

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Given the insane 2014 winter hitting many parts of the nation, Miami is a hot spot right now – literally! If you find yourself in the area before February 23rd – we suggest making time to visit the out-of-the-ordinary Coral Gables Museum with your tweens and teens. Our amigos at Ford in partnership with ARTcycle [More…]

Cirque de Soleil’s ‘Mystique’ – Great Option for Families

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DISCLAIMER: Los Tweens was provided complimentary tickets to attend a Cirque du Soleil performance. All opinions are certainly our own. During a recent #FamiliaTravel tour of Utah’s Bryce and Zion National Parks, we carved out time for a fun day-trip excursion to Las Vegas. I reached out to the folks at Cirque de Soleil to [More…]

Join your Tween’s Craze- One Direction Board Game Giveaway!

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Are you managing tween and teen girl crazinesss over the latest British invasion known as One Direction?? My mother refers to them as ‘esos muchachitos’ (those young guys).. LOL.  Earlier this year I took a group of 8 screaming tween girls to see the One Direction documentary film “This is Us”.  It was quite the experience!! [More…]

Tweens and Parents CAN Zipline!

Enjoying the Nantahala Gorge in North Carolina

Los Tweens was invited to participate in a complimentary Zipline tour in North Carolina- all opinions are certainly our own.  adobe flash software I used to be a bit of a nutty rider of all things fun at amusement parks and more. And then came my twins pregnancy and the ability to ride rollercoasters seems [More…]

Tweens & Teens- Their Future is NOW

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Together with the Univision Network team, Los Tweens & Teens strongly believes that education is the key to the success of future U.S. generations.  Throughout the week of October 6th we’ll be sharing videos and information about the #EsElMomento and encouraging you to share as well.  Join us! This is part of a media campaign [More…]

Los Tweens Joins Univision’s ‘Es El Momento’

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Latinos are the largest and fastest growing racial and ethnic group in the United States.  According to the U.S. Census, approximately 49.9 percent of children in the U.S. are currently part of a minority group.  Yet, Latinos have the lowest education attainment levels. “Our country was built on and continues to thrive on its diversity, [More…]