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Creative fun with Lalaloopsy Girls dolls and Lalaloopsy Baking Oven [Review]
Lalaloopsy Girls dolls Disclosure: I received these Lalaloopsy Girls dolls and Lalaloopsy Baking Oven in exchange for my review, however my opinions are my own. This is a compensated post I created as a member [Read More]
The Equalizer, Good People and more new movies now playing by Geetha!
We have another installment of new movies now playing by Geetha: The Equalizer, The Two Faces of January, Good People, and Two Night Stand! Be sure to follow her here on Twitter! THE EQUALIZER THE [Read More]
Financial abuse is domestic violence #PurplePurse
Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign to raise awareness about the harm financial abuse can bring to victims of domestic violence, written in collaboration with Allstate Foundation® and Latina Bloggers Connect. Last year I wrote [Read More]
Creative Parenting
Creative fun with Lalaloopsy Girls dolls and Lalaloopsy Baking Oven [Review]
Lalaloopsy Girls dollsDisclosure: I received these Lalaloopsy Girls dolls and Lalaloopsy Baking [more]
Financial abuse is domestic violence #PurplePurse
Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign to raise awareness about the harm financial abuse can bri [more]
How can we show gratitude to our loved ones? #MoreToYou #MasdeLoTuyo
Disclosure: This compensated campaign to celebrate our gratitude for our loved ones is in collaborat [more]
Screen time and children: An interview with Sierra Filucci of Common Sense Media
Ever wonder if a movie is appropriate for your child? Have questions about what to do when your chil [more]
Headband braid tutorial plus 5 tips for getting your child’s hair ready on school mornings
Disclosure: I am thrilled to bring you this headband braid tutorial and back to school hair tips in [more]
10 tips for maintaining your sanity during back to school inspired by Samsung Living Atelier
Disclosure: This post to bring you back to school tips is sponsored by Samsung Home Appliance and #M [more]
How to make a Shirley Temple hairstyle with JOHNSON’S NO MORE TANGLES
Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with JOHNSON’S® NO MORE TANGLES® and [more]
Origami keepsake and letter to my daughter with my promise to her #PromiseToBaby
 Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with JOHNSON’S® Baby and Latina Blo [more]
Reel Movie Reviews
The Equalizer, Good People and more new movies now playing by Geetha!
We have another installment of new movies now playing by Geetha: The Equalizer, The Two Faces of Jan [more]
The Equalizer, This Is Where I Leave You, and more new movies playing September 19, 2014!
We have our weekly lineup of new movies now playing from Geetha right here! This week it's THE EQUAL [more]
The 10 Best The Fault in Our Stars quotes and moments
Disclosure: I received a copy of The Fault in Our Stars on Blu Ray for review purposes.The Fault [more]
The Drop, The Skeleton Twins, and more now playing ~ Sept. 12, 2014
The lovely Geetha has your sneak peek of new movies now playing this weekend with her typical biting [more]
Dolphin Tale 2 sneak peek by Geetha
For some inspirational family story time, watch A DOLPHIN TALE 2, in which Dr. Haskett (Harry Co [more]
Captain America The Winter Soldier review and trailers
Disclosure: I received an advanced copy of Captain America The Winter Soldier on Blu-Ray for review [more]
It’s a My Little Pony Halloween: Spooktacular Pony Tales now on DVD [PHOTOS + TRAILERS]
It’s hard to believe that Halloween is JUST AROUND THE CORNER! Kids look forward to Halloween movi [more]
Labor Day 2014 movies sneak peek: Chef the Movie, The November Man and more!
It's time for your Labor Day movies 2014 sneak peek from Geetha, with Chef, The November man an [more]
If I Stay, Sin City, and more ~ New movies playing August 22, 2014
Check out Geetha's lineup of new movies now playing this weekend. We've got Sin City, If I Stay [more]
Help your kids learn all about BEARS with Disneynature [Blu Ray review + activity sheets]
With most kids’ programming centering around animation that’s often loud and noisy, it’s a ref [more]
Reel Fun Giveaways
Win Strawberry Shortcake Berry Best Friends on DVD! #BerryBestFriends
We have another installment of the new Strawberry Shortcake to give away! In Strawberry Shortcake: B [more]
Warner Bros. Pictures and Alcon Entertainment proudly present their family friendly film DOLPHIN TAL [more]
OVER: Win an awesome California Raisins prize pack ~ Back to school giveaway!
Disclosure: This giveaway is a sponsored post in partnership wit California Raisins.I am thrille [more]
I am delighted to bring you a chance to win a $15 Fandango gift card!I bring you this giveaway i [more]