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Living Fireplace

Plants in fireplace

The building we live in was built in the 1800s and like many old homes in San Francisco, it has a non-functioning fireplace. The fireplace was sealed up a long time ago and is now strictly ornamental. We used to fill it up with candles and enjoy their glow, but now that we have kids open flames aren’t such a great idea. For the most

Moms Taking Care of Moms


This isn’t a particularly good picture and it certainly doesn’t do the delicious pupusas on the plate justice, but I had to share it with you because this plate is all love from one mother to another. You see I was home sick in bed and my husband and daughters went to a birthday party without me. I’m not gonna lie, I was feeling pretty

The Easiest Way to Get Rid of Lice

Curly hair lice remedy

This post is part of a compensated campaign in collaboration with Licefreee and #WeAllGrow Latina Network. All opinions are mine.  Both of my daughters have gorgeous, thick, long, curly hair. Their hair is a dream, but lice can turn that dream into a nightmare. Once my daughters started going to school, I knew that it was only a matter of time before lice would make