National CVS Circular For Week 10/7 #CVSlatina

Latina On a Mission readers receive advance notice of sales at CVS/pharmacy. Advance notice is provided so that you can compare the current week with next week’s circular; thereby, getting the best deal possible! Just don’t forget to use coupons to save even more money by clicking on the link below. Click HERE to print […]

Won’t Back Down Movie Review

Won’t Back Down, a family-friendly film on the shared mission of parents, teachers and kids. Won’t Back Down, a 20th Century Fox film featuring Viola Davis, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Holly Hunter, was inspired by actual events. The movie follows two determined mothers looking to transform their children’s failing inner-city school, and shows how they risk […]

5 Things I Learned When My Teen Went to College

My teen left for college in August. It was, and still is, one of the most bittersweet moments of my single parenting journey. I’m so very proud of him, more than words can ever say. Yet, a small part of me wishes… he could have stayed a boy forever.  I know this is selfish of me. I do not […]

Free Carnival Games, Face-painting, Magic Shows & Giveaways Thanks to Aaron’s

Beginning on Friday, September 28, Aaron’s is hosting their grand opening 2 Day Event, full of food, fun, and giveaways … lots and lots of giveaways, including  a 73 inch TV! Aaron’s, a consumer electronics, computers, residential furniture, household appliances and accessories lease retailer, is hosting the event to celebrate the grand opening of their newest […]

Chic & Cheap Tip #32

Latina On a Mission’s Chic & Cheap tip of the week! Does the bottom of your shaving cream can leave a rust stain on your tub? Read on to find out how to stop it from happening!

4 Tips to Deal With Back-to-School Stress

Now that students have officially gone back to school, the juggling act between homework, studying and hectic schedules has begun. With 85 percent of teens reporting that stress levels directly affect school performance, it’s vital that we arm our children with tools to help keep them cool when the school stress heats up. Latina On […]

Win TROUBLE WITH THE CURVE Movie Passes #Giveaway

Clint Eastwood is at it again and I’m not talking about his very notable address at the 2012 Republican National Convention either! Nope, I’m talking about his role in the upcoming flick, Trouble with the Curve. Amy Adams from the “The Fighter” and Justin Timberlake from “The Social Network ” also star in Trouble with […]

Chic & Cheap: Taupe the Look this Fall!

Paired with a romper, skinny jeans, or a skirt, you can’t go wrong with the below Taupe booties this Fall!   Chic & Cheap: Taupe the Look this Fall! Paired with a romper, skinny jeans, or a skirt, you can’t go wrong with Taupe booties this Fall! Boots Wedges   Let’s talk! Would you wear […]

Shopbop: Elizabeth and James Booties, 7 For All Mankind Denim and a $100 Giveaway!

Labor Day has passed. Summer is officially over and most shortened work weeks are coming to an end. Yet, in the midst of all these ending, we have a new beginning … for your wardrobe with a $100 Shopbop giveaway! Shopbop has the newest Elizabeth and James booties, 7 For All Mankind denim jeans, the latest Theyskens’ Theory […]

Co-sleeping, Mommy Fail, Pre-Diabetes and a New Doggie Daycare

Dear Readers, Life has definitely been exciting in the Latina household these past few weeks. Karl, my teen, left for college during the last week of August. It was a very emotional time for all of us! The youngest, Andrew, is still adjusting and missing him terribly. (Me too!) We are currently co-sleeping because … […]