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Free Movie: Captain Phillips

My family and I love watching documentaries. We also love going out to the movies. Captain Phillips, rated PG-13, combines both. And, it’s FREE! If you’re a Latina On a Mission subscriber you already know we believe in living life to the fullest, without paying full price, and that includes the movies. So, make sure […]

Free Movie: Michael Jackson’s This Is It

My family and I love going to the movies but really hate the high cost. On Latina On a Mission, we share free movie events, like Michael Jackson’s This Is It, host giveaways and share whatever info we find to help you save your hard-earned ca$h. For up to date info, you can check out my […]

Captain America: The Winter Soldier Kids Activity Sheets

My youngest is super excited to see Captain America: The Winter Soldier. It’s one of those action packed movies that he can’t seem to get enough of. If your kids are excited as he is too see the movie, then they will love these Captain America: The Winter Soldier  kids activity sheets! To print, click […]

Sabroso Saturday Recipe: Beefsteak with Olives (Bistec con Aceitunas)

As a young girl, bistec con aceitunas/beefsteak with olives was a special treat! And, no one made it as good as my padrasto/stepfather. It was sabroso to the core!  As I grew I forgot about this dish until a friend invited us for dinner. What a great surprise it was when she served this dish! […]

Are You a PEO?

Some time ago, I posted the following on my personal Facebook page: Parenthood prepares you for the business world in ways that school can’t. It teaches you to roll with the punches, manage a variety of personalities, to multitask, and think outside the box. You have to be light on your feet, quick with your […]

Divergent Movie Screening Pass FLASH #Giveaway

DIVERGENT, a Summit Entertainment film, starring Shailene Woodley, Kate Winslet, Theo James, Miles Teller, Zoë Kravitz, Tony Goldwyn, Ashley Judd, Maggie Q, Mekhi Phifer, hits theaters & IMAX March 21, 2014! However, Latina On a Mission readers have an opportunity to see it before the general audience! DIVERGENT is based on the best-selling book series […]

Printable Activity Sheet for Kids: How To Send Invisible Notes

When my boys were younger, they loved printable activity sheets. They were a great way to keep the kids entertained while I was busy doing Mom stuff aka ignoring them. The difference between now and then, is that I had to purchase my activity sheets. Thankfully, you don’t. You can print a variety of activity […]

Today I Buried My Mother

Today I buried my Mother. It was an emotional day. Memories of days gone by, full of bendiciones/blessings, countless hours baking, cooking, laughing in the kitchen, filled my head. I recalled the traditions handed down, the stories of her brothers and sister playing on the farm. Of a grandma who sat in a rocking chair, […]

10 Tips to Keep Children Safe Online

As a parent, I’ve taught my children to be wary of strangers, to never go into a car or someone’s residence without my permission and to run into a store if they felt they were being followed. Stranger danger is real. According to dictionary.com, a stranger is “a person who is not a member of […]

Cricket: Spend Less, Get More in 2014

“Spend Less, Get More” is my 2014 motto. Can you imagine spending less and getting more shoes? Or, more … well, anything? As one of the newest Cricket Wireless Ambassadors, I’ve learned that Half is More. As a frugal, savvy, single Latina Blogger in New York City, it’s no small feat to “Spend Less, Get […]