This post was sponsored by Big Lots in celebration of its #BIGHoliday campaign for National Decorate Your Home for the Holidays Week. Holidays evoke so many feelings. Yet, the one that stands out, for me at least, is love - for family, friends and our mates. And, what better place to reflect love, than in [...]
With Mother's Day right around the corner, we here at Latina On a Mission searched for some tech savvy gifts for that special woman in your life. From e-Reader book covers to retro phone handsets, these 5 under $50 are sure to please your Mamá and your wallet!
Opinion Piece: Valentine's Day From the Eyes of a Wife, first published on Latina On a Mission ©Crazy80frog | Stock Free Images & Dreamstime Stock Photos Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day and I feel the pressure mounting. Valentine's Day comes with expectations. In my heart, I know I'm setting myself up for disappointment. Yet, it doesn't [...]
~Giveaway Ended~ Just in time for the holidays, Disney/Pixar is releasing the Blu-ray/DVD of BRAVE on November 13th. As a Latina Blogger who frequently reviews movies, I had the opportunity to review Disney/Pixar's BRAVE and La Luna" Short by Enrico Casarosa. Two words: Loved. Them. The stunning Blu-ray release of “Brave” includes hours of all-new [...]
This week I met gratitude face to face. In the middle of a chaotic week, I learned I had more to offer when I had nothing to give. Like most women, I am constantly juggling my time to accomplish as much as possible in a 24 hour day. I make to do lists, trying to squeeze in [...]
To all the Mom -and Dads who have to mother their children! - you are not going un-noticed. Happy Mother's Day! NOTE: I received the above from a company I do business with and just had to share their wonderful words of wisdom! Enjoy!
Merry Christmas! May your day be filled with much love and laughter! I will be taking this week off to enjoy the holiday with my family; however, I've scheduled a few giveaways and will be sure to pop in on Facebook and Twitter. Hasta el año que viene / Till next year! Besos y abrazos / Hugs [...]
My Christmas tree was originally a 5ft fake tree. I've had it for about 5 years and brought it at a 99¢ store for about $25. This year my sons decided to help and set up the tree. Its came out beautifully except for one teeny tiny thing ... it shrunk by about 3 ft! Seems [...]
SWAGG is a free mobile app (download here) that lets you shop smarter using your mobile phone. Buy, send or swap SWAGG GIFTS and organize your old school plastic gift cards. For every download of the app between now and Dec. 31, 2010, SWAGG will donate $1 to Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) , up [...]
Happy Thanksgiving! I want to continue my real life tradition virtually by posting the top ten things I am grateful for, in no particular order, on my blog. 1. First and foremost, I am thankful to have found God. Without Him my family's life would have been extremely different from what it is today. Thank you [...]