Holiday

Apr

30

5 Under $50: Gifts for Tech Savvy Moms

by Migdalia Rivera

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!

Diane von Furstenberg Mantra iPhone 5 Case: $40 on SHOPBOP

This sassy colorblock, hardshell DVF iPhone case anounces to the world that 'love is life!'. What an amazing mantra!

Jonathan Adler Stepped Diamonds Headphones: $24 at SHOPBOP

Colorful geometric printed adustable headphones, with super-soft ear cushions for stylish & comfy listening. Also, has a universal plug thats compatible with iPhone, iPod, MP3 devices, and any music player with a 3.5mm jack!

Marc by Marc Jacobs Dreamy Logo Neoprene e-Reader Book: $31.20 on sale at SHOPBOP

Regularly priced at $78, you can nab this e-Reader case in Violet or Highlighter Flamingo (shown) for only $31.20!

Jonathan Adler Charger: $28.00 at SHOPBOP

Stayed plugged in wherever you go with this portable accessory that's outfitted with a lithium-ion battery, a mobile charger and a USB cable for convenient use.

Pop Phone Handset: $20 at Nordstram

Plugs directly into most phones and computers to facilitate chatting via Skype, FaceTime, and Google Talk

{ 1 comment }

Valentine’s Day From the Eyes of a Wife

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 […]

BRAVE Blu-ray/DVD Giveaway

~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 […]

The Face Of Gratitude Blessed Me

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 […]

Happy Mother’s Day!

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!

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 […]

Wordless Wednesday: Christmas Tree

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 […]

The Best Gift I Ever Gave

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!

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 […]

Happy Valentine’s Day!

From my heart to yours… Happy Valentine’s Day!