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Whimsical Ocean Birthday party

This Whimsical Ocean Birthday party was an inspiration of the venue were we celebrate Mia’s 4th birthday. I would’ve never imagine celebrating an Ocean or Under the sea theme for my daughter’s birthday because her birthday it’s in fall, almost winter  (November). We celebrated her birthday at an indoor playground were all the decor is …

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Recipes Tips and Tutorials

Perfect Roll out cookies

With this recipe and tips you will get the perfect roll out cookies. They wont spread and they taste delicious.  You will get the perfect cookie to decorate later with icing or fondant.  This tips can apply to most roll out cookie recipe, but most day this tips are specially made for my roll out cookie …

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Mom life Tips and Tutorials

Hospital Bag Must Haves

This list of Hospital bag must haves, will give you a great idea of what you need to pack for your baby, specially if you are a first- time mom or if your last time was a couple of years ago and have bad memory like me lol. I extended a little bit more for …

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Floral Greenery Baby Shower

I had been loving for a long time the floral greenery Baby shower themes. It’s a simple, elegant, timeless and kind of an easy theme to find matching things. A dear friend organized and hosted a baby shower for me and she proposed the greenery theme, which of course I loved. Living far away from …

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Swing Set Playhouse Decor

I was debating about getting a playhouse or a Swing set for our backyard, and I found this  Playhouse Swing set at Walmart, it was a great deal, about 40% off original price.  As we got the great deal and I really wanted a cute playhouse, we decide to give it a makeover while we …

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Hibiscus Mint popsicle recipe

Hibiscus and Mint Popsicle Recipe

A couple of months ago I try The Good Pop Hibiscus popsicles at HEB  as soon as I tried them, I knew I had to re create that Hibiscus and Mint Popsicle recipe. It was one of the most refreshing popsicles I have tried, it was not a regular hibiscus popsicle. The mint gives the …

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Celebrating 4th of July

Being bicultural means that we have and combine the cultural attitudes and customs of two nation, in our case USA and Guatemala. I’m still learning about USA culture. Having a daughter that was born here and living in this country, motivates me to enhance more the American culture in our home. Here I share with you some fun ideas to enjoy and connect with your children this 4th of July.

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Salpicón guatemalteco (Beef ceviche)

The Salpicón from Guatemala is probably the food I miss the most. If you have never had salpicón before, think as it is a beef salad or beef ceviche. Ideal for summer days.   It’s super easy to make and you will have lots of portions it’s really abundant.  It’s so abundant that sometimes I will …

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Montessori metal insets tracing tray DIY

I came up with this DIY Montessori tracing tray, to help stabilize the insets while my daughter traces shapes. My daughter is ready to start writing, in fact she can already trace a couple of letters. So I bought  this wooden, smaller, cheaper version of metal insets but I couldn’t find a tracing tray for …

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