Our Family Tamalada with El Gallo Giro

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Every year, a week before Christmas my familia gets together to make one hundred pounds of tamales. My mom’s recipe is a staple dish at our Navidad celebration. El Gallo Giro has always been our go to for our masa and other authentic Mexican food. Thank you El Gallo Giro for partnering for this post. … Read more

Beaches Resort’s Incredible Accommodations for Children With Special Needs

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As a mother of a severely handicapped child, it can be extremely difficult for me to find resorts that accommodate to her disabilities. Many resorts, hotels and restaurants don’t offer wheelchair accessible options. To my pleasant surprise, I learned Turks and Caicos Beaches Resort provides full wheelchair accessibility. As a matter of fact, they make … Read more

Knott’s Spooky Farm 2019 is Spook-tacular!

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This week my son and his friends headed to Knott’s Spooky Farm, to enjoy a spooktacular day at one of our favorite theme parks. Halloween can be a bit too scary for kids when it comes to theme parks. Frightening, bloody stuff is never fun for my little ghost. Luckily, Knotts Spooky Farm always has the perfect … Read more

COMING to Legoland CA: The Lego Movie World!

The children ran gleefully towards the gate of Legoland, California. The boys, were in in for a treat when we made our way to their favorite theme park. The LEGO Movie World will be added to Legoland park and opening 2020. The new park will be inspired The Lego Movie, and The Lego Movie 2: … Read more

Film “Dancing at the Vatican” Brings Huntington’s Disease to Light

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Films can move us, educate us, and touch our deepest human chords… Last night, I screened “Dancing at the Vatican” and I felt all of the of the above. I learned about a rare vicious disease, that is now being brought to life in this film. Huntington’s disease is a genetic, progressive and fatal disease that … Read more

DIY: Make your own Percy Jackson & The Olympians Board Game

Disclosure: Thank you Disney Book Group for sponsoring this post. My son is taking the Percy Jackson summer reading challenge and he just finished reading the first book, “The Lightning Thief.” He is hooked on this adventurous series, and can’t wait to go on to the next book! I’m challenging my son to finish the … Read more