Make Gaming a Family Affair: 5 Tips for Parents

Family Fun

I’ve been a gamer for over 25 years and am very proud of it. Video games have helped shape my life. My close circle of friends are gamers and most importantly, I met my wife because of video games. She too is an avid gamer. So, it was only natural when we started having children, […]

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Raising Beautiful, Confident Girls: Conversations of Body Image

Baby Girl

– Originally published in 2011, when my baby girl was 5 years old! – A few months ago, one of my aunts was visiting from out of town. She was staying at my mami’s house and they were heading out for a day at a local park since they were bored with staying home. I […]

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7 Tips to Help Prepare Your Tween Daughter for Puberty

Baby Girl

My journey as a mom began nearly 11 years ago, which is both exciting and nerve-wracking to say. While I admit that my baby girl is no longer a “baby” by definition, she knows she’ll always be my baby, regardless of what stage of life she’s currently going through. At 10 1/2 years old, we’re […]

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Easy Puerto Rican Red Beans (Habichuelas Guisadas) {Recipe}

Puerto Rico

Rice and beans are staples in Puerto Rican food. Whether it’s white rice and red beans or yellow rice with any variety of beans, you are sure to find beans in many meals in most Puerto Rican households. Not only are beans a cultural aspect of Puerto Rican cuisine, they’re also delicious, nutritious, and budget-friendly! […]

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The Visual Magic of Kubo and the Two Strings

Family Fun

Though back-to-school season is officially here, the summer movie season hasn’t quite come to an end just yet. And how wonderful that is! Why you ask? Well, Kubo and the Two Strings is the reason why.

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