Instagram and Mom.me

Wildflowers in Joshua Tree National Park
I'm not an Instagram star. I don't have tens of thousands of followers and I don't make a million dollars posting photos on the app. But I love it so much. I love taking pictures and documenting our life in Los Angeles. I love seeing what other people are doing, where they are going, what they're eating and how they express themselves. After...

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Yvonne Condes at the We All Grow Summit (photo courtesy of Robson Muzel and ‪#‎WeAllGrow‬ Summit)

The White Mexican

This is the full version of the story I told at the #WeAllGrow Summit 2016. To watch the video, visit… Continue reading »

Mountain biker Eric Porter jumps over a mushroom boulder in Moab, Utah. Courtesy of MacGillivray Freeman Films. Photographer: Barbara MacGillivray ©VisitTheUSA.com

National Parks Adventure Review

As a family, we love the National Parks. We try to visit one every year to hike, camp and explore…. Continue reading »

Pies (photo by Yvonne Condes)

Gluten Free Pie Crust Recipe

A friend just asked me for my pie dough recipe and I thought I would share it here. I use… Continue reading »

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Why Gluten Free Cheerios Matter to Me

The call from the doctor was short but devastating: “We think you have cancer, we just can’t find it.” My… Continue reading »

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Kamloops, Revelstoke, and Banff National Park #ExploreMore

Many years ago when I was still in college, I spent a summer working in Alaska. I had managed to… Continue reading »

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KCRW Sound in Focus and CicLAvia

One of the best things about living in Los Angeles is all of the free events happening around town throughout… Continue reading »

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MomsLA Podcast

Hey, there. I haven’t been posting much here because it’s been very busy over at MomsLA. I’m excited to say… Continue reading »

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Fall Road Trips

We’ve done a bit of traveling in the last few months. We’ve been to Carmel to try out the dog-friendly hotel, Hofsas… Continue reading »

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Dia de los Muertos at Hollywood Forever Cemetery

Saturday, Nov. 1st is Dia de los Muertos, the day when families celebrate their loved ones who have passed away,… Continue reading »

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My Head in a Crystal Ball #HalloweenTime

I’m already a geek about Disneyland and Halloween and I don’t care who knows it. I love Halloween at Disneyland… Continue reading »

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Door Dash Review

We rarely have food delivered here at Casa de Condes and I’m not sure why (we eat out at least… Continue reading »

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Wordless Wednesday – What’s in My Garage

There are so many random things in our garage – baking equipment, bikes, books – but what my husband and… Continue reading »