Monthly Archives: April 2011

alec wearing mask

We’re Mexican, Really

My 1st grader and I had an interesting conversation recently. He held up an indigenous Mexican mask he made at… Continue reading »

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Wordless Wednesday

I’m truly speechless

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Whole Foods and Drastic Measures

Most people run a marathon and lose weight. Not me. From the last month of training for the LA Marathon… Continue reading »

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Family Finds: $1 for $5 of Frozen Yogurt at Menchie’s

80% Off Frozen Yogurt at Menchie’s Treat yourself (or your kid!) to a delectable dessert at Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt in… Continue reading »


New on MomsLA

Our camping trip to San Clemente caused me to reflect on the outdoors, my family, and my husband’s new and… Continue reading »

Yvonne in LA

Commercial for

I’m very excited to show you this online commercial I’m in for I’m actually in 10 of them because… Continue reading »

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President Obama in Culver City

Last week my husband and I went to a fundraiser for President Barack Obama in Culver City. The reason I… Continue reading »

Yvonne in LA

Cirque du Soleil’s Quidam in Long Beach

The husband and I had a date night on Wednesday and were lucky enough to be given tickets to Cirque… Continue reading »

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African Cats

African Cats was released today, Earth Day, but I think it’s really the perfect Mother’s Day movie. It’s about African… Continue reading »

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Wordless Wednesday

This past weekend the family, friends, and I went camping in San Mateo Campground in San Clemente. It was beautiful… Continue reading »

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Harry & David Avocados

When Harry & David contacted me about trying out their Fruit-of-the-Month Club, I couldn’t say no. I could ask a… Continue reading »

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She Runs LA Giveaway

Well, after the disaster that was the LA Marathon for me, I can finally run again. And I’m so excited… Continue reading »

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Gluten-Free Tamales on Tiki Tiki Blog

Today, I’m thrilled to say, I have a guest post on Tiki Tiki Blog. It’s part of the series  “¿Vege-Que? Healthy… Continue reading »