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LA Marathon 2014 in Pictures

The LA Marathon 2014 started out beautifully. This was the view from inside of Dodger Stadium before the race. It… Continue reading »

Yvonne Condes and Jae Wu at Surf City Marathon 2014

Surf City Half Marathon – A Personal Best

I have a new running friend and she is a great companion. She’s always positive and in a good mood… Continue reading »

Yvonne and boys for Family Travel with Colleen Kelly

Family Travel with Colleen Kelly – Los Angeles

Back in May, my boys and I taped part of an episode of the PBS Show “Family Travel with Colleen… Continue reading »

Dia de los Muertos project for the classroom (photo by Yvonne Condes)

Dia de los Muertos Elementary School Craft

It’s been a long week her at Casa de Condes. I was so inspired by doing Crafty Chica’s project at… Continue reading »

Yvonne Condes, Owen Wilson, Jimmy Hayward, Woody Harrelson

Interviews of Amy Poehler, Owen Wilson, and Woody Harrelson on

The animated movie Free Birds comes out on Friday and because of that I was able to do a roundtable… Continue reading »

boys running bases (photo by Yvonne Condes)

Go Dodgers! Wordless Wednesday

Okay, the Dodgers aren’t really the subject of our Wordless Wednesday this week. It was actually “hot boy” but since… Continue reading »

Under The Mexican Sky

Under the Mexican Sky at LACMA

Under the Mexican Sky: Gabriel Figueroa – Art and Film opened at LACMA last month and the show is amazing…. Continue reading »


Alyssa Milano’s “Sex Tape,” The Cost of Childcare, and Telling Kids to Suck It Up

I wanted to share a couple of posts that I’ve had on different sites recently. Alyssa Milano leaked an informative… Continue reading »

View From My Room

Running 1,000 Miles

In 2006 I started training for the LA Marathon for the first time. It was huge for me. My second… Continue reading »

Yvonne Condes Sarah Auerswald

MomsLA on KCAL9

Sarah and I were on KCAL 9 yesterday doing a cooking demo for Crazy Cuizine. We shared how to make… Continue reading »


I Did This

It’s been a couple of weeks, but I still can’t believe I hung upside down on a trapeze. It was… Continue reading »

Yvonne in LA

NPR and CBSLos Angeles

This week has been very exciting. I was interviewed for a piece on NPR called In Many Families, Exercise is… Continue reading »

Whole Fried Snapper for 2 at Tar & Roses

Photo Friday; Tar & Roses in Santa Monica

I haven’t posted anything here in quite a while because most of my content is going to But I’m… Continue reading »