Our Visit to Santa’s Academy at the Mall of San Juan

Santa's Elf Academy

My daughter is turning 5 soon. Before she was born, we did not celebrate Christmas. Once she was born, we were not sure if it was appropriate to create a fantasy out of the entire Christmas experience. With time, we both gave in and let our daughter enjoy the magic of Santa Claus. The past…

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The #LoTieneChiquito Campaign

Lo Tiene Chiquito Angiemille

Getting ready for the New Year in Puerto Rico means lots of celebrations in backyards or  outdoor venues; we are in the tropics and don’t need to stay in to celebrate. But many of us decide to be cautious about open air parties for one important reason. On our densely populated island, everyone lives close…

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Happy Birthday Super Mom!

Happy Birthday Super Mom

I sometimes write about those who are part of my support systems and I appreciate having them as friends and supporters. But I sometimes don’t put the spotlight enough on someone who for me is the major support system in my life. 9 Birthday’s Together This is the 9th birthday I celebrate with my life…

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Not so Secret Santa

You can Be Santa For three consecutive years, a 12 year old girl name Kailah, has been dreaming about getting a musical keyboard so she can play music she loves. At the moment she is borrowing one that is a bit worn out. She is grateful that for the one she has because it allows…

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Make it a Holiday

To many people holidays are not voyages of discovery, but a ritual of reassurance. – Phillip Adams *|FNAME|*, if you celebrate today as a holiday then Happy Mother’s Day. If not, then make sure to enjoy your Sunday as much as I will. To a certain extent I like the concept of Mother’s Day. What I…

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