Fun & Delicious Day of the Dead Recipes!

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Día de los Muertos / Day of the Dead Recipes Recipes and photos provided by NESCAFÉ Café de Olla and NESTLÉ Abuelita. Day of the Dead begins on November 1st and to prepare for the holiday, we wanted to share with you a couple of delicious Day of the Dead recipes by NESCAFÉ Café de Olla and […]

Sol the Super Hairo: A Story Celebrating the Glory of Natural Hair for Children

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Sol the Super Hairo: A Story Celebrating the Glory of Natural Hair for Children Sol the Super Hairo is a rhythmic children’s story that celebrates natural hair and beauty from the inside out. This is a brilliant story to remind us all, that we are beautiful, incomparable and most powerful when we are fearless enough to […]

#L4LL Día Blog Hop: Jungle Tales by Jeff Zorilla #Giveaway

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We are excited to share a guest post by Jeff Zorilla, author of a new English translation of Jungle Tales, as part of the Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros Blog Hop. The blog hop is part of an initiative by, a collective of Latina bloggers who hope to shine a light on published Latino […]

Carla’s Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

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Macaroni and cheese is a true food icon.  This legendary dish made its public debut in the United States in the early 1800s as it graced the table of President Thomas Jefferson, who served it in the White House.  A star was born, and the rest is history!  Today, macaroni and cheese is considered one […]

Celebrate the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh {Holy Day Kids Craft}

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Celebrate the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh {Holy Day Kids Craft} This story first appeared on All Done Monkey. Scroll to the end for a video of my father singing a special holiday song! Do you know what we remember, on the twelfth day of November? If you were a Baha’i child growing up in the US in the […]

Day of the Dead Skull Craft for Kids

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Day of the Dead Skull Craft for Kids Syndicated from Kid World Citizen. As you may know, Day of the Dead- Día de los Muertos– is a holiday celebrated in Mexico, some other countries in Latin America, a few countries in Europe, and the Philippines. In Mexico, skeletons are a big part of Day of the Dead […]

The Parrot Tico Tango {Storybook Activity}

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The Parrot Tico Tango {Storybook Activity} This craft first appeared on All Done Monkey. My little Monkey and I recently hosted a playgroup at our home to celebrate Costa Rican Independence Day (September 15).  In addition to a craft and lots of good food, I wanted to read them one of our favorite books about Costa […]

GIVEAWAY:New Series Makes Dreams Real for Brown Girls & Calms Childhood Check-up Fears

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New Series Makes Dreams Real for Brown Girls & Calms Childhood Check-up Fears Scroll down for giveaway details… I can’t say enough good things about this series.  Doc McStuffins, which premiered last year and has been signed for a second season during Disney’s Summer programming, is a series aimed at children ages 2-7 years old.  The […]

Disney Junior’s “Yo Ho, Let’s Go Summer!” Returns {Jun 4-Aug 24}

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Disney Junior’s “Yo Ho, Let’s Go Summer!” Returns Today Disney launches their “Yo Ho, Let’s Go Summer!” programming with new episodes of “Doc McStuffins” and “Jake and the Never Land Pirates,” along with a host of other Disney Junior favorites.  The summer series will run through August 24th and will take place across all Disney […]

Homemade Mexican Enchiladas Verdes {Recipe}

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Homemade Mexican Enchiladas Verdes This melty, delicious cheese dish has an explosion of flavor, it’s so good I just don’t know how to describe it!! Servings: 2-6 (depending on the size of baking pan) Ingredients: 4 tomatoes 8 Serrano chiles 1 clove garlic 1/4 onion salt and pepper to taste 1/2 chicken breast cooked and […]

Creativity & Cultura: One in the Same {DIY Beading}

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Creativity & Cultura Earlier this year as we were parousing the aisles of our local Wal-mart, I noticed a new aisle for jewelry and craft making as did Baby, my two year old. She immediately grabbed a strand of hot pink crackled glass beads deciding in that toddler way, that they were about to become […]

Kick Off Your Celebration with These Fab Cinco de Mayo Recipes!


Mango Chicken Quesadillas Chef Aarón Sánchez’s Slow Roasted Chipotle Chicken Salsa roja Strawberry Lime Margarita Shrimp Tacos Salsa Frijoles de Olla Chipotle-Honey Chorizo and Beef Burgers Queso Fundido Huaraches Dulce de Leche Bars