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Disney A Wrinkle in Time

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Disney A Wrinkle in Time

Over the weekend my family and I were able to visit 2 Disney Park Resorts: Disneyland and Disney California Adventure. While in Hollywoodland at DCA, we were treated to a special sneak peek of Ava Duvernay's A WRINKLE IN TIME starring Oprah, Mindy Kaling, Reese Witherspoon and Storm Reid to name a few. So excited about all the diversity in the cast!! I’m also super excited to share with you an all-new trailer and poster from A WRINKLE IN TIME that opens in theatres everywhere March 9th, 2018!      GO check out #WrinkleInTime

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¡Hola Mamá!

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¡Hola Mamá!

Baby Ariana Garcia, the adorable baby girl of Boricua supermodel, Ana Garcia, staring in her own campaign. As grandchild to one Puerto Rico's most well-known producers and bloggers and daughter to one of Puerto Rico's most recognized curvy models, we knew baby girl Ariana would be a natural in front of the camera. At just one-month old, baby Ariana landed a modeling gig with Mixed Up Clothing, a children's fashion line dedicated to celebrating diversity and inclusion.   “I was born in Puerto Rico, so I have a natural connection to the island and the culture. Ariana was a natural choice for us...

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A Multicultural Back To School Guide: Raising Mini Global Citizens and World Changers

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A Multicultural Back To School Guide: Raising Mini Global Citizens and World Changers

It's that time of year again y'all. Summer vacation is over and it's time to head back to school. I, for one, cannot be more thrilled. Not because my littles drove me bananas or anything (never that!) but because the last few months have been a difficult time in political and social justice history.  Kids today are inundated by current events via traditional media sources and social media. Not one to shy away from difficult conversations, my husband and I talk openly to our four children about what is going on in our society. We talk to them before they...

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DIY School Supplies

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DIY School Supplies

By:Karishma Bhakta Its a whole new year. The kids are going to another grade and excited to see their friends. They don't want the same school supplies from last year. They want something new and trendy. Here are some ideas: - In a new white binder, look for new designs that your kids like or print our a color pages of superheros or mandela designs. Then add the coloring page in the inside of the binder. https://www.online-coloring.com/ http://www.nickjr.com/nick-jr-originals/games/nick-jr-coloring-book/   - Buy some Compositions books for 50 cents at Staples. You can buy Dollar paint and brushes at Jo-anns. They also always...

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Mini Vacations

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Mini Vacations

Don't have time for a long week vacation. Have a weekend getaway at a resort or in the suburbs. We all know how hard it is to have a vacation in the summer. There is more traffic than usual, kids are busy with different activities and there just isn't enough time. Some tips are take a weekend trip to a resort at a beach you have not visited yet like Santa Barbara or Monterrey Bay where the area is peaceful and away from the largely populated cities like San Francisco and Los Angeles. Beach side resorts can be very expensive...

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