Author: Gina Ruiz

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Chewy Woocookies

There’s a certain film out that is breaking all the records and like some, my grandchildren are obsessed. I took them to see Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Christmas was filled with R2-D2 measuringContinue reading

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Dia de los muertos with NESTLE®

Día de los muertos has always been an important part of my life and a day I eagerly  look forward to each year. I spent a good part of my youth at Aztec dance ceremonies,Continue reading

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Feria de los Moles 2015

I love mole. My grandmother Lupe always made the best. To have that plate of mole, rice and beans placed in front of me was always a special treat. I would carefully squeeze lemon onContinue reading

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Knott’s Scary Farm 2015

I was given an incredible opportunity to attend Knott’s Scary Farm Social Media Night. I said yes to the invitation, enlisted my partner in event coverage, Mr. Alan Ishii, and off we went. It wasContinue reading

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Coming Home With a Good Case of #SwitchersRemorse

Disclosure: This is a paid post for Verizon’s #SwitchersRemorse campaign. If you switched away from Verizon and are regretting it, don’t worry. They’re making it easy for customers to come back. For more information, headContinue reading

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POWERADE® Gametime Granola Bars Are My #SidelineHero

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SidelineHero #CollectiveBias   I come from a soccer-loving family. I played, my kids played and now my grandchildrenContinue reading

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Tortillas & Salt – #MyHeroIs

Disclosure: I am a member of the OM Media Network I receive products and occasionally promotional fees. I do not promise positive reviews and all opinions are my own. There are heroes everywhere if youContinue reading

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Traditional Flavors with La Morena

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #VivalaMorena #CollectiveBias   On this blog, I talk a lot about life with my grandparents. They were theContinue reading

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So You Wanna Be a Chingona?

Disclosure: I am a member of the #WWEMoms.  The opinions expressed here are my own, as is the cursing and the Spanglish. I am, as always myself.#WWEMoms If you grew up Chicana in L.A., youContinue reading

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Family Base to the Rescue

Disclosure: I am a member of the Verizon Wireless Lifestyle Program which gives me free access to mobile technology and other benefits.  The opinions expressed here are my own, as is the cursing and theContinue reading

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