Born and raised in Fort Worth, Ginni (pronounced Jih-nee) graduated from Paschal High School, and then attended Texas Wesleyan University and Tarrant County College as an English and Spanish double-major. Currently she is wife to Jose and mommy to Elena (2018) and Santiago (2020). In her spare time, she enjoys embroidery and reading novels. Jesus and coffee are the two things that get her through the day.
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Teach Your Kids How to Celebrate Dia De Los Muertos

Weeks leading up to Dia de los Muertos, families start setting up ofrendas (altars) with pictures of loved ones, cups of water and the loved ones favorite drinks, candles, and marigold petals.
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How to React to a Stubborn, Hard-Headed Child

Now that I'm a mama to a hard-headed child, I get why my parents were always so frustrated with me. However, I chose not to keep doing things the way they were. When my daughter does something I think is inappropriate, I stop and think about WHY she's doing this thing.
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Hispanic Heritage Month 2021

Hispanic Heritage Months Begins on September 15 and ends October 15. It is a month full of culture, festivities, and pride for Hispanic families all over the country.
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Three Cheers for Ice Cream!

Ice cream may be one of the best treats ever, and not just in summer. There are so may different options and so many ways it can be served.
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Diaper Bag Basics :: Which Bag Is Right For You & What to Put...

There are a million questions when it comes to what to put inside a diaper bag. Do I pack my stuff in the diaper bag as well? What do I really need in my diaper bag?
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How to Teach Kiddos the Truth About Cinco de Mayo

This Cinco de Mayo, spread the knowledge with your children. Although my kiddos are too young to fully grasp the concept, I've rounded up some useful links and resources for mamas and papas to use as teaching aides.
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One Mama’s Laundry Tips for You

If you aren't able to do all the laundry in one day, try doing one or two specific loads every day, keeping a schedule. If your kids are old enough, have them help out!