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  Do-It-Yourself, Lifestyle, Other, Recipes

Delicious Mango Michelada Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. #MyMicheladaMatch Hi friends! Have you ever had a Michelada before? A Michelada is a Mexican drink made with Clamato, which is the classic ingredient for Micheladas, beer, English sauce, and hot sauce. I’m making a Michelada with a twist – a mango Michelada! The drink is spicy and sweet and perfect for drinking at summer get-togethers. Read on to learn how to make it for your own summer party, glamping  ...

  Body Positivity, Fatshion, Personal

Fatshion: Gingham Dress

Hi babes! I’m having a lazy Saturday but by the time you read this, it will be Sunday. I’m working on a blog post all day on Sunday for a really exciting Mexican recipe. I will share it with you next month though. I know you’re going to love it. In the meantime, today I just bought ingredients for the recipe and now I’m writing this post. My Caturday has been chill, which is nice because it’s really hot in SoCal today. I’m watching Lord of the Rings: Return of the King today because I have this weird obsessive compulsive thing where I have to watch the  ...

  Body Positivity, Fatshion, Personal

Fatshion: Pink Floral Maxi Dress

Hi friends! How is your week going? My week was mellow but good. I’m making some changes to my class schedule so I have more free time on my hands now.  I wore this outfit last week to have dinner with my best friend and to hang out with a partner after. I love it! The dress is vintage and I got it at a thrift store for $1.50 and it fits perfectly. I love when you find that perfect score at a thrift store, it’s on sale, and it fits. Who could ask for more, really? Speaking of my best friend – we went out for dinner tonight too after buying my maid of honor dress for her  ...

  Body Positivity, Eating Disorders, Fatshion, Feminism, Lifestyle, Mental Health, Personal

Fatshion: Little Black Dress

This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. Hi friends! How are you all doing this week? My life changed big time in the last few weeks but I’ll tell you more about that in a bit. I wore this outfit to the Claremont Zine Fest and then afterwards, to dinner with my dear femme friend Jo (who took these photos). The zine fest was a lot of fun. I really enjoy “smaller” zine fests because they feel more communal and you get more of a chance to connect with the people buying your zines. I sold a lot, saw some  ...

  Body Positivity, Fatshion, Lifestyle, Other

Ring In the New Year with Zenni Style

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Zenni Optical. All opinions are 100% mine. Hello friends! Happy New Year! What are your resolutions for the new year? One of mine is to upgrade my vision choices with some new fashionable glasses from Zenni Optical. I’ve been a huge fan of Zenni for years and have bought many pairs of glasses from them! I love the new styles they are coming out with lately. They are affordable and fit seamlessly into my wardrobe. As someone who’s into style and fashion, this is important to me. Who wouldn’t want to extend their fashion through their  ...

  Lifestyle, Other, Pets & Other Animals

5 Tips for Your Dog in Hot Weather

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Appetites4Life #CollectiveBias Hi friends! Last week I introduced you to Frankie, the newest addition to our pet family! I’m back again with some more happy dog tips – this time involving the weather. I’m in Southern California where it was almost 100 degrees yesterday in mid-October. So the heat is still an issue here even though it’s Fall. I’m sure some of you can relate but if not, keep this in mind for next summer because it’ll be here before  ...

  Crafts & DIY, Do-It-Yourself, Lifestyle, Other, Pets & Other Animals

Make This BOO Kit for your Favorite Cat This Halloween

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Mars, Incorporated. All opinions are mine alone. #BOOItForward #PawfectBOO #CollectiveBias Friends! Today I’m going to show you how to make this adorable BOO kit for a special feline in  your life. It’s an easy way to brighten up a cat’s and it’s owner’s day and just in time for Halloween! So get thinking of that special cat (or cats) in your life and get ready to BOO It Forward! Now I know you’ve all seen Ashes, Isis and Grayson on the blog before but you may not know about  ...

  Lifestyle, Other, Pets & Other Animals

5 Essential Tips for Taking Your Dog Out in Public

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Appetite4Life #CollectiveBias Friends, meet Frankie! She’s the newest addition to our dog family and believe me when I say she has an appetite for life! We love to take her out on the town but we have definitely learned some things along the way about how to take your dog out in public. The more you know, the smoother the transition will be from home to public place, trust me. This will enrich your life and your dog’s life, especially if you have such a fun-loving dog like  ...

  Do-It-Yourself, Lifestyle, Other, Recipes

Easy Vegetarian Enchiladas Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CambialoConQS #CollectiveBias Hi friends! I am sharing a recipe passed down through my family that I vegetarian-ized today! These easy vegetarian enchiladas are perfect for potlucks and family gatherings. I’m also going to tell you about why I choose Quaker State® Oil to get me to and from my Latino family gatherings. My mom used to make these super easy enchiladas with ground beef when I was a kid. She would make them for dinner or family parties. Why are they so easy? They are  ...

  Beauty, Body Positivity, Lifestyle, Other

Beauty Essentials to Get Out the Door in 10 Minutes

This is a sponsored campaign written by me on behalf of Dove Advanced Care Antiperspirant and WeAllGrow Latina. However, all opinions expressed are my own. Hi friends! I’ve got some tips today on how to get out of your home in 10 minutes looking and feeling fresh. As a Latina, I like to make the most of my time, especially in the mornings. I like to sleep as much as possible, you know? But rushing around in the morning isn’t my thing either so I like to streamline my process while still making the most of my time. Dove Advanced Care Antiperspirant helps me do that. I’ve  ...