There is so much talk about the commercialization of the Holidays that we sometimes forget to look for the small things that give this season its meaning. It’s not about how many presents we get or give, or how expensive they are. It really is about the spirit of giving and how we channel that spirit in our lives. That’s why experiencing [...]Read more ›
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Well there is no denying it, the Holiday’s are fast approaching. And with it come the fiestas, familia visits AND expense. I am, like my querida mamá was, a bargain shopper. I actually get an adrenaline rush when I find a great brand for a bargain. It just makes sense to save whenever possible. In addition to bargain shopping, I always [...]Read more ›
The holidays just aren’t the same without shiny, festive decorations and fabulous food. Whether we’re from México or Cuba, Colombia or Panama, shiny, festive decorations and fabulous food are a major part of all our Latin Holiday celebraciones. And while these items are classic favorites they also can be harmful to the health of your pet. So here are a few [...]Read more ›
In my world you can never have too much red. I have a red laptop, a red blackberry, red luggage, a red wall in my bedroom and of course a red couch. My husband wasn’t a fan of the red couch idea at first, but in the end, I prevailed. Now – as he lounges on our luxurious crimson sectional [...]Read more ›
It’s official! The Holiday Season has arrived. Staying organized and on top of a Holiday to-do list is never an easy task for the busy Latina. There are gifts to buy, party’s to plan and work and family responsibilities to stay on top of. Just thinking about the added stress and demands the Holiday Season ushers in can be exhausting. So Casa Latin has [...]Read more ›
If you find yourself in need of an inexpensive but interesting gift for that green-minded, diet-forsaken person on your list, look no further. This eco-friendly edible wreath is the perfect sustainable solution. For about $15 to $20 and an hour of your time, you can give a beautiful edible wreath that will bring a smile to anyone on your list [...]Read more ›
This year it’s all about saving money. With the economy being what it is, everyone is looking to save as many pennies as possible, even at Christmas. Working on a budget does not mean a dreadful looking tree; it simply means getting a bit more creative in an inexpensive way. I was tight on time and money for this project. [...]Read more ›