The Power of Red: Color To Dye For!

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This is a sponsored post as part of my L’Oreal Paris Ambassadorship for Feria Power Reds “Color To Dye For” campaign. All thoughts are my own and a personal reflection of my long lasting relationship with the brand.

Excited to announce I am the new L’Oreal Paris Feria Power Reds Ambassador. The story about how I went from natural blonde to fiery red might not seem that interesting. Girl meets Boy, Boy has a thing for red hair, and Girl falls in love so she decides to go for it to please Boy. In a twist of fate, turning red in fact broke Girl free from who she had become to make someone else happy, and got her in touch with who she really wanted to be. What Girl did as an act of love, turned into an unexpected journey to self-discovery, and ultimately an intrinsic part of her persona. Most of the time we don’t realize how a seemingly trivial choice could potentially impact our lives.

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Charlotte Russe Dress| Marc Jacobs Necklace| Christian Louboutin Heels

I know changing hair colors is fun, specially if you are in need of dramatic change in your life; but to me, the moment I saw myself on the mirror as a red head for the 1st time, I knew I had met my hair soul mate: a bottle of L’Oreal Feria Power Red in R68! Continue reading

Miami Tropical Style

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I love Miami, don’t get me wrong, but the incessant heat and constant humidity kills my happy mood! I am not a beach or outdoorsy kinda girl, in fact, grass and sand were not meant to touch my body; however, that does not prevent me from loving the landscape. Miami has some of the most beautiful sunsets and night views you will ever see. Looking at the sky filled with pinks, lilac and soft blues, over an orange glowing cloud, is simply breathtaking. Perhaps admiring the shining moon dancing on top of the waves over the ocean, while illuminating the star studded -not talking about celebs tho Miami has them all the time- sky.

This constant exposure to colors and vibrant elements, has inspired and influenced my style.
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Easy Summer Hairstyles For Kids!

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This is a paid campaign in collaboration with JOHNSON’S® NO MORE TANGLES® and Latina Bloggers Connect, but all opinions and experiences are my own!

About a month ago I was asked by JOHNSON’S® Baby to be part of their NO MORE TANGLES® Mother & Daughter video campaign. It was truly an honor to be requested for this wonderful initiative, but as a mom who tries to keep her kids’ privacy, I had to give it some thought. I’m sure many moms go through the same concerns with the easy social media access; however, after some thought, I knew this was something we had to do! I mean, who can say no to a partnership with a family brand like JOHNSON’S®, and to spending a fun mommy & me day? Sophie and I love creating fun braids, buns and ponytails because they are the ideal look for this hot season, so this project was a perfect fit for us.

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How To Feel Great After Becoming A Mom

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I have to admit that since I gave birth to my last child I have not been able to feel the same about myself. I mean, I went from a 7 pound daughter to a 9.4 pound son! Trust me, it was quite a shocker, but needless to say my body changed, and so did I. Suddenly I began to lose my self-confidence, feel a little odd about form-fitting clothes, and shy away from bright colors. In reality I had no reason for it, so I have decided to stop, and come to terms with the new me.

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At Loreal Paris Event Wearing Maye’s Accesorios Heart Ring|Mint & Lolli Necklace| Accessory Fanatic Arm Candy| PrettyODD Set

Even though I’m still in considerate good shape after 2 kids,
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Colombia at World Cup 2014

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The World Cup 2014, hosted in Brazil, is the most relevant sports event. Every 4 years we get the chance to showcase our national pride.  As a Colombian, I live and breathe Futbol! I might not play it, God knows I’m not athletic at all, but I enjoy it as much as if I was on the field. This year, after a 16 year absence, I had the honor to cheer for Colombia, shed tears when hearing the anthem and seeing the stadium painted yellow with our jersey, watch the world love our team, enjoy our players dance to every goal, and hear the admiration for our James Rodriguez. We didn’t win the Cup, but in the eyes and hearts of every one, we are winners!

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I was raised to love the game, to be in awe of its constants twists and turns, and to feel the passion for our team. There isn’t a winner until the last second has been played. That’s what I love about soccer the most. You leave your heart, soul and body out there, and the winner will only be the one who wants it the most, who fights for it the most, and who gives it all for their team.
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