MOLAA | Frida Kahlo Her Photos

I recently attended a preview of Frida Kahlo personal photos.  You can view the Frida Kahlo exhibit with over 200 of Frida’s personal photo collection through June 8, 2014 at the Museum of Latin American...

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L4LL’s Dia Blog Hop with Author Rene Saldana

I am participating in the Latinas 4 Latino Literature  Día Blog Hop (L4LL’s Dia Blog Hop).   Established in the United States by poet and author Pat Mora, Día is a celebration of books and children. The month long program celebrates Latino Children literacy by pairing a different author or illustrator with a different...

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San Diego Japanese Garden Cherry Blossom Festival

Mar 28, 14 San Diego Japanese Garden Cherry Blossom Festival

Posted by in Culture, Education, Entertainment

I love Japanese Art & Culture and spend several weekends throughout the year visiting Art Exhibits and Gardens.   We spent an afternoon at the San Diego Japanese Friendship Garden this month celebrating the Cherry Blossom Festival.   The Cherry Blossoms are beautiful and in full bloom!     There are about 150 Cherry...

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Google Remembers Zora Neale Hurston

Jan 06, 14 Google Remembers Zora Neale Hurston

Posted by in Culture, Education

Google’s latest doodle celebrates the life of Zora Neale Hurston, an American author and trailblazer during the time of the Harlem Renaissance. Zora Neale Hurston was born in Notasulga, Alabama on January 7, 1891 to a baptist preacher and school teacher.  She was very close to her mother.  When she was nine years old, her...

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Behind The Scenes At The Rose Parade – DOLE Sunrise At The Oasis

Dec 28, 13 Behind The Scenes At The Rose Parade – DOLE Sunrise At The Oasis

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Are you planning on attending the Rose Parade?  We had the opportunity to visit the float behind the scenes and created some of the palm tree leaves for the float!   A three time Sweepstakes trophy winner, DOLE is the only float to win the Sweepstakes award every year they have entered thus far.   You don’t want to miss...

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HSF & Coca Cola Scholarships – $200,000 For College Bound Students #CokeForEducation

Disclosure:  This is not a sponsored post.  I am an advocate of higher education and support HSF’s initiatives to help Hispanic students further their education. Did you know that Coca Cola and the Hispanic Scholarship Fund are offering $200,000 in scholarships to college bound Hispanic seniors to help close the college...

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