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New Baby Checklist

This can be one of the most overwhelming tasks when preparing for your new arrival. As this is my second child coming into this world, I “figured” I would remember with no problem what I needed. The time to put my baby registry together came and I found myself trying hard to remember all the small things I needed. Of…

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The Nesting Has Started… Once Again.

Ah, pregnancy and the many hormone rollercoasters that come with it. I am 8 months along now and guess which instinct has kicked in? That’s right, the nesting instinct. I’ve read quite a bit on this topic since this isn’t my first pregnancy. Lucky me I get to experience this feeling once again! What is Nesting? Nesting occurs when pregnant…

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Arroz con Leche (Rice Pudding)

Hi everyone! Ok, so this pregnant mama has been craving arroz con leche, which is a thick, luscious, delicious, all things awesome rice pudding. The recipe is very easy and is also very flexible, you don’t necessarily need to have all different kinds of milk. If you don’t have evaporated milk, supplement with more regular milk. Don’t have condensed milk? Use sugar…

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DIY Address Plaque

Hi there! Today’s post is the last post on my DIY ‘mini-series’ which include posts on How To Paint Your House &  Exterior Light Fixture Update. Ok, so let’s get this show on the road, this project is fairly small and simple and will definitely make a difference. A DIY address plaque! So if you’ve read my other posts, you might have noticed…

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DIY Easy Exterior Light Fixture Update

Hello Everyone! This DIY easy exterior light fixture update was one that I couldn’t wait to get my hands on. Today’s blog post is related to last week’s post on How To Paint Your House. As I mentioned in that particular post, another element that needed to be updated besides the paint, were the exterior light fixtures. I noticed that…

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How To Paint Your House – A DIY Project

Hello Everyone! I’m very excited about today’s post! How to paint your house? One would think you only need to purchase paint and brushes and go ahead and paint. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. There are actually a couple steps to take before you get to the actual painting part. Before I go ahead and tell you the steps; let me…

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Quick & Easy Mexican Hot Chocolate

Hi Everyone! I’d like to share with you my quick & easy recipe for Mexican hot chocolate! These past couple days have been cold, windy, and rainy. As this weather continues to go about I started craving one of my favorite drinks to warm me up. My quick and easy Mexican hot chocolate! Yum! Now it doesn’t necessarily need to…

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Organizing Ideas For Your Laundry Room

Oh, the laundry room… that poor room that most of us neglect (guilty over here). It occurred to me as I was doing laundry one day, that my laundry room was turning into more of a storage room than it was a laundry room. I immediately started writing down organizing ideas to improve my laundry room. I realized that this happens…

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Upgrading our Christmas Decorations!

Hello everyone 🙂 For today I’d like to show you some of the Velazquez House Christmas decorations for this year of 2017! Can you believe this year is almost over?! Unbelievable. Anyways, I really want to show you guys what our decorations are because this is the very FIRST year that we go all out on Christmas decorations! (for us)…

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Happy Holidays!

Hello All! This is my very first blog post and I wanted to start it off by wishing you all Happy Holidays! Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, or Kwanzaa. I simply want to wish you the very best! So… Happy Hanukkah! or Happy Kwanzaa! or if you celebrate like me… Merry Christmas! May you enjoy your festivities as much as I…

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