If you don’t take care of yourself, nobody else will

If you don’t take care of yourself, nobody else will

Every year on Mother's Day, I remember my grandmother very fondly. Although she died a few years ago, she’s still present because she was a very important part of my life. Today I share a little bit of our history together and how she gave me the best advice from a very young age. An advice that now as a mom of three children I value as the best treasure she could ever give me.

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Houston with your Outdoor-Loving Friend

Houston with your Outdoor-Loving Friend

To commemorate Earth Day, today I share with all of you my favorite places in Houston to enjoy a beautiful day outdoors. Spring is the perfect time of year to go out and enjoy a day of outdoor fun, so from a Japanese garden to a modern urban park, Houston has it all, here are some of my favorite spots: 

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Houston with your Art-loving Friend

Houston with your Art-loving Friend

Houston offers from art galleries, museums, and itinerant art spaces, to public sculptures and murals that decorate its parks and streets. Today I share with all of you my favorite places in Houston where I can live those unforgettable experiences with my art-loving friends.

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Welcome to Houston Dear Vincent!

 Welcome to Houston Dear Vincent!

Van Gogh’s paintings are some of the most recognizable works of art in the world, and now thanks to a partnership with the Vincent Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, more than 50 masterpieces of the acclaimed artist arrive at the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston. I had the opportunity to attend the media preview of this exhibit, and I’m thrilled to share my experience with all of you.

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How to help our kids cope with FOMO in the Social Media Era

How to help our kids cope with FOMO in the Social Media Era

I really miss those days when the guilty pleasure of snooping social events only happened once a week during breakfast, while reading the section of the Sunday newspaper. Now, thanks to the invention of social media (although I have to admit that it’s very useful for many things) that snooping has become a daily, addictive and constant activity in our lives. Events, celebrations, promotions, first days of school, trips, news, and a good article here and there, swarm in my cell phone practically all day.

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Discovering New Adventures in Puerto Vallarta

Discovering New Adventures in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Mexico and without a doubt, one of my favorites. If your travel plans this year include a Mexican beach, choose Puerto Vallarta, as I am sure you’ll love it. Today I share with all of you the two new experiences from my last trip to this wonderful beach where we went surfing and visited Sayulita.

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Houston with your Shopaholic Friend

Houston with your Shopaholic Friend

Today I share with all of you some of my favorite stores in Houston so you can spoil those shopaholic friends you love so much. In this guide, of course, you will also find suggestions of where to eat, because although your friends will probably prefer to skip lunch to continue shopping, eventually they will get hungry and you'll know exactly where to go to complete your shopping day with delicious meal.

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Christmas Magic at the Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

Christmas Magic at the Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

Every year I’m surprised by the immense variety of activities Houston has to offer during the holiday seasons, and by the many that I have yet to discover. Despite being a faithful follower of each and every one of the Houston Museum of Fine Arts' exhibits, I had never visited the Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, a River Oaks mansion that was transformed into a museum in the 1960s.

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