I now know the reason why parenting doesn’t come with instructions is because there are just some things that can’t be scripted and there is no way you can prepare for it. I’ve been taking my son out to work with me and during one of our lunches we had a profound moment that had … More Say it then Believe it
These past two weeks I’ve been trying to catch up on life, you know what I mean? After Fourth of July, it was Ethan’s birthday then new clients came into town. All those extras, on top of my regular routine can definitely throw off life for a bit. Now that I’m getting used to these … More How does all that happen?
Recently I was told by someone I didn’t know that I don’t come across as being Mexican, Latina, Chicana or any other word that might be used to express that someone is from Latin roots. I feel pretty Mexican so I wasn’t sure how to respond to that comment. I know they couldn’t be talking … More I’m not Mexican enough
For Father’s Day, my baby daddy and future husband asked for just one thing. He wanted to go watch Incredibles 2 as a FAMILY! This means that we would have to figure out the times it was being played and coordinate it as best as possible with Zoey’s sleeping schedule. I wanted her to fall … More When God points and laughs at you
Some how my phone number has landed in the laps of every scamming business there is out there, and they like to call me once a day back to back. Usually it starts around 10ish with the credit card people who suspect there might be something wrong with my information, followed by the people that … More The IRS has a warrant out for my arrest. Watch out!
As everyone knows by now, I’m engaged!!! Yes, my life partner of 3 years proposed to me in front of the Eiffel Tower in Vegas not France. What he kind of but kind of not knows is that I was aware that it was very likely that he was going to propose. About a month … More I almost ruined it for myself
For some time now, I’ve been following an account on Instagram that concentrates on different ways to enhance your body: Brazilian Butt Lift, Skin Tightening, Body Wraps, etc. I don’t believe in short cuts but if you can get a thing or two to make you feel good than why not do it. After much … More Mortified
I would like to believe that I’m a good law abiding human being so on a particular day in which I was asked to leave, this Mommy Realtor was appalled!!! How dare you ma’am?!?! This all started when I was trying to get ready for my Cinco de Mayo party. We had rented a frozen … More I was asked to leave an establishment
In a woman’s life there are certain things we are always in search for until we find the right one: a life partner, black dress, hairdresser and the Perfect Nail Salon. It was actually my journey to finding a new nail salon that started my blog. For a couple of weeks, that one particular location … More They do it better than my boyfriend
I’ve been on a hiatus but now its time to come back and like my tagline says, “Every day I try to keep it all together,” and the past couple of weeks I have felt like that juggler that keeps all sorts of plates spinning on sticks. The only difference between that juggler and I … More And I’m Back
I’m not sure if it should be “So it begins” or if it should state “The end is near”. Mortgage rates are now the highest they have been in 4 years. It marks the end of the 3% mortgage interest rates until we don’t know when… The changes in the real estate market begin which we … More And so it begins…
This Valentines Days get your loved one something that really shows them that you love them…. A Home!! This week I was able to experience a first, it was the first time I was home alone! Well our dog was home but he was not much of a talker or cuddler. As I sat alone … More A gift that says I Love You!
Camera Crew: Karen lets go ahead and do a sound check. Count to 10 Karen G: 1..2..3..4..5..6..7 Camera Crew: That’s Good. Travis count to 10 Travis: 1….2….3….4….5…. Camera Crew: That’s Good Karen G (to Travis): Were you worried about messing up? I thought I was going to forget how to count. Travis: Me too!! Life … More Cameras were rolling at the Guzman-Jacob Manor
This year I’ve decided to make a conscious effort to be happy! Reflecting on last year, I feel like I wasn’t in control of my life. Last year, I found myself adjusting to being a mom again, having sleepless nights and I was stuck in a rut. Half way into the year I started making … More A Raincoat for when it Pours
Every year we all make goals for ourselves as to what we hope to accomplish in the new year. Some want to learn a new language, travel more, buy a new home, lose some weight or find a new love but then somewhere along the way life happens and we forget our goals. Well not … More 5 Day Cleanse that will make you shed pounds, gain years and save you money!!
You know that amazing feeling you get when you wake up one morning and say, “Yes! I’ve kept my child alive for a whole year!!!” Ladies and gentleman, my baby is finally turning 1. I obviously knew that I was capable of keeping her alive since child #1 is 10 ½ years old but I … More #ParentingWin
My son is in the 5th grade and for me as a mom it’s becoming a very emotional time. This is the last year there will be field trips and its cool to have your parents be chaperons. This is the last year there will be school parties and I get to attend. So when … More I’m not cool enough to sit at lunch with My Son
As the holidays move in, the Real Estate season starts slowing down leaving me with more time to spend with my babies. One of the things that I’ve always wanted to do but never had the ability to do is be one of those lucky moms that go to the park. The way I imagine … More This Mommy & Me Team had a Bad Day ☹
I normally don’t talk about my relationship as I sometimes feel like people would get sick to their stomachs if they heard what we are actually like. We sometimes get matching pimples and break into song at the same time with the same song just from hearing a phrase. It’s so bad that we actually … More I didn’t marry my best friend
A couple of weeks ago when I was walking an upcoming Open House, I was talking to my friend about our “glamour shot” pictures that are on our business cards. We were discussing if people always expect us to look like we do in our pictures. I will admit that my business cards do show … More I don’t always look like that
Ethan’s current passion is basketball. That’s all he wants to talk about and he dreams of one day playing professionally. That’s a very big dream to aim for but we feel we should support it as we don’t know where it will take him. Travis, in all his magnificence, got him a spot on a … More You don’t like my son because….?!?!
When you have your own business you realize how important, time-consuming and expensive it is to advertise. With social media being such a big influence on what we do and what we buy, as a business owner, your money and time is best spent on it. Once you invest in online marketing you realize that … More If I go missing this is why