Celebrate Thanksgiving Together with Avid's Pinnacle Studio


The holidays are here! Woo Hoo!  The problem is we all know that the airfares are going up up up up.   You can always talk to them on the phone, but it’s just not the same as seeing their beautiful faces. So the next best thing, Video!!!  How about wishing Grandma and Grandpa hello…

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Dreaming of a drop top


My husband drives a sports car. I drive the family car. Now don’t get me wrong. I love my car. It’s nicer than any car my parents ever had growing up. It’s a beautiful car. But it’s still the family car. Rather than driving around in the convertible I’ve always dreamed of, I drive around…

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Botox, “fillers” and scalpels, oh my


(think Lions, and tigers and bears from Wizard of Oz)! Who ever knew that in the “war” against aging, so many of us would be willing to plunk down a respectable chunk of change on winning how ever many small “battles” we could?  Despite the recession, or perhaps in spite of the recession, people are…

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My Big, Fat, American Thanksgivings


I grew up in a BIG Mexican-American family. And we did everything BIG. Especially holidays. And ESPECIALLY Thanksgiving. It was probably our biggest and most difficult-to-navigate holiday. Christmas was easy: Christmas eve with Dad’s side of the family and Christmas Day with Mom’s side. But Thanksgiving was a NATIONAL holiday. A day to celebrate alongside…

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Michael Stars Cozy Chic


I’ve talked about my Michael Stars addiction many many many times here at Rock On Mommies. Recently I did a TV appearance on a local morning show here in San Diego.  Even then I had on Michael Stars Shine Off The Shoulder Top. Now that the cold weather is blowing in and the holidays are just…

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Ellie's newest addiction – Strawberry Shortcake App


Just a real quick post today. The amazing creators over at Soma Creates asked me to try out the Strawberry Shortcake iPhone app. This is probably the easiest review I’ve ever done. My soon to be 4 year old is addicted!  She loves it!!! Normally when she wakes up she’ll ask for my iPad or…

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