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Finding Self-Fulfillment in Giving

Have you ever experienced self-fulfillment through helping those in need? I'm curious because I think I have finally understood what Gandhi meant when he said: "The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others."   Entendí que esta frase no se trata simplemente de dar por dar. We are talking about finding personal fulfillment poniendo nuestro granito de arena. Don’t think you need to dedicate your entire life to charity to make a significant impact in our world.   How to find Self-Fulfillment in Giving   Hey Gorgeous Mamacita, In this post I wanted to share something close to my...

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Discover Your Self-Worth

Hey Mamacita, This week we invite you to discover your self-worth. If you've ever felt insignificant—like a tiny speck of dust in the universe—this video is for you. Admit it, sometimes our self-esteem seems to fly out the window y llegamos a sentirnos completamente irrelevantes. Pero Mamacita, you really do matter and here are the 5 reasons why:     ¡UNO! You are unique. Es decir, nadie más te puede reemplazar: no hay nadie como tú y nunca más lo habrá. You have unique talents, unique characteristics and unique beauty. Llega a conocerte a ti misma and discover all your...

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¡Latinas, A Votar Con Ganas!

¿Eres una Latina con nacionalidad Americana? ¿Estás registrada para votar? ¿Qué estás esperando? Queremos enfatizar la importancia de tu voto en la próxima elección presidencial. You really do count. ¡Latinas, a votar Con Ganas! 😉   ¿Por qué votar? Great question Mamacita!     La mayoría de nosotros los Latinos residentes en los Estados Unidos hemos dejado nuestra patria ya sea por circunstancias económicas, persecución política o falta de seguridad personal. Dejamos atrás nuestra familia, amigos y cultura en búsqueda de un mejor futuro.   Todos sabemos que este gran cambio de vida trae muchos sacrificios y trabajo. Además requiere de valentía y...

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Happy Inner Child Equals Happy Adult

Can you relate? You work hard to pay your rent, bills and feed your family. In search of productivity and erroneously thinking it will make you happy, you cross out the chores on your to-do list frequently and daily. Still you have the feeling deep down inside that something is being neglected. Could that something be your inner child? How happy is your inner child?   Hey Mamacita, Last week, we invited you to let your inner child come out and play. Did you make it a priority? This past weekend we decided to take our advice to heart,...

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How to Invite More Happiness

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Happiness All Around #InternationalDayOfHappiness   Hey Mamacita, It’s no secret we want to invite more happiness in our lives. Pero por una razón u otra sentimos no poder alcanzarla. Tal vez nosotros mismos nos complicamos la vida y la respuesta es más simple de lo que te imaginas.   Recently, I had an aha-moment as I caught myself laughing wholeheartedly and breathing in gratitude. Nothing anyone had said had been particularly funny that day. However, my heart felt lighter and the bounce in my walk was somewhat daintier. ¿A qué se debía este cambio de espíritu? I was sleeping less,...

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Keys to Success: Claves del éxito

Mamas Con Ganas We All Grow Summit

Hey Mamacita! So, last week Valentina and I wrote a blog post about the excitement we felt in anticipation to the #WeAllGrow Summit—a conference designed for Latina content creators just like us. Esta semana queríamos compartir contigo nuestras aventuras y aprendizajes, especialmente de 3 consejos específicos para alcanzar el éxito, que fueron enfatizados tantas vences que merecen ser compartidos. Estos consejos son universales para alcanzar cualquier meta que tengas en mente. So pay close attention 😉 Claves del éxito- The Roadmap to Success Starts Here   1) Collaborate and Hustle, Hustle, Hustle Baby It’s no coincidence that they named it the...

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#WeAllGrow Summit is Finally Here!

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#WEALLGROW SUMMIT Hace unos meses atrás Valentina y yo decidimos que íbamos a participar en el summit de  #WeAllGrow. Estuvimos contando los días y ahora llego el momento que tanto anticipábamos. Llegamos a Long Beach hoy con muchas Ganas de aprender, conocer y colaborar con otras Mamacitas blogueras.  Esta conferencia es organizada por Latina Bloggers Connect, una organización que se dedica a inspirar y hacer crecer las blogueras Latinas. We All Grow aims to "uplift blogueras, creators and social media influencers through community and education." So needless to say, we couldn’t be more excited. Can we get...

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Cómo reducir el estrés

Dile Adios Al Estrés Hey sexy mama! Life can be quite challenging and you might be secretly wishing you could call it quits on all the things that are driving you loca, loca, loca, loca. I know you hear me ;-) Por eso hoy comparto varias formas para quitarte un poquito ese estrés.   Personally, there have been days I’ve felt so overwhelmed I’ve actually fantasized about how convenient it would be to have a magical “Portkey” like Harry Potter. My enchanted Porkey would ideally wisk me away to a deserted island where I would relax beneath the...

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Cómo sentirse bella siempre

How to Feel "Bella" Always Creo que la clave en sentirse bella siempre está en reconocer nuestra belleza interior. But could it be that sometimes the message we receive is that looking good is more important than what’s in our heads? I know you mamacitas know what I’m talking about. Do you ever battle with the feeling that you have to look Oscar ready every moment of the day?   Hey Mamacita, on today’s webisode we’re talking about bringing some sanity into our Latin vanity. Porque quiero que reconozcas y aprecies lo bella que eres. Let’s face it: Nuestra cultura...

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What is Mamas Con Ganas?

¿Qué es Mamas Con Ganas? You might be asking yourself: What exactly is Mamas Con Ganas? Here's the low-down!   Hey mamacita,  We wanted to do this video as a trailer to our upcoming webisodes on YouTube. It shows snippets of what’s to come: inspiración, motivación y diversión. Aquí se habla Spanglish!   We talk about the 3 ways to turn negative energy into positive energy, we offer a business bite for the week and we talk about how to overcome that which may be paralyzing your life: fear. Plus you’ll see Valentina interview some other mamacitas while having fun and...

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