#Sponsored: How Young is Too Young for a Child to Have a Cell Phone? #SprintLatino

Disclosure: I was compensated to participate in a Sprint Latino research study around Latina Moms and mobile security for their children. All opinions expressed here are 100% my own. When my daughter turned ten, one of the items on her wish list was a cell phone. As a mom of three children, I thought ten was a bit too young for a child to own a cell phone, especially my own daughter. I bought my 16 year old son a cell phone when he was about 14. This request is four years early. At the … [Read more...]

Thanks to U.S. News, Here Are 15 Things You Should Not Be Paying For

There ARE some things in life that are free or almost free. You just need to do your research and/or ask around. 1. Basic Computer Software -- Thinking of purchasing a new computer? Think twice before you fork over the funds for a bunch of extra software. There are some great alternatives to the name brand software programs. The most notable is OpenOffice, the open-source alternative to those other guys. It's completely free and files can be exported in compatible formats. 2. Your Credit … [Read more...]

LG Chocolate Touch

This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of LG Chocolate Touch. All opinions are 100% mine. I've been a Verizon customer for almost 2 years now. Sprint was my wireless provider for 8 years before I switched over to Verizon and I'm so glad I did the switcheroo. I can't tell you how many times my calls were dropped or the many times where I didn't have reception to make a call when I was a Sprint customer. I couldn't even use my cell phone in my own home; it was so annoying. I can … [Read more...]

It Only Happens To ME…

I was coming out of my car and went around the back to get my daughter out of her car seat and at the corner of my eye, I saw this woman standing there looking at me. I'm thinking to myself, Why the hell is this lady looking at me? So I continued to remove my daughter out of the car and I turned around and there she was. It was like magic. I saw her on the sidewalk and then I turn around, she is right behind me. WTF? To be honest, she kinda frightened me. At this point my heart is … [Read more...]