7 Baby Splurges Worth Every Penny

 

Shopping for baby

As I planned for my baby’s birth, I wanted the very best of everything and I wanted it all! I, from the bottom of my heart, felt like I needed it all. I was all about the baby splurges! As her birth approached, I felt pressure to get everything I thought I needed to be prepared, but quickly realized how expensive having a baby can really be. So what do you need? What do you not actually purchase? What do you splurge on?

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Book Review: “Boobin’ All Day Boobin’ All Night”

The Milk Meg, Meg Nagle Boobin All Day

I recently read a brilliant, as-in-I-can’t-get-over-how-great-it-is, book, “Boobin’ All Day Boobin’ All Night”, by Meg Nagle, an Australia based International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. It was my very first Amazon Kindle purchase as I wanted an on-the-go version because I KNEW I would not be able to put this book down. I finished it in 2 days, and that’s while keeping up with a 13 month old!

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5 Latina Feminist Bloggers To Follow

A Style SoireeEmpowerment, Latinidad and Feminism are three terms that come to mind when I think of descriptive terms for A Latina Soiree. A strong and confident Latina is more than what the media wants us to identify with; we’re definitely more than curvy and sultry chicas or mamasitas! I have to note, I don’t directly identify as a Latina Feminist Blogger, but I definitely do relate with many of the topics and themes that these brilliant ladies share with their readers.

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Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Collection

Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Collection

Have you been DYING to add the Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Eyeshadow Palette to your makeup collection like I have? Last weekend, I spotted Gwen Stefani lipsticks online and lost my mind searching for them and could not find where to buy them anywhere. This morning, I got an email that put a huge smile on my face….Urban Decay revealed their full Gwen Stefani collection, and it includes more than just lipsticks!

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The Honest Company Overnight Diapers

The Honest Company

They’re here! They’re here!
The highly requested and anticipated Honest Company Overnight Diapers are here!
I am SUPER excited, can you tell??
I have already edited my bundle to ensure I receive a package of these on my next bundle shipment. Why? Because my LO sometimes has leaks at night, it happens! I’m hoping once I receive these and try them out it will protect my baby and our sheets!

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An Introduction – A Latina Soiree

A Style Soiree

If you follow me on social media, or know me personally, you KNOW how proud I am of my Latina American roots. I am a “Proud Peruvian” as I mention in my personal Twitter bio. When I thought about what I wanted my blog to be about, I knew I wanted to highlight my Hispanic background and all the wonderful features that come with it. I particularly wanted to celebrate Latin American women. We are strong, fierce, outspoken, loud, sassy and so much more! We’re truly a force to be reckoned with. That is how A Latina Soiree was born!

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Sephora Beauty Insider Birthday Gift 2016

Sephora Beauty Insider Levels

The Sephora Beauty Insider 2016 birthday gift has been revealed and I can’t wait until my birthday! This year, we get a choice for what birthday gift we prefer, which makes me very happy. Choice or not, the gifts are always fabulous and definitely on the list of must-haves. As my birthday is in December, I recently received my deluxe samples of Nars Velvet Matte and Satin Lip Pencils. I LOVE them and plan on getting the full sizes ASAP!

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Moby Wrap – Tips, Tricks & Review

If you follow me on social media, you’ll quickly notice that it’s no secret that I LOVE my Moby Wrap; however, it was not an easy task to figure it out or to get my little one used to it. After a fellow mama on Instagram asked me for some tips, I was inspired. I’m sharing my very best tips and tricks to getting the best of your Moby Wrap, and also sharing a review on how I grew to love it!

Moby Wrap Review

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Baby Food Prep – Chicken Broth

Chicken broth was the very first thing I made my little Zoey when I started her baby food prep. I was given the idea by a family friend to make this broth from scratch, instead of just using water. I’m sharing a fairly basic and easy recipe with you, but feel free to add any other ingredients that you think would be super tasty for your little one.

Organic Chicken Broth

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Fuller House Teaser

HAVE MERCY!
That is exactly what I had to tell myself a second ago when I saw that Netflix had released a teaser for Fuller House. I am right back in the 90’s with my black spandex shorts, over-sized sweater and teased hair – the epic DJ Tanner look!

The big news is that they will launch all of the episodes on February 26th, 2016, so mark your calendars! We all know what I will be doing on that day… #NetflixAndChill (literally!).

Okay, okay….here it is!

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