Sassy Mama in LA http://sassymamainla.com A Latina Perspective on Entertainment, Lifestyle and Life. Fri, 29 May 2015 00:55:22 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.2 Meeting One Of The #FacesBehindHunger And Discovering Feeding America http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/meeting-one-of-the-facesbehindhunger-and-discovering-feeding-america/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/meeting-one-of-the-facesbehindhunger-and-discovering-feeding-america/.html#respond Fri, 29 May 2015 00:55:22 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14914 I was asked to participate in the #FacesBehindHunger campaign, sponsored by ConAgra Foods. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. Growing up, I remember seeing images of people experiencing hunger in other countries. Those commercials always affected me, but I always had that mind frame that it could never happen to me. […]

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DIY Memory Wire Bracelet http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/diy-memory-wire-bracelet/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/diy-memory-wire-bracelet/.html#comments Tue, 26 May 2015 21:43:14 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14891 Disclaimer: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with DiMe Media and Pampers.  All opinions are 100% mine. Every Mother’s Day my husband and daughter make me breakfast, give me a gift and card, and let me rest. Well, for a few hours anyway. Then, I usually have to rush around because we also celebrate […]

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L.A. Dodgers, Cacique and Friends #CaciqueDoubleHeader http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/l-a-dodgers-cacique-and-friends-caciquedoubleheader/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/l-a-dodgers-cacique-and-friends-caciquedoubleheader/.html#respond Mon, 25 May 2015 20:25:32 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14884 This is a sponsored post with Cacique and Society Culinaria. All thoughts are my own.  When you grow up in Los Angeles, there are a few things that are a given. One is you know the best tacos are probably made in an alley somewhere or your mom’s house, two is you never get on […]

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Movie Review: Poltergeist http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/movie-review-poltergeist/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/movie-review-poltergeist/.html#comments Sun, 24 May 2015 05:49:37 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14879 This reboot of horror classic Poltergeist, from director Gil Kenan, set to recapture the tone and spirit of the original but in our modern day. The update stars Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt as the Bowens with their slew of kids, the eldest portrayed by Saxson Sharbino, middle by Kyle Catlett, and youngest by Kennedi Clements. […]

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Tomorrowland Review http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/tomorrowland-review/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/tomorrowland-review/.html#respond Fri, 22 May 2015 20:13:20 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14872 I, like many of you out there, have been both piqued and perplexed by the Tomorrowland trailers and the lack of information on the film. Is it futuristic? Maybe. Is it adventurous? Maybe. Is it based on an amusement park? Well…kinda. So I was eager to see what Disney hid behind the Tomorrowland veil. I can […]

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5 Facts About Poltergeist http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/things-learned-poltergeist/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/things-learned-poltergeist/.html#respond Thu, 21 May 2015 18:51:21 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14863   Blockbuster season wouldn’t be complete without a little sprinkle of horror to kick things off. The Poltergeist reboot opens this Friday and press got a change to speak to actors Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt and director Gil Kenan about this new take on the horror classic. Here is what we learned about Poltergeist. Sam Rockwell […]

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7 Facts About Tomorrowland From The Creators And Cast http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/7-facts-about-tomorrowland-from-the-creators-and-cast/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/7-facts-about-tomorrowland-from-the-creators-and-cast/.html#comments Wed, 20 May 2015 23:10:54 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14850 Disney’s upcoming film, Tomorrowland, has piqued many peoples curiousity. The trailers only lift the veil a little to show pieces of a sci fi adventure than feels a tad nostalgic while nudging on the future just a tad. The concept is intriguing, that’s for sure. A few weeks ago, we got a chance to talk […]

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A Tomorrowland World Premiere Mother-Daughter Experience http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/a-tomorrowland-world-premiere-mother-daughter-experience/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/a-tomorrowland-world-premiere-mother-daughter-experience/.html#comments Tue, 19 May 2015 15:36:56 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14807 I have attended premieres before, it’s one of the perks of covering film, but every one is a new and exciting experience. But, when I got the invitation to attend the World Premiere of Tomorrow I let out a big squeal. You see, the premiere was to be held at Disneyland, which is is a […]

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Dogs Have Favorites Too #CesarHomeDelights http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/dogs-have-favorites-too-cesarhomedelights/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/dogs-have-favorites-too-cesarhomedelights/.html#respond Fri, 15 May 2015 23:19:00 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14800 I’m serving my dog Cesar® home delights™ as part of a sponsored series with Socialstars. #CesarHomeDelights Have you ever seen those people that fawn over their dogs like they were their kids? You know, the ones that talk in a cutesy tone to their dogs, and buy them beds and toys and…well, anything their little […]

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Exclusive Mad Max: Fury Road Production Designer Colin Gibson http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/exclusive-mad-max-fury-road-production-designer-colin-gibson/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/05/exclusive-mad-max-fury-road-production-designer-colin-gibson/.html#respond Fri, 15 May 2015 21:50:46 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14793 When you have an iconic already known world like that of Mad Max, every piece counts because every piece becomes a character. The desert, the music, the costumes and the cars…the designs are so specific to that world and realm, that if one if off, it can possibly destroy the entire film. This is what […]

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