Sassy Mama in LA http://sassymamainla.com Los Angeles Mom Blogger, Latina Mom Blogger, Social Media Consulting, Lifestyle Features, Product Reviews, Giveaways, Family Sat, 21 Feb 2015 04:54:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.1 Exclusive Interview with Jody Lee Lipes on Ballet 422 http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/exclusive-interview-with-jody-lee-lipes-on-ballet-422/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/exclusive-interview-with-jody-lee-lipes-on-ballet-422/.html#comments Sat, 21 Feb 2015 04:47:44 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14071 Jody Lee Lipes’ documentary Ballet 422 takes us backstage into one of the world’s foremost dance companies, the New York City Ballet, as a new piece is being created for its dancers. At the center of everything is Justin Peck, a dancer and choreographer who, at the documentary’s start, is at the lower rung in […]

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McFarland, USA Goes The Distance In This Heartwarming Film http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/mcfarland-usa-film-review/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/mcfarland-usa-film-review/.html#comments Sat, 21 Feb 2015 04:22:14 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14102 The representation of Latino culture on film has always been tricky. For one, with so many variations, traditions and cultures, it’s hard to pick one that represents all. Another, is for as far as I could think back, Latino roles have been limited to criminals, maids and many other unsavory characters.  In “McFarland USA”, Disney takes […]

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Fun Times at The Book of Life Blu-ray Press Event http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/fun-times-at-the-book-of-life-blu-ray-press-event/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/fun-times-at-the-book-of-life-blu-ray-press-event/.html#comments Fri, 20 Feb 2015 08:44:18 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14073 The Book of Life proved to be one of the most wonderful surprises of 2014 as director Jorge Gutiérrez gives us a love story surrounded by the Mexican holiday known as Day of the Dead. Now while it might seem odd to make an animated movie on that subject, The Book of Life helps us […]

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Hear Your Music Roar With Monster Headphone Sound http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/hear-your-music-roar-with-monster-headphone-sound/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/hear-your-music-roar-with-monster-headphone-sound/.html#comments Fri, 20 Feb 2015 08:02:04 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14060 During an influencer brunch hosted by Monster’s founder Noel Lee, guests were treated to a very special demo of the company’s line of Headphones and it’s rich history. For those of you who may have not been aware, Monster was the collaborating company that helped launch the Beats by Dre line. They’re celebrating their 35 […]

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Healthy Habits For Future Goals With Got Milk? http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/healthy-habits-for-future-goals-with-got-milk/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/healthy-habits-for-future-goals-with-got-milk/.html#comments Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:51:02 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14051 When my daughter was 3 years old, she told me she wanted to be a mermaid. It’s funny, but I kind of miss those days. Now, she’s 7 yrs old now, and when I ask her what she wants to be when she grows up, she thinks long and hard before she gives me an […]

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5 Things To Know About “McFarland USA” http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/5-things-to-know-about-mcfarland-usa/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/5-things-to-know-about-mcfarland-usa/.html#comments Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:20:08 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14045 Sports themed films and Disney always seem to have a winning formula. Each film from Miracle to Million Dollar Arm, has a meaning that steps beyond the sport and brings it to what lies within each team: heart. In McFarland USA, it’s the same formula but with a major addition: Latino culture. McFarland USA is the true […]

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I Saw 50 Shades Of Grey So You Don’t Have To http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/50-shades-of-grey-movie-review/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/50-shades-of-grey-movie-review/.html#comments Fri, 13 Feb 2015 21:29:22 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14033 Why didn’t anyone ever tell me 50 Shades of Grey was so funny? Oh wait, that’s right, it’s not supposed to be. The highly anticipated film adaptation from the worldwide best seller of the same name makes me wonder the state of relationships and female sexuality everywhere. While yes, the film contains much nudity and […]

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Ten Incredibly Steamy Cinematic Sequences To Set Love Ablaze http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/ten-incredibly-steamy-cinematic-sequences-to-set-love-ablaze/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/ten-incredibly-steamy-cinematic-sequences-to-set-love-ablaze/.html#comments Fri, 13 Feb 2015 08:18:12 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14022 With its boundary-pushing sex scenes that will make your grandmothers clutch their pearls, FIFTY SHADES OF GREY is poised to be February’s biggest box office draw. Since many people will be talking about the film’s steamiest sequences at the water cooler on Monday, we thought it’d be fun to look back on a few scorching […]

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‘Pete’s Dragon’ Remake Lands In New Zealand For Live Action Fantasy http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/petes-dragon-remake-lands-in-new-zealand-for-live-action-fantasy/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/petes-dragon-remake-lands-in-new-zealand-for-live-action-fantasy/.html#comments Thu, 12 Feb 2015 18:04:06 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14018 Principal photography has begun on the David Lawry (Ain’t Them Bodies Saints) re-imagining of Disney’s 1977 classic Pete’s Dragon. Set for a 2016 release, the film has found it’s fantasy setting in former Middle Earth New Zealand, instead of just green screens (thank goodness). The film stars newcomer Oakes Fegley as 10 year-old Pete who […]

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Easy Daily Skin Care For The Whole Familia #FamiliaFirst http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/easy-daily-skin-care-for-the-whole-familia-familiafirst/.html http://sassymamainla.com/2015/02/easy-daily-skin-care-for-the-whole-familia-familiafirst/.html#comments Wed, 11 Feb 2015 00:25:29 +0000 http://sassymamainla.com/?p=14010 This is a sponsored collaboration for Latina Bloggers Connect and LUBRIDERM®. All Thoughts are my own. My life can be a bit hectic. One second I am mami- making sure lunch is ready, playdates are scheduled, and the household is running smoothly but the next, I have to be ready to go to events like red […]

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