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10 Things I wish they would teach my kids at school so I don't have to

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It's summer break and although I love having my kids around more, there are some things I wish school would do a better job of teaching them. I mean, I know these lessons are really up to me to teach, but a mami could use a little help from the educational system, qué no? 

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5 Tips to saving money when buying back-to-school supplies

For parents with a mile-long list, back-to-school shopping is often a dreaded task, especially for those who have more than one kid. Not only will you have to deal with massive crowds, sold-out supplies, and increasingly extensive requests from your child's school, but you're likely already hearing a whole lot of "I wants..."  from your children. So how exactly are you supposed to get all the shopping done without busting your budget? By following our five tips below!

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6 Ways to cope with a crier on his first day of school

Some children (and parents) have a very difficult time being separated from their parents when it's time to start school, whether it's their first time ever attending, or they've gotten a little too used to being at home with their families during the summer. This can mean tears and meltdowns come the first day of school, which is undoubtedly stressful on everyone. It can probaly seem like a hopeless and awful situation to be in, but if you know that your child is introverted, shy or perhaps just very attached, you can prepare for the situation to try and make it go as smoothly as possible. Here are some tips to help you do just that.

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8 Tech gadgets your kids should have for back to school

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From new backpacks and trendy clothes to that lengthy required supplies list, you're probably knee deep in back-to-school purchases that at times may seem rather excessive, but try not to be too quick to brush off what may seem like outlandish requests from your kiddos. There are actually quite a few tech gadgets out there that can help your kids be safer, more prepared and more efficient in the new school year. 

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Selena Gómez baila de la manera más tierna junto a una niñita con extraña enfermedad (VIDEO)

Selena Gomez nos ha regalado uno de los bailes más tiernos que alguien puede imaginar con la pequeña Audrey, una niña de siete años con una rara enfermedad que ha tenido millones de visitas en YouTube por su gracia al cantar y bailar pese a su corta edad y sus problemas de salud. Selena, que sabe lo que es ser una estrella infantil y un organismo frágil, le ayudó a cumplir su sueño. No te lo puedes perder.

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WATCH: Selena Gomez dances with little girl who has bone marrow disease & it'll melt your heart

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Selena Gomez has some competition! The pop star got to meet Audrey Nethery, the famous 6-year-old known for her cool Zumba moves and undeniable charm. The little girl, who suffers from Diamond Blackfan Anemia, gave Gomez a run for her money and it was the most adorable thing I've ever seen. Take a look at their dance-off for yourself! 

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10 Latina mom stereotypes that drive me crazy

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There are so many Latina mom stereotypes floating around that drive me crazy. Some of them are pretty ridiculous. As a Latina mom, I want to address them once and for all. Click through for la mera neta about these stereotypes and let's set the record straight.

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10 Tips & tools for managing your kids' curly hair

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My son was born with a head full of hair that turned into ringlets within months and over time morphed into beautiful, soft, shiny spirals. I have thick curly hair, so I assumed caring for my curly kiddo's locks, would be a cinch. But, being so young, my son's hair is fine, and there was definitely a learning curve. Here are some of the tips and tricks I've learned.

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10 Reasons why your daughter should play sports

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I couldn't hold my tongue when I heard a mother chastising her 7-year-old daughter because she was all sweaty after playing soccer during recess. "That's unbecoming of a señorita," she said. I couldn't stay quiet and told the mom why she was wrong. I was rewarded with the brightest smile from the girl and an enemy for life in the PTA. But, I know I was right and I will tell you why.

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14 HILARIOUSLY terrible Halloween costumes for kids

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Halloween mayhem is just around the corner, which means we can overdose on sweets and celebrate los locos who come out to play. Blame it on the sugar high or the full moon, but there's a little more, let's say, creativity in the air. Here are fifteen inappropriate kid costumes that will make you laugh, scream and cry.

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