Author: Katherine Doble

A Mom’s Personal Journey with Autism

We asked an amazing middle school teacher and friend to share with Los Tween’s readers her very personal story regarding her son’s Autism diagnosis in the hopes that it will help parents know that they are not alone.  There are many moms and dads who struggle but the important thing is to continue to fight for […]

Ford Kicks off Miami Auto Show with Good Deed

Disclosure: Los Tweens is a compensated Ford Motor Company Ambassador.  However, all opinions are our own.    Today marked the day that 28 South Florida Ford dealers had been working towards throughout the month of October.  Ford Motor Company presented a custom wheelchair to Kaylee, a child diagnosed with cerebral palsy, at the Miami Auto […]

Carla Hall Shares How To Be More Positive

Disclosure: Los Tweens was invited to a breakfast by P&G and received promotional items and access to O-Town.  However all opinions are our own.  There are people that make you wonder, “How does he/she stay so positive all of the time?”  Carla Hall has always been one of those people for me. Season 5 of […]

Tips for Visiting CityWalk at Universal Orlando with Kids

Disclaimer: Los Tweens was invited by Universal Orlando to experience the theme parks and CityWalk. However, all opinions expressed are our own.  Just outside of the Universal Orlando parks is an entire mini-city appropriately named “CityWalk.”  It’s easy to focus on the two parks – Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure – when planning a […]

Reconsidering Florida Prepaid

This post is sponsored by the Florida Prepaid College Board, through my role as a Believer Blogger. All thoughts are my own. How are you saving for college? Whether you have a teen, tween, toddler or infant, it’s never too early or too late  to start setting aside funds for college. When my tween daughter and […]

The Ultimate Concert Experience with Pitbull & Enrique

I participated in Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central for Cricket Wireless. I received a promotional item to thank me for participating. It wasn’t until my tween Maddy asked me how many concerts I’ve been to that I stopped to think about it.  When I started listing them out, I realized that I have […]

Tips for Healthier School Lunches

A sandwich, chips and a juice box were the staples of my school lunch.  I like to think that I turned out alright.  But I want better for my children. Research has proven that healthy and balanced school lunches help children concentrate better in the classroom and prevent obesity.   It also encourages a lifetime […]

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day Trivia & Review

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day opens in theaters on October 10th.  The film pairs the comedic talent of Steve Carell and acting ability of Jennifer Garner with a group of talented child actors.  I had the opportunity to sit down with director Miguel Arteta to discuss the film and get a […]

Adding Milk and No-Bake Candy Corn, Chocolate, Oats Balls Recipe

This is part of a compensated campaign with Latina Mom Bloggers and MilkPEP.  However, all opinions expressed are my own. How much milk do you drink?  The #HerenciaLeche campaign got me thinking about the amount of milk I’m not currently drinking or motivating my kids to drink. My husband is a milk fanatic. My Abuelita […]

How to help your daughter get into sports

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with JCPenney and Latina Mom Bloggers. However, all opinions expressed are my own. I joke that my tween daughter was born an athlete.  She is naturally competitive, has the desire to work hard and she enjoys sports.  I never had to encourage her to play sports.  She wanted […]

Top Tips for Shrinking Pores

Disclosure: Los Tweens is a brand ambassador for Neutrogena and receives products for review and compensation for time.  However, has you can read below, all opinions expressed are always our own and we love the products!  Win your own Neutrogena Pore Refining Line – Giveaway at the bottom of the post A girl once said to […]

[Review] Mascara Reviews: Big Lashes for 2014

Who doesn’t love big lashes?  A 2011 study found that 1 in 3 women will not leave the house without mascara on.  And, I am one of them. Lately, I find myself scratching my head when I shop for new mascaras.  There are so many new brush shapes and added benefits that it’s often hard […]

Driving Safety Around Schools – Facts, Tips & Giveaway

Disclaimer: Los Tweens is a proud Ford ambassador and receives compensation on reviews, interviews and campaigns.  However, all opinions expressed are my own.  We’re thrilled to announce that we have partnered with Ford Motor Company to bring awareness to driving safety around schools.  Through grants for two Miami-Dade schools, an informative social media campaign, an online-giveaway allowing […]

Be Radiant with Demi & Giveaway

  So, we told you about how we had the chance to see Demi Lovato in Miami thanks to Tampax and NOW our amigas at Tampax have made it even BETTER!  They’re giving us 2 tickets to giveaway for the September 19th Demi Worldtour stop in San Antonio Texas!!!!!!!!!  (Is that enough exclamation points?)  And, […]