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Dear friends I feel like I owe you an apology.  If follow @DancingHotdogs on twitter, instagram and facebook you know I have been traveling a lot.  I am still amazed how this little movie review blog grew into something so much more and that is ALL BECAUSE OF YOU! Just in the first quarter of 2015 I have been in PA, Los Angeles, Washington D.C. and Miami.  Travel is such fun but even the best … [Read more...]

Happy 2015!


Hello darling friends!  Happy 2015! From Rock, X, our dancing Pups, Eddy and of course, me. I hope you and your loved ones had an amazing holiday season.  We apologize for the recent lack of posts, the entire family headed to Paraguay for over three weeks of beautiful family time. We laughed, danced, ate and just had a jolly good time with the Paraguayan Dancing Hotdogs family. We are … [Read more...]

7 Paraguayan Home-Made Beauty Tips #AVEENO #ad

Mama Teresita, Mama y Divina DancingHotdogs

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post with Aveeno.  As always, my posts are based on my opinions and experiences. Happy Thanksgiving Friends! I hope you had an amazing time with the family, ate well and partook in old family traditions and created new family ones.  Eddy and I are very fortunate that both our parents and sisters live just a short drive away and get along together so we spend … [Read more...]

(Video) 6 HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® tips for Diabetes Awareness Month #Moms4JNJConsumer

Divina and Papa DancingHotdogs

Disclosure: This post is part of the HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® 2014 program by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. and The Motherhood, who sent me a box of products and compensated me for my time. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are all my own, and I hope you enjoy them. Did you know that November is Diabetes Awareness month? A sad fact is that 1 in 3 Americans adults have … [Read more...]

2014 Fashion Forward Conference Recap #FashForward

Image courtesy of Joshua Sterling Bragg

Disclosure: I was invited to attend 2014 Fashion Forward.  This post represents my own opinion and experiences with the products. I, Divina Rodriguez, love and appreciate fashion.  I do not always have the best eye for fashion and putting together interesting looks but I love and appreciate everything beautiful. That is why I love the annual Fashion Forward Conference hosted by the beyond … [Read more...]

The Allstate Foundation Purple Purse Campaign Against Domestic Violence

Courtesy of the Purple Purse Campaign

Disclosure: This post is part of a sponsored campaign with The Allstate Foundation and MomSelect. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Domestic violence has been front page news for last couple month which shed some light on dark deeds which tends to go ignored or unnoticed by the public. Unfortunately, once the news cycle changes domestic abuse will go back in the corner of the public … [Read more...]

(Video) Ending #ALLERGYFACE with Jackie Gomez and #ZYRTEC

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I wrote this post as part of my participation in a blog tour for Latina Mom Bloggers on behalf of ZYRTEC® ALLERGY FACE® and received compensation to thank me for taking the time to participate. However, all opinions expressed are my own. I am very fortunate that I have a dietary allergy because it seems like everyone; Eddy, mis padres, and several friends are fighting off a terrible case of … [Read more...]

(Video) Does Your Baby Have Moves #BebeConRitmo #Giveaway

Baby Rock All Smiles

Update this giveaway is closed congrats to Jill. Disclaimer: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Latina Mom Bloggers and Pampers.  All opinions are 100% mine. This is the first year that both boys have their own school to attend and trust me we are in the full swing of back to school.  We get up no later than 7:30 am then it is off to the races to get dressed, have a nutritious … [Read more...]

Fact or Fiction with @Invisalign #InvisalignTalk

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Disclosure: This is a sponsored post with Invisalign.  As always, my posts are based on my opinions and experiences. Officially the 2014 school year started yesterday but the days leading up to the big day was a marathon of nonstop errands, finalizing paperwork and appointments.  One of the major appointments was our bi-annual family dentist checkup and cleaning.  Between Eddy and me, our kids … [Read more...]

(Video) #MyRocketShake Apple Pie Shake

Dancing Hotdogs #MyRocketShake  Apple Pie Shake

Disclosure: I attended the 2014 Blogger Bash were Johnny Rockets was a sponsor and am eligible for a grand prize for my recipe.  As always, my posts are based on my opinions and experiences. Did you know that September is National Shake Month?  I can honestly celebrate milkshakes every day of the year and Johnny Rockets your favorite restaurant that offers all-American food with amazing shakes … [Read more...]

(Video) Dancing Hotdogs #Fuel4School SIMPLE Service Project

Dancing Hotdogs #Fuel4School Book Donation

Disclosure: I participate in this program on behalf of Champions for Kids and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own. For 2014, I made it a resolution and goal to add more donating and service to our lives.  Rock and X are six and three and definitely old enough to understand how much they have and how blessed we truly are.  Before every birthday and gift giving holiday we do “The more you … [Read more...]

(Video) SKINDINAVIA Makeup Primer Spray Review

Skinidinavia Primer Spray

Disclosure: I received  SKINDINAVIA Makeup Primer Sprays  for review purposes.  This post represents my opinions and experience with the product. As you know, I am a Mami of two so time is limited for me. I take the time to get dressed, brush my hair and apply make up in the morning and then I am off. Other than lip gloss I never reapply anything so by the end of the day the foundation and much … [Read more...]

(Video) Blogger Bash Social Suite 2014 #BBNYC #EAEvents


Disclosure: I received a Blogger Bash ticket to attend.  As always, my post are based on my opinions and experiences. As part of the Blogger Bash, Element Associates hosted the Social Suite that brought together the fabulous Blogger Bash attendees with some glamour of Cover Girl as we enjoyed mini-manis and makeup touchups. I think you are really going to like their new COVERGIRL … [Read more...]

Blogger Bash NYC 2014 Recap #SweetSuite14 #BBNYC


Disclosure: I received a Blogger Bash ticket to attend.  As always, my post are based on my opinions and experiences. This past week, NYC was taken over by exceptional bloggers and brands for the very first Blogger Bash 2014! In the two day conference there were over 100 brands and several hundred bloggers who came together for one goal, “To Make An Impression!” With my marketing, … [Read more...]

(Video) Help ConAgra Foods Donate 2 Million Meals this Summer #HungerFreeSummer

A Childlike Summer on Pinterest #HungerFreeSummer

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post with The Motherhood and ConAgra Foods.  As always, my posts are based on my opinions and experiences. Two days until 2014 Summer Vacation starts! Rock, X and I are so so excited and have already started our summer bucket list which includes strawberry picking, beach play dates and countless other activities that are going to make this summer … [Read more...]