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10 Things I’ve Learned from My Mom

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, here are 10 thing I’ve learned from my Mami. 

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  • 1. Family Comes First 2 of 10
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    Friends will come and go, but your family will always be your family. 

  • 2. Pat Yourself Dry 3 of 10
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    Pat yourself dry with a towel instead of rubbing yourself dry with a towel--it's better for your skin. 

    Photo: Brookestone

  • 3. Do Good Deeds 4 of 10
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    Do good deeds without expecting anything in return; life will have a way of thanking you. 

    Photo: My first charity shopping event benefiting Mision Child. 

  • 4. Always Wear Clean Underwear 5 of 10
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    Always wear clean underwear, you never know when you might get into an accident. 

    Image: Victoria's Secret. 

  • 5. You Are Beautiful, Just the Way You Are 6 of 10
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    You are beautiful just the way you are, don't ever let anyone tell you otherwise. 

  • 6. Be Organized 7 of 10
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    Be organized, everything has its place and it will be easier to find things when you are looking for them. (I'm still working on this one). 

  • 7. Stand Up Straight 8 of 10
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    Stand up straight and don't slouch. 

  • 8. Aloe Vera is a Miracle Worker 9 of 10
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    And if I can grow one in my backyard, even better! 

    Photo: Sacred Source Nutrition

  • 10. When All Else Fails, Have a Bandeja Paisa 10 of 10
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    A Bandeja Paisa can cure any bad day. 

    Photo: My Colombian Recipes

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