Misc

Marika

Marika

I have found my new FAVORITE  brand of workout/yoga apparel!!!  Marika!!!


Pray for Lucy

Pray for Lucy

Sorry that I disappeared for a while. The morning after I returned home from Mexico, I discovered some lumps in my dog Lucy’s neck and hind legs. I took her to the vet and she was diagnosed with Lymphoma. She began chemotherapy on Tuesday and we have been very busy and overwhelmed trying to figure […]


The Christmas Train

The Christmas Train

Getting into the Christmas spirit! My sister had been telling mr for a couple of year now that there was an awesome Christmas train adventure we should take our kids on.  Unfortunately, the only one we knew about was in Sacramento and it sold out within hours ever year. THIS year though, she called me […]


Belize! It’s unBELIZEable! ;)

Belize!  It’s unBELIZEable! ;)

I finally crossed Cave tubing off of my bucket list! While in Belize last month I had the pleasure of zip lining(again) and cave tubing with one of the funniest guides I have ever come across! Which is a very good thing because had he been a bad guide, I probably would not have enjoyed […]


Congratulations!!!

Congratulations!!!

Congratulations to . . .


2012 www.hildacastillo.com CHRISTmas GIVEAWAY!!!

2012 www.hildacastillo.com CHRISTmas GIVEAWAY!!!

IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN!  TIME FOR ME TO GIVE AWAY SOME FREE STUFF!! How can you participate?


3 Generations of Wandering – Day trip to Central CA Coast

3 Generations of Wandering – Day trip to Central CA Coast

One of my favorite things to do with my spare time is go on spontaneous road trips with my dad, daughter & dog.  My dad is the main person who sparked my wanderlust at a very young age and I have definitely passed along the “wonder of the world” to my child.


2012 Christmas Shopping Guide

2012 Christmas Shopping Guide

CHRISTmas shopping for a health nut, travel addict, or animal lover/tree hugger?  I think I can help!! To make the shopping a bit easier for you, I have put together a “shopping guide” to help you shop for anyone who might happen to love the things I love too! 😀


Montana – National Bison Range

Montana – National Bison Range

The National Bison Range(NBR) is  a national wildlife refuge in western Montana, not too far from Glacier national park.


Scuba Diving in Roatan Honduras

Scuba Diving in Roatan Honduras

Our first stop out of the US on our most recent trip was in Roatan Honduras.  With only one day on the island, I knew I HAD  to scuba dive.  I had always heard the diving in Roatan was world class, so it was a no brainier to choose that activity while I was there.


Cozumel, Mexico

Cozumel, Mexico

While in Cozumel last week I had the experience of a lifetime!  Anyone who knows me, knows I am a HUGE animal lover and major “tree hugger”.  So when I learned we could be part of a team able to help local biologists & volunteers save baby sea tea turtles, I was ecstatic!!! We worked […]


Dfine8 “How To”

Dfine8 “How To”

I wanted to write a little article on the uses of Dfine8, you can call it a Dfine8 “how to”.  I often get questions about how and when to use the product.  I hope this will answer those questions! 😀


Safari West Winter of 2011

Safari West Winter of 2011

If you are looking for a fun place to visit that gives you the sense of being in Africa without breaking the bank, then I highly recommended spending a night at Safari West! Located in the heart of California’s wine country, you will find a unique “African experience” that you will never forget!  Game drives […]


Check out my Instacanvas Gallery!

Check out my Instacanvas Gallery!

As long as I can remember, I have had an obsession with taking photos.  For many years I was always in front of the camera, that opportunity occupied most of my time and didn’t leave me much time to pick up my own camera. That season in my life is over now and since becoming […]


Happy 7th birthday Kiva!!!

Happy 7th birthday Kiva!!!

KIVA <—- CLICK HERE Kiva is a non-profit organization with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. As little as $25 can help create opportunities around the world. <— verbiage taken from www.kiva.com I have given two small loans in 2012 so far and I plan on continuing to help as often […]


LeanSimplex

LeanSimplex

I am excited to share that Muscle Werks has a new product on the Market!!! 😀 LEANSIMPLEX It contains CLA, HLA and FIBER, plus it’s SUGAR FREE! It is the perfect combo for weight loss! 


My Most Recent Tattoo

My Most Recent Tattoo

Yes, I got ANOTHER tattoo.  This is my first “real piece” though, not just writing like all of my others. Anyone who knows me, knows I have an obsession with traveling, adventure, wildlife, nature, exploring, culture, etc. etc. so getting this tattoo just made sense to me.


I help you, now please help me! :D

I help you, now please help me! :D

Please click the link below and vote for me to win a trip in 2012! 😀   Then . . ..  Create your own trip to win! 😀 My 2012 #travel resolution: 101 Hotel in Reykjavik, Iceland. Vote and @jetsetterdotcom will pay my way!  #12in2012 CLICK HERE TO VOTE ——-> TRIP TO ICELAND THANK YOU […]


Holiday Health Contest

Holiday Health Contest

Hi everyone! I am excited to announce my end of the year Healthy YOU contest. Don’t let the holidays derail you from your healthy eating habits OR hold you back you from STARTING your journey NOW!


Check out my Store on Zazzle! :D

Check out my Store on Zazzle! :D

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Healthy Babies!

Healthy Babies!

Hi everyone! I wanted to share a website with you that I frequently use.  Most of you have probably heard of it but for those of you who have not, you can get $10 off of your first purchase! Just use the link & code below! 😀 They carry some of my favorite brands:


Hydros Bottle

Hydros Bottle

While going through links online a few weeks ago regarding water & our earth I came across this company! I INSTANTLY fell in love with their bottle AND what they stand for! Staying hydrated WHILE fighting the global water crisis! Check out their link below and watch the video provided here for more info. 😀 […]


Help save our animals & planet!!!

Help save our animals & planet!!!

Hi everyone! I was “doing my part” earlier & thought I’d share this info with you all. 🙂 There are many, many organizations I love & I wish I could support all of them but unfortunately my resources limit me to only donating financial support to a few. As a HUGE animal(& planet) lover I […]


Travel, Travel, Travel!!! :D

Travel, Travel, Travel!!! :D

I am in the process of planning my annual vaction & I came across some cool links to help me(& YOU) plan an awesome trip, most with GREAT discounts too!!! I thought I would post them on my site for you to check out & take advantge of as well! 😀 We are looking at […]