FAQ's




About Cabeza de Coco:
Cabeza de Coco (or Coco Blog) is a lifestyle blog that features my personal observations on a number of topics, while celebrating women that don’t follow the crowd and enjoy their own unique sensibilities.
Expect to find...Beauty reviews that help us delay the signs the aging, to yummy recipes that will delight everyone. Luxury travel and age appropriate fashion, to, of course career and relationship tips. Living with four legged children, and managing our relationships with our spouse (or partner).  

About Me:

As a writer, plus size model, real woman fashion stylist and Thyroid disease survivor, Ana Lydia offers an eclectic perspective on life. 

She lives in West Los Angeles with her husband and their Boston Terrier, Princess Maya Candice. 


By day she's a returning college student, media entrepreneur and founder of the Latina Lifestyle Bloggers Collective (#LLBLOG)and the Lifestyle Bloggers National Conference.


Ana Lydia also has extensive professional experience working with leading fashion, entertainment and beauty brands. 


By night, she's a home chef, foodie, expert shopper and admirer of all things pretty.


Work with Me:

Although I'm open to trying-out the products sent to me, 
most of the products shared on my blog are purchased by me.  

Product submissions are welcome, but unless agreed-upon, reviews are not guaranteed.  

Paid reviews, advertorials, product sampling/gifts and guest posts are clearly noted in the interest of transparency and to keep our friends at the FTC happy.

Contact me to request a rate sheet for advertorials, brand ambassador roles, contests/give-aways,and/or sponsorship support.


You can also contact me to discuss blogger partnerships with the Latina Lifestyle Blogger Collective and our members.

Contributors:
My husband, Frank, and usually referred to as "hubby" is my only blog contributor.

For guest submissions contact me via email.


Hire me:
Contact me to learn how we can work together outside of this blog, in areas such as:


Marketing Communications
  • PR/Publicity strategic planning and tactical implementation
  • Communications consulting
  • Hispanic/US Latino-market strategic insight and marketing development
Social Media + Blogging
  • Social Media plan development and community management
  • Brand ambassador
  • Blog/Blogger consultant
  • Hispanic/US Latino-market strategic insight and marketing development
Other
  • Fashion and gift buying consulting
  • Fashion styling
  • Freelance writing/media assignments
  • On-air talent/reporter
  • Plus-size model with TV and print experience
  • Fashion and style TV segment producer
(This is just a partial list of what I can do for you/your brand. Click HERE to view my online resume and professional experience, and email me to request a project proposal.) 

Disclosure/Privacy Policy:
This policy is valid from 04 May 2011

This blog is a personal blog written and edited by Ana Lydia Ochoa-Monaco. For questions about this blog, please contact me.

This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.

This blog abides by word of mouth marketing standards. We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity. The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content.

The owner(s) of this blog may be compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the blog owners. If we claim or appear to be experts on a certain topic or product or service area, we will only endorse products or services that we believe, based on our expertise, are worthy of such endorsement. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider.

The owner(s) of this blog would like to disclose the following existing relationships. These are companies, organizations or individuals that may have a significant impact on the content of this blog. We are employed by or consult with: Padma Media, Inc. (formerly padma media and marketing, Inc.). We blog about people to whom we are related. The most interesting such people are: Spouse, Friends and Family. We have a financial interest in the following that are relevant to our blogging: The Latina Lifestyle Bloggers Collective.

To get your own policy, go to http://www.disclosurepolicy.org

Note:
I reserve the right to write about/photograph or review products, brands or services on Tumblr, Instagram, Facebook or Twitter in lieu or writing a review on this blog.

DISCLAIMER:

Contact me to learn about padma media, Inc. and its capabilities, request an agency overview, or discuss a potential collaboration.

Padma Media's (formerly padma media and marketing, Inc.) clients, colleagues, projects and other confidential material isn't used or written about in any portion of this blog.