20 Aug Member Spotlight – Karina Fernandez
Karina Fernandez of ConsaboraKaFe.com, aka Kari or Karinin, was born in the Dominican Republic but grew up in Philadelphia and moved to Florida 12 yrs ago. Apart from helping her husband with his business, having two kids, making YouTube videos, proud Latina blogger, Karina works full time for the Federal Government, where she has worked for 17 years. Growing up, Karina wanted to be a writer and ballerina and her dream job has always been teaching and helping people.
Niche Mommy (NM): What influenced you to start blogging and why?
Karina Fernandez (KF): I started a YouTube channel over a year ago as a hobby. I love interacting with the people. A friend suggested I start a blog, I found it was the perfect way to continue doing what I enjoy so much. One day I started writing and I’ve been blogging ever since. The best part is that it has allowed me to meet so many influential people and help me discover a whole new world.
NM: What on your resume are you most proud of?
KF: I’ve been in my current job for so long that I haven’t had the need for a resume. But I’m really proud of how my YouTube channel and Blog has taken off in such a short time.
NM: What are your hobbies?
KF: Making YouTube videos and my new found passion – Social Media.
NM: Why did you join The Niche Mommy Network?
KF: I recently found this Network by recommendation of a fellow Blogger. Since I’m new to the Blogosphere, this will give me the opportunity to learn, grow and connect with brands.
NM: What’s on your bucket list?
KF: I would love to go on a cruise with the whole family.
NM: Where are you going on vacation in 2012?
KF: Not sure if we’re “going” on vacation this year but we do take small trips during the summer and go camping to the beach.
NM: If you were a hero, what would your special power be?
KF: Invisibility and Extra Stamina wouldn’t be so bad
NM: If you were transformed into any animal what would it be?
KF: A dolphin
NM: Which came first: the chicken or the egg?
KF: I’ve always wondered, ugh! Please tell me ….
NM: If you were stranded on an island, what three things would you bring?
KF: Flashlight, water and my new IPad
NM: Mac or PC?
KF: I have both but lately I’ve been a Mac addict