On June 13th, 2019 I stood in front of a judge, alongside many others and took an oath to the United States of America. The lady to my left was from Pakistan, along with her teenage daughter and the gentleman to my right was from Egypt. All of them had an impressive story of their … Continue reading Years of waiting…
Hi everyone, If you follow me on Instagram then you know that I am currently on a journey to being a zero-waste minimalist. In this blog, I am going to share with you a little bit of my journey and how I am also jumping into a year of less. I am a minimalist by … Continue reading Zero-Waste minimalist
Hey guys, Today I want to talk about forgiveness, a difficult topic for many because this is really hard to do when people are not sorry, when they have too much pride to apologize or they don’t necessarily need your forgiveness to feel okay. Because the truth is that most people who have done you … Continue reading How do you forgive even when there is no apology?
Greetings from Austin, I have not written in a while! This fall semester has been overwhelming and busy! But, I feel like this blog might help some of you with that book sitting in your home somewhere. The common question that most readers hear is, how do you read so much? It's easy, we don't … Continue reading How can you read more often?
Periods are the worst thing to deal with every month. But, what about a little something called, a urinary tract infection. Yep, a UTI from hell. Some people don't realize how debilitating a UTI can make you. Some women have NEVER had one and that is crazy to me! Congratulations though, I envy you. According … Continue reading Break the UTI cycle
Hey everyone, I finally made my own t-shirt blanket! I do have sewing experience and even with that, some of the blogs I read were a bit complicated and had too many annoying steps. I'm going to give you some easy tips on how to make your own without all of the extra steps. Remember, … Continue reading Make your own t-shirt blanket!
The plan was to go on a morning run, to embrace that cold November morning and to run. But everything changed that November morning. She opened her eyes and there IT was. Like a boulder so heavy and dangerous. She could smell the cigarette, beer and body odor. She felt helpless as she tried to … Continue reading False Boulder
I arrived early in the morning at the Madrid Barajas International Aiport. As soon as I grabbed my bags, I got on a bus toward Madrid. I got off at Puerta de Toledo, it is an impressive arch structure and it used to be the main gateway into the city of Toledo. I was impressed … Continue reading How did I get here? Part 2
College was an amazing experience, I made some wonderful friends and life gave some beautiful memories. My heart was all over the place when it came to the golden question, what will I do the rest of my life? My ideas were to become a lawyer and study Criminal Justice. I literally attended SHSU because … Continue reading How did I get here? Part 1
Hola maestras, I am so thankful to you for coming and checking out my blog. I have been in education for four years and this is my third year as a Spanish teacher. It has been the craziest roller coaster and the most challenging adventure. We all remember that first year of teaching and all … Continue reading Spanish Teacher