“You speak Spanish like you’re stupid.” Little did I know at the time that I did not, in fact, speak Spanish like I was stupid. The difference between my Spanish and theirs was in the dialect. My family is from Yucatán, Mexico and a good portion of its population are of Mayan descent and strive to keep their customs alive and well even in contemporary settings.Read more
Monthly Archives: September 2019
Do you shower before bed or when you wake up?
Most people fall into one of those two categories for their own reasons. And, to be perfectly honest, I have bounced between the two throughout my life for several reasons.
There is no right or wrong option, because what works for one person might not work for another.
But, there may be a key reason to shower at night for the sake of mental health.Read more
I could never understand how someone could look into the eyes of a dog and not find the true meaning of love and compassion. I could never understand how their little happy pants and excited yips don’t cause the weights your heart constantly carries to lift, and I could never understand how the sadness in their knit brows or theRead more
Enjoy a list of my Top 5 favorite “Healthy” snacks! From natural foods, to popped snacks. Enjoy!Read more
Today is the birth of our new website, a website we have been working on since early 2019. We are thrilled to begin this journey with you, and hope you stick around for the ride. We will be posting every Monday at noon.Read more
Introverts are those that work better alone, enjoy and recharge during solitude, and expend energy socializing. You are at the peak of your creativity when alone with your thoughts. Remember, introverts, you are not handicapped by your “introversion”, you are at an advantage and you have abilities that put you ahead of the game when you acknowledge your individual superpowers. You can define the new standards of success and you can change the leadership stereotype of outgoing behavior and gusto.Read more