Graduate Classroom Edition: Prepare Your Own TED Talk

Walks to the podium in the center of the classroom. Takes a deep breath. Stands straight and looks up directly at the audience. She counts to three inside her head, “one . . . two . . . three” and begins . I have been replaying this very moment in my head for some time…

In Her Element: Brindaly Ramos

Since our community college days, this young lady has become my confidant and someone I can go to when I need a second opinion. She is definitely a strong woman who is not afraid to stand for herself. She has made it her mission to break from the norm and pursue a career in the science…

Animal Lover: Lupe Machuca

Hello World! I’ve been wanting to do this for some time now but my schedule has been crazy. Yes, I am that crazy that I decided to write this at 5 am because I just needed to go ahead and start the momentum of this long-overdue project that has been on my mind for so…

8 Things 2015 Taught Me 

The year 2015 for me, brought on many great opportunities, great learning experiences, and lots of personal growth lessons; but, that does not mean that I didn’t shed a few tears here and there. Although it felt more like bad times than good, I somehow managed to survive the madness of it all. In addition,…

It’s The Little Things

Stress is never a good thing and we all face our own challenges. However, that does not mean that you can’t do anything about it. Here’s what I found to be the best remedy for a stressed out soul . . . Go out for a walk. Whether that is out to the park, beach,…

Be Not Afraid

Whoa! Can you believe it’s August already? I apologize for being MIA lately. I cannot begin to tell you how much change has occurred in such a small period of time. Then again, change is never a bad thing. Here’s a little preview to my shenanigans lately and the thoughts running through my head. I…

Reach For The Stars!

So . . . I’m guessing my decorated cap got you here? If it did, well I’m glad it did. Feel free to check out some of my other content and I hope you enjoy them. FINALLY! Can you believe it? It took me awhile but I did it! Yes, today is graduation day and I…

BE MINE ❤ ❤

It’s was here! I wish you all a very late Happy Valentines Day! Here is the second part of this Valentines Special that I promise I would have up soon. I hope you all have enjoyed reading the interviews as much as I enjoyed conducting them. I was glad that my interviewees were more than happy to…

BE MINE ❤

Oh snap! Have you realized that Valentine’s Day is only a day away? I get it, for some it’s the most hated time of the year and for others is the best time of the year. I say, look at it this way, if you (excuse my incorrect grammar usage) ain’t got bae this year—it’s totally…

Adios 2014!

In with new and out with the old! Let’s take a moment and recap on how the year 2014 was one of those years that brought me one step closer to my ‪dreams, had me laughing, broke my heart and my wallet of course (lol). It was a year that allowed me to questions my…

The End of Part 1

Hello Luvs!  Sorry for not posting anything in a while. Finals week had me like an emotional wreck but now that that week is over I am back to give you guys a little advice. Here is a quick, short post about taking a step back from all the craziness that life throws at you….

4 Year Timeline

I remember how stoked I was my senior year of high school because I was going to college. By the way, did I mention I was the first one to go to college in my family!? So yeah, I had to learn all tricks of the trade about college on my own and somehow I managed…