The Greatest Loss…

Today I decided to write about loss and about the two biggest losses in my life. Man I can’t even begin to explain what that loss is like. So let me jump into my first loss. Papito Gil (grandfather) was a storyteller. He would capture his audiences with descriptive stories of his adventures in Central…

My struggle with infertility…

  I have been struggling with infertility and for some reason I can not find a doctor who actually cares to find the source of my problem and treat it. I don’t know what to do. I am getting older and I am starting to get scared that my dream of becoming a mother will…

Korean Ground Beef and Rice Bowls | The Recipe Critic

Korean Ground Beef and Rice Bowls | The Recipe Critic — Read on therecipecritic.com/korean-ground-beef-rice-bowls/ I just made this and let me tell you!!! It is so delicious. You are missing out. I used some kale salad, steamed carrots and boiled eggs as sides for this as well. Yum!!

Being Happy…

Looking back, I had a huge misconception that being happy meant that I would never be upset or annoyed or angry or sad. Now with time, I have realized that my happiness is dependent on my mindset and outlook. I don’t suppress any feelings or emotions because they are mine to have and validate. The…

Gloomy Days…

The skies are gray and my motivation to get out of bed is subzero. I look at the clock which is warning me that I have 30 minutes until work starts. I grab my blanket and do an alligator roll. It feels too comfy. Sigh… I look at the time and it is now 7:43am…

A letter to my husband…

Dear husband, I want to thank you for those dirty footprints from the door to the bedroom and the stained clothes left next to the bed. They are the evidence left behind of the exhaustingly hard day of work you had. A hard working young man like you is hard to come by. You enjoy…

Not my dream job…

I am 30, working as an office assistant in a small company. This is definitely not the life I imagined I would be living. As a matter of fact, my dream was to become a mom. As a teen I had no clue how life was irl (in real life), but knew that I wanted…

Practice Self-appreciation — sscascades

Practice self appreciation to reinforce self- confidence and to grow your self-esteem via Practice Self-appreciation — sscascades The article mentioned above really spoke to me. It speaks of the habits we form that negatively affect us and why we should eliminate those habits to practice self-appreciation. Good read!  

Bahama Paradise Cruise.. Grand Classica

For our honeymoon i found this amazing deal to go on a 3 day 2 night cruise to The Bahamas. After waiting on the phone over (an hour and a half!!!) I was able to speak to a cruise line representative. I chose to upgrade to the concierge package and paid fees spoken about immediately….

The week of the wedding

The wedding is approaching quickly. We are so excited. I am happy and nervous. All vendors have been paid and all the finishing touches for the decorations are coming together. I just want everything to run smoothly but regardless of all my prior planning I know that things will not go as planned. The first…