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    My Patience was Tested, and I Failed

    Too often I find myself shaking my head in amazement at the rudeness and inconsideration of others. In these situations I default to my true Miami Girl self and wonder, “What do they think of life?” Or,…

    June 10, 2017
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    Digital Detox

    There are days I want to share it all. And then, there are days I start #ThePurge and delete “friends” and photos from all avenues of social media. I, like I’m sure many of…

    May 5, 2017
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    When You’re Caught in a Family Feud

    Despite my  appreciation for the comedian Steve Harvey, this post isn’t about the Family Feud. I’m talking about real family feuds and drama. In the past few years, this theme has often crossed my…

    January 15, 2017
  • Inspirational Personal

    Oversharing the Spirit

    I ended my last post with a Bible verse (Proverbs 9:8) and that got me thinking about religion. Religion has always been a constant in my life. As a Catholic, I frequently confessed my…

    December 29, 2016
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    Shammers, Haters, and Everything in Between

    You’ve heard it all: fat-shamming, body-shamming, throwing shade, and sipping on hateraide. What’s everyone’s problem and why can’t they let you live? I don’t have the answers, but I know that no matter what,…

    December 17, 2016
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    A Tiger’s Tale

    The other day, I told my coworker a story that broke his heart: On a random weekend in high school, I was on date at Jungle Island with my (then) boyfriend. As their final animal…

    October 5, 2016
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    I’m Not Mexican, But I’m Illegal

    Was illegal. Wait. Can I still be considered an illegal if I am no longer “illegal?” I guess you can say I am an ex-illegal but in today’s society, that means something. I never really paid attention…

    July 1, 2016
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    How to be a Responsible Pet Owner

    If you follow my blog, you may have noticed that my posts centered on WITWIGOs and movie reviews. It’s not that there isn’t much to write about or nothing going on in my life — actually, it’s…

    June 28, 2016