November 19, 2015

Preparing for Holidays with Less Stress

Preparing for Holidays with Less Stress

1730This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HolidaysConFamilia #CollectiveBias   With Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years weeks away, it’s time to start preparing for Holidays with less stress.  One of the many things I loved about my Latino culture growing up was that our family would drop by at any…

From Ida B. Wells to Traveling the World, Elijah Shaw

From Ida B. Wells to Traveling the World, Elijah Shaw

700 Don’t you love inspirational stories that talk of success?  I had the pleasure of speaking with Elijah Shaw, Security Guard to the stars.  Elijah went from being a bouncer at the Riviera nightclub in Chicago ​to running his own international training school which people come to from all over the world. Elijah talked to us about his rise from the bottom…

The Elephant in My Room

The Elephant in My Room

2220 Ok so let’s talk about something that I haven’t ever really talked to anyone about other than my husband, my sister and a few friends.  I have this bump on my forehead since as far back as 2005 that I refer to as the elephant in my room.  It’s been ten years since I remember first finding this thing….

Soar Retreat – Believe in Yourself

Soar Retreat – Believe in Yourself

500I attended the Steve Harvey Soar Retreat in Doral, Florida on Saturday October 17th and Sunday October 18th.  I was super excited when I was notified that I won a conference pass via www.meunfinished.com.  I really wanted to attend this event. I kept picturing myself there and it came to fruition.  I’d like to think that I thought it into reality….

Who Remembers the Monchichi

Who Remembers the Monchichi

2510I am joining other bloggers this month for the 2015 NaBloPoMo.  Oh, you’re asking yourself, “What the heck is that?” no worries, let me explain 😉  NaBloPoMo is short for National Blog Posting Month but it sounds so weird right?  However, the concept is dope, it’s a time where thousands of bloggers commit to writing and posting daily.  What a great…