Dreams do not work unless you do

You know that moment when your surfing through Pinterest, and you stumble upon a quote that describes your current situation perfectly? That’s exactly how I feel with the  quote “Dreams Don’t Work Unless You Do!” I’ve always had the dream of being a Journalist. I went to school and received my bachelors in Journalism but…

Exploring Downtown L.A’s Art Corridor

Recently, thanks to WeAllGrow Latina and the L.A Phil, a group of fantastic women and I  explored downtown L.A. Even though, L.A is my hometown, I grew up in the South Bay which is about 20 miles south of L.A, but thanks to traffic it’s about over an hour drive and pretty hectic to get…

My Favorite Mask of All Time

Sundays are my day of #selfcare! I love painting my nails, watching TV, hanging with my family and just enjoying the art of doing nothing. Every other Sunday, especially if my face feels “icky”, I apply my favorite mask “Aztec Secret” and I love it! It feels like a vacuum for my face. 😍 Anyway,…

Peruvian Ceviche Recipe

Today, I wanted to share how I make one of my favorite dishes: Peruvian Ceviche. ❤ I love love #peruvianfood and this definitely one of the best dishes out there and super easy to make! What’s your favorite dish? Disclaimer: this is how I make my ceviche. Traditionally, Peruvian ceviche has yams (which I don’t…

Living my Best Life

These past few weeks have been quite lively. There’s been celebrating, grieving, traveling, and spending quality time with my friends and family. With so many diversions, I rarely paused to take a minute to check in with myself. As an “outgoing” introvert (yes, we exist,) I need alone time to check in with my energy…

Beat the “Sunday Scaries”

Lately, I’ve noticed my Sunday nights being extremely predictable. The Sunday scaries usually kick in at around 7pm-ish and I repeat to my partner “I don’t wanna go to work tomorrow, I don’t wanna go to work tomorrow” about a million times. Am I alone here? That sad feeling of having to go to work…

10 Reasons to Be Happy

There’s ALWAYS something to smile about. In my life, I have found that I can’t stay grumpy for very long. For one, frown lines aren’t sexy and being a grump isn’t fun. So, whenever I feel like the world is against me, I think about all the reason why the world is for me. #BLESSED…

Kauai, Hawaii | Vacay Guide

Wow, I can’t believe I’m just now getting to this post about this wonderful vacation. I miss Kauai so much and I really wish I was there experiencing all of its magic right now. This was the first family vacation in which I accompanied my life partner and my soon-to-be family, and let me just…

Introversion or Shyness?

Are you that person in work meeting, who doesn’t contribute new ideas right away? I can be! I definitely like to process any new information I’ve gained and come back with ideas later in the day then at the end of work meetings. If this sounds like you then you are probably a work introvert….

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas! (video)

Hello lovers! I can’t believe we are already in February! The year is already flying by! *For video: click here With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, I wanted to share three gift ideas that won’t break the bank. These ideas are versatile so we’ve got everyone on your love list covered: boyfriends, girlfriends, parents,…