Category Archives: Inspirational

Oye, Morena

I am an old school Latina.  My hips are wide, my hair is curly, my heart is always open.  I am a nurturing lioness- I will give you the clothes off my back and fiercely protect those I love.  I … Continue reading

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Facing, Accepting, Embracing…

Change.  Three important things we need to learn about growing up and accepting change is that it is inevitable, sometimes it can be painful and it almost always happens out of the blue.  Expect the unexpected.  More than once in the … Continue reading

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I’m Every Woman

  Sigh. I sat on the thought of doing this post for a while.  In the wake of Whitney Houston’s death a lot of people are paying their respects and remembering a true gem to the music industry.  In a … Continue reading

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Hats off To: Our Veterans, Their Veterans, ALL Veterans!

Banks are closed, some businesses are closed and you are probably relaxing at home (unless you go to Union College where no national holidays are observed due to  the trimester system).  Did you ever wonder what Veteran’s day meant besides a paid … Continue reading

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Fail Again. Fail Better.

No ifs, ands or buts about it!  When life gives you lemons, you have to do your best to make lemonade.  Never let an event or situation define you.  You are worth more than you know and your resilience is the … Continue reading

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Hats Off To: Michelle Obama

This is sort of a rant, but it will end on a good note! We live in a world where Celebrities dictate social norms… and that’s not good. Kim Kardashian’s claim to fame was a big butt, a sex tape … Continue reading

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Sometimes, It’s OK not to be OK

I never thought I’d be quoting Pamela Anderson on my blog, especially in my second post. But I ran across this quote which actually inspired my post: A little bit of pain is good for you. I feel alive. Everybody … Continue reading

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