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Your body isn't anyone else's business.

Your body isn’t anyone else’s business.

Summer break is over. There is a new puppy in our house (meet Hank!) and I only had 8 official work days in August (many of which were spent in back to back meetings) as we tried to squeeze the last drops out of summer so I am super behind on my massive to-do list […]

The one about everything.

The one about everything.

When I first started writing this piece, I thought the big message was life keeps handing you the lesson you need to learn until you learn it. Then, after the first few paragraphs, I thought it was really about choosing what you love over what you are good at. Later, I thought it was about […]

A call to be the light

A call to be the light

In the spring of 9th grade year, I unequivocally learned that the ideas some people had about what being a Latina might mean could actually impact my life. As I met my HS guidance counselor for the first time to register for sophomore year classes, it wasn’t my perfect grades or cheery disposition he was struck […]

Questions to Answer for When You Need a Reset

Questions to Answer for When You Need a Reset

Thank you so much for your sweet notes of encouragement last week. Not long after I penned that post, our sweet dog of twelve years fell suddenly ill and we had to put her to sleep. Our sweet Lola was my constant companion, my little co-worker. Since my office is at home, she could easily […]