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  • Beauty & Skin Care

    Dry Brushing, the Benefits

    As we age, our skin cell turnover slows down, and dead skin cells linger much longer on the skin’s surface.  To remove these dead skin cells and get that glow-from-within look, try dry brushing…

    June 2, 2019
  • Hair

    Styling Product Buildup & Clarifying

    Since I switched to the Curly Girl Method (CGM), my use of hair care products has dramatically increased. This leads to styling product buildup; the results are frizziness, loss of curl definition and dry…

    May 27, 2019
  • Beauty & Skin Care

    Favorite Skincare Purchases

    I am obsessed with skincare and frequently purchase products that claim miracles. Most of them turn out to be disappointing, but over the years, I have discovered some real gems that deliver on their…

    May 19, 2019
  • Personal Growth

    Your Vote Counts

    Have you ever heard anyone say something along the lines of, “I don’t bother to vote, my vote doesn’t count”? Every time I hear that I feel an overwhelming sense of despair. I am…

    April 18, 2019
  • Personal Growth

    Manifesting Dreams into Reality

    I wrote about my intent to open a community center to serve the immigrant community in my previous post. Since then, the state of Florida has approved the incorporation filing for Esperanza Community Center,…

    April 7, 2019
  • Volunteer

    Esperanza Community Center – the idea

    Community.  When I think of the word community, images of people helping other people come to mind. A community where neighbors help others, a place where if there is a need the community steps…

    March 24, 2019