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    Childhood Trauma – Domestic Violence

    A few weeks ago, I experienced an emotional and painful encounter with childhood exposure to domestic violence; that left me feeling overwhelmed and bewildered. It was a big day for our family, as one…

    January 10, 2020
  • Personal Growth

    Gratitude and Giving Thanks

    It’s been around six months since I wanted to write a blog post. I can name all kinds of reasons why I didn’t sit down to write, but they are all excuses. The reality…

    November 24, 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
  • Personal Growth

    Dream Big, be fearless

      As a young girl I needed and wanted the approval of those around me. Growing up, I had dreams that I didn’t dare pursue because I was worried about the “what will they…

    February 22, 2019