Today I complete a full week without social media. No pictures, no posts, no checking on other people's businesses. One thing I can tell you for sure is that I feel "free". I feel free because I needed to have my phone next to me all day (not really sure why but I had to) … Continue reading #Gone
Why is it that we have so many people suffering and feeling hopeless? Why can't they find strength within themselves to overcome that emptiness? Why do we have the mentality that we can do it all if we just put our minds into it? Don't take me wrong, yes we have the power to do … Continue reading The battle of life
It was November of 2010. I was living in San Diego for over a year and things were starting to settle. My mom had just moved from Brazil to live with me and I was working 50+ hours a week for a hotel as a Front Office Manager. In my spare time (that wasn't much) … Continue reading The surprise giver
The winter of 2008 was ending in Lake Tahoe. A dear friend of mine called me one day asking me to take her to church because she needed some help. If you read my previous post, my mom had just left and my journey with God was just in the beginning so I was really … Continue reading 3573 promises
I came to America when I was 20 years old to learn English while working for a ski resort in South Lake Tahoe. I took a semester off from college and left my sister and my mom behind for what I thought it was going to be 5 months only (little did I know...) Looking … Continue reading Back on track
I was 7 years old when my mom told me that my dad was not my biological father. I can say that I don't remember exactly how I felt at the time. I remember seeing my sister crying and I actually think I was numbed. Sometimes God will do that to us. He knows what we … Continue reading “And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.” Corinthians 13:13
No matter what season of your life you are in, you will never be complete unless you are making the most out of every season God places you in. What I mean by that is, if God placed you at home with your kids, at work with your co-workers, at school studying for something, as … Continue reading Making the most out of a season.