Throwing a Bottle into the Ocean: the Fascinating Tale of Aviselle Diaz

  College is awesome because you get to meet incredible people with inspiring stories. Aviselle Diaz, a 20 year old Cuban American student is one of the gems I have had the chance to meet during my college experience. Currently majoring in Regional and Comparative Studies in Georgetown University, she has dedicated her life to…

I Laid Off My Straightener For 2 Weeks (And I Survived!).

Ah, curly hair:  beautiful, natural spirals carefully crafted by God, tumbling softly into gravity while being incredibly bouncy. With this description you would think that this heavenly type of hair is just achievable effortlessly, but alas, you are so wrong. As some might say, the best things in life are the ones you have to work for.

51 Ways To Procrastinate Productively

Guys, you will never BELIEVE what made me write this post.  Can you guess? No? Okay. I’m procrasti–waitforit–nating! (How I Met Your Mother Reference, what upppppp) Yes, believe it or not, I practice whatever I preach in this blog, and today I will be doing one of the things that I’ll be suggesting in this post…

A Taste of the Philippines and Fried Chicken

      Something that I have realized these past few weeks, more and more each day actually, is how much Summer brings the absolute worst in me. I have become lazy, procrastinating 10x more than I used to, I certainly did NOT go to the gym (although I should) and right now my best…

Getting our lives together: an Introduction

To be honest, I have no idea how to start this. When I daydreamed about writing my first article, I expected it to be really smooth and nice, with awesome pictures and text and it would just be like *poof* blog is created, posts are published, pics are taken, and voila thanks for subscribing! Guys,…

A Little Motivation To Get The Summer Started

Self reflection for me is synonymous to empowerment, and I recommend it to all of those who wish to improve themselves to become better people and more successful in their lives.

Getaway at the Kempinski Hotel in West Bay (part 1)

Written on the 17th of February 2017 So I know you haven’t heard from me for at least  three weeks, and the reason behind that is because, well, I died. This is my ghost writing to you from the grave. Yes there’s wifi, that’s how advanced life (and death) got.  Just kidding. So no I didn’t die, but…

We went to Aspire today!

    College life is a literal mess when you think about it. You take classes, volunteer for a number of events, work for a certain student job, have extracurricular activities, have projects on your own, workout, see your friends, talk to your family… The other day I was talking to my roommate, and we…