How Do Working Moms Positively Impact Their Families?

“All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her”. George Washington According to the Pew Research Center, 41 percent of adults believe that working mothers are something negative for society, while just 22 percent say the net impact is…

#MeToo, Too

  Do you know how does it feel to feel afraid of saying “I was a victim too”? A few years ago, I used to work in a Hospital in Caracas as part of the administrative staff. It was the dream job until one day I had a terrible experience. I was sexually harassed by…

What I Know For Sure On My 35th Year

I have been trying to write this since my birthday. 35 is making a lot of noise in my head and keeps me checking my face in the mirror every morning to see if I have a new wrinkle. I never thought I would be in this moment where I am right now. If you…

Step by Step…here I go.

  2018 started like a roller-coaster but so far, I’m enjoying the speeding. How much do you know about me lately? Not much, right? Sometimes I feel it is a good thing to keep my important matter for myself, but at the same time I would like to share with you my progress. Why do…

Goals for 2018.

Sometimes (but most of the time) the best things in life are not things, and other times we learned that in a harsh way.  Building a path away from home it is not easy, in fact, it is the hardest thing ever when you are by yourself, but one thing is certain, the journey comes…

How to survive the Christmas blues when you are far away from home

Yes, being away from home on holidays it’s a feeling hard to describe but Venezuelans, we are stuff, right? And we have being kind of mastering this since we left home years ago. Some of us got lucky enough to be adopted for other families that invited us to spend this season with them, but…

Sepultando una utopía

Creo que las dudas siempre estarán ahí. Una relación que se mantenía caliente solo a ratos,solo  cuando las distancias se acortaban cuando uno de los dos decidía. Los nervios siempre estaban sobre la mesa, aún cuando no éramos extraños, pero después de unas copas, ya todo desaparecía, inclusive la ropa. Fue una aventura que se…

365 días sin ti…

  A veces siento que aún estoy dormida, que cuando abra los ojos, ahí estarás, parado en mi puerta como hacías cuando estaba de vacaciones de la universidad y me preguntabas si iba a pasar todo el día durmiendo. Siempre usabas tus pantalones color crema, tu camisa manga corta de rayas o la de cuadros…

Never give up…

This week have been insane, I have so much on my plate that I’m afraid I will fall asleep any time soon. I’m working a lot lately just to be “secure” during my Christmas vacations (we never know, right?), at the same time, I’m moving out from my current place at the end of the…

Vaivenes de la vida…

Hace unos días llamé a una amiga quetenía  tiempo sin ver para tomarnos un cafecito. Como ustedes ya saben, me gusta explorar sitios ricos para deleitar una buena taza de  café. Yo le contaba de mis avances a nivel profesional y ella me hablaba de sus retrasos a nivel personal. Tengo 34 años y puedo…

The world of Nan

Today, I want to introduce you the story of a friend who I consider my sister. She is 29 years old and lives in Saudi Arabia. Her name is Nan. A question for you; what do you know about Saudi Arabia? Besides oil, camels, and men with black amber eyes that can make you lose…