It sucks feeling like you’re all alone in the world. Especially when you’re facing a potentially fatal illness like cancer. It’s kind of like when nobody would pick you for a game of dodge ball in 2nd grade, because you had coke-bottle glasses and a mess of untamable, black curly hair. As if being nerdy and having...Por aquí, chica!
As non-Caucasian women, we don’t always have the easiest time finding the best make-up for our skin tone or products that fit our specific hair needs (ever tried to tame curls in 85% humidity?). Going through a variety of shampoos and foundations to find the right one is a little like kissing a bunch of frogs to get to Prince...Por aquí, chica!
So you’re standing in front of your closet trying to decide what to wear. You finally settle on your prettiest white shirt. Just as you are putting it on, you notice them. Nasty yellow deodorant stains right on the armpits. The proverbial mosca en la sopa. So effing annoying! Try as you might there is no getting those stubborn...Por aquí, chica!
It’s only March but your New Year’s resolutions are already out the window. Aaargh! Why is it that you can’t stick to an exercise regimen/quit smoking/stop biting your nails? Your mami has an iron will, how come you didn’t inherit that instead of her child-bearing hips? Forming a habit, or should we say forming good habits,...Por aquí, chica!
This is it. This is the year that you’re finally getting your butt in gear and getting serious about a fitness regimen. No more dilly-dallying and signing up to a gym only to quit 3 months later; or jumping from one fitness craze or useless diet to another. Time to buckle down and get serious; but not without a little help, of...Por aquí, chica!
Mami has always been your rock, your shoulder to cry on, your pillar of strength. When you were little and got sick, she made you caldo de pollo and rubbed Vick’s VapoRub on your chest. Unfortunately, there are illnesses that require more than a little TLC and a little more understanding that even mami can offer. Patients...Por aquí, chica!