”Own who you are – that is real power” – AW Jennifer Lopez, Salma Hayek, Rita Moreno, and Raquel Welch just to name a few. Latinas on fire after the age of 50. Is labeling a woman by age, a … Continue reading Number Ninjas on BeLatina
Dicen que toma un pueblo para criar una familia. Lo mismo es cierto para formar una comunidad fuerte. Los lazos que unen la comunidad de Awakened-Woman son las experiencias que compartimos al ser mujer. Los golpes que nos da la … Continue reading El Porque Unirte a la Comunidad Global de AW
A new school year begins this week. We watch our children start a new phase of their education. While some just begin their journey, others look forward to the culmination of young adulthood. It’s a beautiful, yet nostalgic time because … Continue reading Do We Become Our Mothers as We Get Older?
We often find ourselves worrying about the things in life we are without. It takes attention away from the blessings we’ve been granted. I’m guilty as charged of the same transgression. Although, I try to practice gratitude its constant work. For … Continue reading What Are You Grateful for In Your Life?
We are born into the world free of bias. There are no insecurities, false pretenses or labels. Love is received for the simple reason of being. Have you heard it say that all babies are beautiful? They are, soon as … Continue reading Do You Feel Beautiful?
The MeToo movement was created to provide support for survivors of sexual violence. The group began to help young minorities living in economically disadvantaged communities deal with this traumatic event. The world took greater notice to the movement about a … Continue reading “The Grape”
For the past 4 years on Monday to Friday, I wake up to an alarm ensuring a timely commute to work. My arrival at the same office these past 957 days minus vacation time has been mostly uneventful. I’m grateful … Continue reading What Are You Doing Today to Learn Something New?
The work week can be a vacuum draining happy or positive energy sometimes. People around you may have a similar way of stealing your good vibes if you let them. The days can get away from you. It’s normal to … Continue reading 2 Things You Can Do Today to Get Out of Your Ditch
Growing up in a household of mostly females, I still have trouble understanding the complexity of female relationships. During my lifetime I’ve known women who have enjoyed incredible friendships with other women, me included. My squad is small but we … Continue reading 2 Ways to Tell Whether She is Friend or Rival
Sheryl Sandberg said “If you’re pleasing everyone then you are not making any progress.” There is immense power tied into knowing and accepting who you are at the core. Few things in life will create a bigger impact. Once, you … Continue reading The “Yes” Monster: 3 Ways To Stop Being a People Pleaser