When will the mental health of veterans become a priority

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As I read the sad news about the Fort Hood shooting, I look at it from the lens of  how the military still does not consider certain internal injuries which can affect a veterans state of mind, as something critical to treat. I remember just before my daughter was born around 2010, I was driving …

Igniting a Revolution – Mueblerias Berrios Listens

This is the sixth post of my Igniting a Revolution Series. On rare occasions I get to express my frustrations online. Now days I do it less as I work on subtracting occasions where I spend time on negatively charged events in my life. When I am in a negative situation I first look into how I …

Support One of My Favorite Local Bands

At  the third Independiente my friends from Puerto Rico Indie and Frecuencias Alternas produced, I was able to listen to Eduardo Alegria of  Alegria Rampante, live for the first time. As every other Independiente event, I quickly understood why Alegria Rampante had been chosen to play on a night where Neil Gaiman and Amanda Palmer took …

Friends, Food Trucks, and Family

The previous week I spent most of my time connecting with old friends and family. My main objective was understanding what is the best way to approach a few new opportunities that have been presented to me. Nice hotel, Good Vegan Food, and Even Better Friends My week started flying off to Boston where I …

Medalla Beer, From Missed Opportunity to Promoting Vandalism

For me Old San Juan has always been an escape to walk on the streets that our ancestors built while living in the present. When you visit Old San Juan, the images of cobblestone streets gets imprinted in the minds of those that and it could be a great memory to take back home to …

Happy Birthday Super Mom!

I sometimes write about those who are part of my support systems and I appreciate having them as friends and supporters. But I sometimes don’t put the spotlight enough on someone who for me is the major support system in my life. 9 Birthday’s Together This is the 9th birthday I celebrate with my life …

No Exact Words can Express It!

I can write all day about how I feel about equality is of importance. How I think every human deserves the same rights and opportunities. More importantly how some should appreciate the fact that they were handed those opportunities and make the best of them. Sometimes I become selfish and I realize that I want …

Wild Dolphins

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As a vegan I have a hard time watching dolphins perform in an environment they were not meant to be. The past few days we have been lucky enough to be able to watch Dolphins from the coast. Last year in november I was able to see my first Dolphin in the wild and today …

Think Before You Post or Share

In 2004 I left the Island of Puerto Rico to go and work in Midtown Manhattan. I have a deep appreciation for that city and the many great people I met who are know close friends. A few months into my new job in New York City, I learned that some of the co-workers that …

Puerto Rico Firefighter Rescues Dog

As I am getting ready for a meeting with a client I was able to see a tweet sent out by our friends over at @sasfapr. Nuestras felicitaciones a los Bomberos de Puerto Rico por salvar la vida de este perrito. http://t.co/Cm3rG8MDvs #sasfapr — SASFAPR (@SASFAPR) August 20, 2013 The Tweet is congratulating of our …