Showing Our Veterans Matter everyday not just Veterans day

I am not a fan of holidays or choosing a specific date to celebrate something. I try to enjoy every day as much as I can. I also make sure that every day I let those I care about know they mean something to me. My Veterans Day Tradition Every year on Veteran’s day I send…

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9 Years After my 25th Birthday

Nine years ago when I turned 25 I remember thinking of goals that I had set for myself which today as I turn 34 make very little sense to me. My life would turn around in as little as those next 3 years. 6 years ago I decided to leave the world of being an…

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The #LoTieneChiquito Campaign

Lo Tiene Chiquito Angiemille

Getting ready for the New Year in Puerto Rico means lots of celebrations in backyards or  outdoor venues; we are in the tropics and don’t need to stay in to celebrate. But many of us decide to be cautious about open air parties for one important reason. On our densely populated island, everyone lives close…

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To the Veterans

Alex and Robert in Afghanistan

When I was 17 I made the decision to join the military and to this day I clearly did not understand very well what I was getting into. There where a few things that motivated my enlistment and one of them was following in the steps of my Uncle Rey and both my Grandfathers who…

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My 3 words for 2013

Isla Verde New Year's Day 2013

Many people go crazy by creating resolutions and of goals that they probably don’t believe they are going to reach during the first few weeks or days of the new year. While I was doing my last workout of 2012 yesterday with our neighbor’s husband who is German and lives in Romania part of the…

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