American Educated and Mexican Cultivated

In 2010, I first launched this site with the idea of writing and sharing. Since then it's evolved into something else that I'm not sure what to call it anymore. I am a journalist, I'm Latina y soy bilingüe. Call me a blogger? No se. This site features all that is me and all that I love, that includes health, fitness, technology, cultura, education, and growth... I'm a bit of an open book, have fun explorando!


Ever heard of an horchata latte?

Tierra Mia   Just picture the following… you order an horchata latte, yes! An horchata latte. Like, a latte with a taste of horchata. You sit down, pull out your laptop. Estas escuchando a Vicente Fernandez mientras trabajas un poco en tus miles de proyectos. The environment around the cafe is hipster and trendy… and get this, you’re in el…

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10 Steps Towards Self-care

Upon graduation, I made it a top priority to take care of myself and practice “self-care”. Why? Well for the past two years, self-care was not something I was too familiar with. I wanted the ultimate balance in life between work and school, priorities and fun. But me wanting it wasn’t enough…. I never slept my eight hours nor did I…

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Feliz mes de la herencia hispana/ Happy Hispanic Heritage Month! … a todos los latinos! A los que hablan español, and those who speak English OR those who speak both, and sometimes SPANGLISH como yo. Latinos come in all shapes, sizes, colors, and textures… it’s what makes our cultura so beautiful and unique. Felicidades a todos los países que celebran…