Two and a half years ago I finally allowed an orthodontist to put braces on me. It had been a battle with dentists my whole life, I hate the feeling of people working with my teeth but at last I said ok, let's do it. That was a very brave moment for me, a moment … Continue reading Smile!
May 17... another birthday!!!! Today didn't begin like any other birthday, at least not any I've had. I had a job interview this morning, which is not a normal birthday celebration, but being my birthday I think it gave me more confidence; I was thinking it has to go well because it's my birthday. I want to … Continue reading Happy Birthday!
May year 5 be as great and as seizure free as this one. Well, more if I can stay seizure free for the whole year. Well, I did stay seizure free and it was a great year, take a look at what else happened this year: I was able to complete one masters class and … Continue reading 5 years
Hello and happy Friday! I just want to remind you all that I am still offering freelance writing, either as a guest blogger for your blog, or any other type of writing, just let me know. You can see my portfolio on my blog's sidebar on the home page. Also keep reading and thank … Continue reading Happy Friday
For the last two weeks we have been celebrating because our baseball team, #teamrubio, had an amazing journey in the World Baseball Classic. Our team's participation had everyone glued to the tv, even those of us who don't like baseball or normally watch it; it was the same feeling we had last summer when Monica … Continue reading #TeamPuertoRico
I knew this day was coming but I didn't think it would be now, I thought I had at least one month, and I wasn't sure how I felt about it. Happy, scared or just nervous? But today I got the ok. I was at my 6 month visit to the neurologist and like always … Continue reading Ready to drive?
In a little less than 4 hours we will say goodbye to 2016 and welcome in the new year, 2017. 2016 has been full of surprises for the world, most of them bad news. I will not do a recount of them because I don't want to end the year thinking about all the negatives; … Continue reading Goodbye 2016
My first post for the online magazine, FeedMe PR, was just published!!!!! I'm so exited to have written something that was published online by someone other than me. This is a dream come true and it's something I have been working for, looking forward to and dreaming about for years. The posts are in Spanish, … Continue reading My post was published!!! Mi primer jolgorio de esta Navidad
This will be a short post, I just want to share some news to to keep you updated on one of my posts. On December 7, Senate approved the 21st Century Cures Act I talked about on my blog post 21st Century Cures Act. As I mentioned, this will allow for more research, and provide … Continue reading 21st Century Cures Act update
I was so happy about my new puppies yesterday that I forgot to mention something else. At about 3 p.m I got the news that the final grade for the class I just took was posted. I had almost forgotten that I was waiting for that, but one of my fellow group members sent us … Continue reading More news
Yesterday day was my third and final day of therapy for my arm and it feels like a new arm. I really can't believe it; I thought this was going to ruin my vacation but it won't! It didn't hurt while I rolled my suitcase to the car, pulled it out of the baggage claim … Continue reading Let’s make better memories
I cannot say I have been doing everything I can to stay in shape because that is just not true, but I have been making some changes. I wanted to go to the gym five times a week, and my aim every week is to do that, but that's not always posible; at least I … Continue reading Happy Friday
At the end of August my Fitbit Charge began to break, I had only had it for about seven months and the wrist band started peeling out, then the button on the right and the piece that held it fell out too. I hadn't done anything except wear it everyday. I didn't know if I … Continue reading My new Fitbit is here!
A usual Friday, I spent the whole day thinking I would go to the gym after my parents came home from work, but as soon as my mom came home she said she wanted to go to the movies. Going to the movies and sitting in a cold theater sounded like a much better idea … Continue reading Florence Foster Jenkins
My high school vice principal has been all over Facebook today, from various posts on the school's page, posts from teachers and students filled with pride. Last night José Manuel Leavitt had the honor of presenting his former student, doctor Ana Maria Polo, with the price Estrella tu Mundo (Your World Star) at the awards … Continue reading Proud Mr. Leavitt