#178 Disappointment

For me, one of the biggest struggles of being an artist is the pressure I put on myself to be creative. https://anchor.fm/frshta/episodes/178-Disappointment-eucae9 I like to write, I like to paint, I like to draw, I like to create films, I like to play the piano and just be a creative person in general. I’m not…

#177 rushed

https://anchor.fm/frshta/episodes/177-Rushed-etvtj2 I was not prepared for this weeks blog and it was definitely rushed. Since Friday, I have been extremely busy redoing my room. It has been a chaotic mess. I was just going to do some cleaning and move my bed to the other side. I tried to get rid of a bunch of…

#176 Spring

https://anchor.fm/frshta/episodes/176-Spring-etc6ph https://anchor.fm/frshta/episodes/176-Spring-etc6ph Spring is amongst us.Can you believe it has been one year since the safer at home order? One year since our lives as we knew it changed. It feels like a long time ago, yet it doesn't at the same time. What a scary time it was. A time that will go down…

#175 rugrats, a progressive cartoon

Have you ever had a role model and you didn’t even know it? I have and her name was Angelica Pickles. Angelica Pickles was the three-year-old that showed me what a strong girl looks like. She was fierce, yet kind. Angelica was the antagonist of the 90s shows called Rugrats. She was probably the biggest…

#174 women who support women

The Palm Coffee Bar by Joanna Teresa Heart There is nothing like women who support each other. Especially when there is this giant world that is constantly telling women to sit down and shut up or pushing them against each other. I want to highlight someone very dear to me this week especially since we…

#173 “my daughter is as strong as a man,”

It is national women's month in March. In the classroom that I co-teach in, I started going over what Women’s month means and why. We watched a couple of videos and then we picked a Nearpod assignment. Nearpod is premade lessons by LAUSD and other teachers that are accessible to all educators. We scrolled through…