#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…

#82 Let’s Go For Walk

I’ve gotten into the habit of going on these walks every day. I really love going on early morning walks and they’re not very long. Usually it’s about 30 minutes. Sometimes my mom drags me to the park and that takes about an hour to walk. But I don’t usually like going to the park.…

#21 Women always lose.

My second cousins from Canada are visiting. Two young women, 23 and 27. My mother mentioned that the 27 year old might be suffering from depression. When the two girl decided to take a trip to Los Angeles, their parents freaked out. They were told that two young women should not be traveling alone. Continuously,…

#20 One Huge Ramble

Happy Saturday We live for the weekends. Why should we?Why do we live our entire lives for retirement?Why should we?As Americans, we are workaholics. There is a system in place. Capitalism. The rich keep getting wealthy off of the middle classes hard work.You know, I have been trying to make sense of my existence.A month…

#14 #Muslimgirl

Today is hashtag #Muslimgirl day. A whole day dedicated to representing Muslim women all over the world and how awesome they are. Originally started by the creator of the website #Muslimgirl by a sixteen year girl, Amani, ten years ago. She has blown up and her site is definitely a huge part of the Muslim…