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Quarantine and Chill: 7 Recipes You Can Make with Those Cans of Beans You’re Hoarding.

Bean sales are at an all time high according to this NYT article. But do y'all even know what to do with those beans???? As a mexican-american, beans are a huuugggeee part of my culture and a staple food product in my household. I've compiled a list of my favorite recipes that use a variety … Continue reading Quarantine and Chill: 7 Recipes You Can Make with Those Cans of Beans You’re Hoarding.

Quarantine and Chill: 5 Aromatherapy Combinations To Curb Your Cabin Fever

Managing the scent profile in my home is essential to my comfort. My default scent is always apple cinnamon but too much of it makes me nose blind. I like to alternate between essential oil diffusion, candles, and incense. Here are some of my favorite essential oil combinations that I rotate through. 1.Rose + Lily … Continue reading Quarantine and Chill: 5 Aromatherapy Combinations To Curb Your Cabin Fever

Quarantine and Chill: 7 Things You Need to Succeed in Isolation

Oh man, it's been another crazy, busy week for me! I won my case against Airbnb (it's a long story that I'll tell another day) found out I do not have coronavirus (the testing really sucks, they stick a q-tip up your nose and it's very painful) and have been peddling out ideas left and … Continue reading Quarantine and Chill: 7 Things You Need to Succeed in Isolation

Quarantine and Chill: 5 Things To Do That Are Not Binge-Watching. Part One

Quarantine Dance Party Playlist Sort, Clean, and Organize. The world is in tough times and many of our neighbors need help. Now is the time to go through your things and get rid of all the clutter. For every item you are getting rid of, make sure it is cleaned, organize it into a category, … Continue reading Quarantine and Chill: 5 Things To Do That Are Not Binge-Watching. Part One

Into the Sun Tour: Day 21, Rivers and Roads til I Reach Nashville

You. Guys. Today’s journey was a beast. I woke up, still exhausted from yesterday’s drive, to the sound of rain pattering against my window. I was very confused considering when I drove into Little Rock yesterday, it was 92 degrees. Seeing the rain, I knew it would make my journey that much harder but I … Continue reading Into the Sun Tour: Day 21, Rivers and Roads til I Reach Nashville

Into the Sun Tour: Day ‪20, Little Rock, Arkansas‬

Today was a tougher trek than normal. Leaving my family behind is always emotionally draining which makes the drive that much longer and harder…. About halfway through the drive, the contact in my right eye dried out and folded up into itself, getting stuck under the lid of my eye. I had to pull over … Continue reading Into the Sun Tour: Day ‪20, Little Rock, Arkansas‬

Into the Sun Tour: Days 17-19

These next couple days I want to keep to myself. The time I get to spend with my family is precious. It’s been a huge joy to be around them. In fact, since I’ve been here, I haven’t felt the pain in my back at all. It hurts me to leave them; it hurts me … Continue reading Into the Sun Tour: Days 17-19

Into the Sun Tour: Day 16, Open Bell Coffee Shop

Today, I took it easy as I normally do before a show. I watched movies with my cousin and then got ready to sing tonight. For the first time on this trip, I am not going to a show alone. It felt really great to have my close family come out and support me. Especially … Continue reading Into the Sun Tour: Day 16, Open Bell Coffee Shop

Into the Sun Tour: Day 15, Day at an Asian Bathouse

I once again find my aching body ruler of my domain. I do some research and find King Spa and Waterpark in downtown Dallas. My sweet cousin wakes up earlier than me and cooks up some breakfast before I head out on my adventure. It was a little rough. The map kept telling me I … Continue reading Into the Sun Tour: Day 15, Day at an Asian Bathouse