People don't come here illegally because they want to break the law, they come here illegally because it's the only way they can in their desperate situation (meaning waiting X amount of years isn't an option). Illegal immigrants pay thousands of dollars to get here (that they would contribute to the U.S. if there was an avenue for … Continue reading Illegal Immigration into the U.S.
In January of last year, I took a job that taught me a lot about interpersonal relationships, office politics, and how to deal with an alcoholic for a boss. Within the first week at this company, my boss was already bad-mouthing employees in front of me, asking me (at noon) if I wanted to join him for … Continue reading How I Dealt With A Boss From Hell
My dad is an old school Cuban; born right before the Cuban Revolution of 1959, he witnessed enough crimes committed by the Castro Regime to despise anything that resembles communism. My great grandfather immigrated to Cuba from Catalonia, Spain in the late 1800s, my grandfather built on the work of his father, and my father was … Continue reading Petty Politics
Hi guys! I made another clustered bar graph to show my common sources of calcium. The graph is based on the serving sizes on nutritional labels. If you haven't tried Califia Farms Toasted Coconut Milk, you're missing out! For more information on vegan sources of calcium, click here. Below is a quote directly from The Vegan Society … Continue reading Where Do Vegans Get Their Calcium?
“I am in love with every church And mosque And temple And any kind of shrine Because I know it is there That people say the different names Of the One God.” — Hafiz We are a nation founded on religious freedom. We are a nation of immigrants. The Muslim ban is not only morally wrong, it … Continue reading On The Muslim Ban
Temperature was 56° F. Had brunch at O.T.L. in the Design District. Marlene had a croissant and a latte. I had avocado toast and mint tea. We went to the bay. I took photos of Marlene. We saw a manatee. It was a beautiful day. Below: Marlene, mint tea, and a manatee.
Every vegan/vegetarian has been asked this question at least once. I made this little clustered bar graph to show the common sources of protein for me. The graph is based on the serving sizes on nutritional labels but I think most of us usually eat more than the recommended amount😂. If you're a vegan who's into working … Continue reading Where Do Vegans Get Their Protein?