If you spend a lot of time on your computer, make sure you take frequent breaks. Take it from me.
I was recently diagnosed with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, which is a condition where the median nerve is irritated and inflamed. This can cause pain, tingling, burning and twitching sensations on the hands and arms. The way that I got it was by my 'long breaks' after shortly working on school stuff, which were technically many hours long. I also had my wrists bent in an awkward…Continue
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He is the co-owner of the Coffee Box, a local coffee shop.
But you might not guess that by looking at Abel Baca, as he makes small talk with the barista, cleans the…Continue
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I hope everyone had (or will have) a great first week of school.
I'm supposed to be a senior this year, but I'm so far behind I don't know what to consider myself. It's really difficult as a homeschooler to know if you are leveled with your peers. I honestly wish I was attending a real school. I regret not having the traditional high school experience, you know - homecoming, prom, graduation, etc.
I succeeded academically from K - 7th…Continue
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Women in Movies
I love watching movies! Practically anyone can say this. There’s a movie genre for everyone out there, although some are more popular than others. Regardless, I’m sure most of us can say we’ve sat down and enjoyed plenty of movies in our lives...but do we ever stop to think about what message the movie is sending to the audience apart from the overall themes of the movie…Continue
Added by Celeste Ledesma on August 14, 2015 at 10:30pm — No Comments
A Conversation About the Lack of Latino Representation in Hollywood
In a recent interview, John Leguizamo (Colombian-American actor, comedian, and writer) made the following remark while discussing the lack of Latino representation in Hollywood and pop culture: “I [was] watching TV, and...watching…Continue
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For the College First-year...
For those of us that are students, the new semester is fast approaching (although some have already started). I am a junior at Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania, and although my school is far from my home in El Paso, Texas, after three months, I am just so excited go back and see all my friends again, decorate my dorm room, and get back into the swing of things. I wasn’t always this hyped about…Continue
Added by Celeste Ledesma on August 9, 2015 at 9:39pm — No Comments
Target is moving in a different direction in featuring their toys for children. In a press release on their website, beginning on the 7th of August they state that their toys will no longer limit to one gender and instead advertised as "kids" as a way for customers better roam through the store.Target writes, "reference to gender, including the use of pink, blue, yellow or green paper on the back walls of our shelves,"as a better method to stop gender boundaries, but will this mean an…Continue
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Kelly Osbourne's Racist Remark
This week, on an episode of The View, an ABC morning talk show, guest-star co-host Kelly Osbourne (singer, actor, and fashion designer) made a remark that many consider racist. The women on the show were talking about Donald Trump’s racist remarks and political stance on immigration, when Osbourne said the following: “If you kick every Latino…Continue
Added by Celeste Ledesma on August 6, 2015 at 12:07am — No Comments
I just wanted to tell you all about my experience these past weeks working for the Latinitas Summer Camp, here in El Paso Texas. Like I've told you in my previous post, I am new to this organization and so everything was new to me. I didn't know anyone but everyone was really nice and friendly and made me feel very welcomed! I loved the…Continue
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some of the stuff you see on the on the internet is not
so you need to check twice
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Hi girls! Are you ready for a fantastic week of learning some stuff about technology! You guys will have different activities to do, you will be very busy this week.Get ready for a crazy week of learning things you haven't learned.
GET READY !
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I never imagined id be one to write about menopausal mothers, as I would blindly like to forget that my mother has passed through this stage in her life.
My boyfriends’ family is going through what seems like the most difficult time with their mother and her erratic behavior. I am sure it is both her repetitive child like behavior that’s slowly making them feel as though they are losing their mind. In the 2 years that…Continue
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