Hidden Gems

Meet 5-Year-Old Basketball Prodigy Sosa Cruz

Basketball prodigy Sosa Taeko Cruz was born in Atlanta, Georgia on May 10, 2014. She is the fourth born of five children and in her spare time she enjoys gymnastics, watching Spongebob Squarepants and playing with her Shopkins. Her first love, however, is basketball. Sosa attended her 1st high school basketball game at nine months… Continue reading Meet 5-Year-Old Basketball Prodigy Sosa Cruz

My Life Be Like

How Birth Control Changed My Life

Birth control has become so widely available for women, and it has been used not only to prevent pregnancy, but as an antidepressant, acne treatment, to help lessen period cramps or bleeding, and probably a ton of other things I don't know about. I've used almost every birth control under the sun: the pill, the… Continue reading How Birth Control Changed My Life


My Body

When I was younger I got made fun of constantly for being skinny. I was called a giraffe and boys would say things like "look at those mosquito bites" referring to my non existent boobs and "save some for the other trees" when I would drink from the water fountain. Most of my friends developed early… Continue reading My Body


Slowly Transforming into a Risk Taker

Cherish these nights, cherish these people Life is a movie, but there'll never be a sequel ~ Nicki Minaj Here I am. It is  9:29pm on May 9th... it is a Tuesday. We are halfway through the year and what have I accomplished... a couple things. But now it is time to go all in… Continue reading Slowly Transforming into a Risk Taker


If Only I Could Cut People Off/ Was in Shape

“You cannot expect to live a positive life if you hang with negative people.” ― Joel Osteen I am not in a good mood today. I honestly feel like some of the people around me are bringing me down. You know what that means... time to start cutting people off. I hate that it's hard… Continue reading If Only I Could Cut People Off/ Was in Shape


My Quest for Inner Peace

“Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.” ― Mahatma Gandhi Hey guys 🙂 This weekend was pretty chill. I didn't party like I did last weekend, but I did get into some other fun things. I binge watched episodes of Power and… Continue reading My Quest for Inner Peace