Why I Lost My Motivation.. & How I Got It Back!

Why I Lost My Motivation.. & How I Got It Back!

3 months ago I had gotten into a new relationship. After about a year and some change of being single and about 3 months or so of me finding my own way I decided that it might be time to get into a serious committed relationship. The one thing I desperately (believed) I needed was someone to support me and motivate me to keep going on my journey of rebuilding myself. What I didn't count on was losing my drive to show others how I've been progressing, not to mention my drive to progress in the first place!

Rebuild Yourself: Get Your Power Back!

When I first thought of the idea for María's Mentiras to be a lifestyle brand, I wanted to emphasize on Women Power. And what I mean by that is I wanted to give the women or men that read my blog their power back. I wanted to let it be known that no matter how far you fall into this rock bottom pit of lies and mistakes you could always find the strength and have the time to get back up. It is never too late to realize that the lies we tell ourselves aren't as precious as the truth we could be living. [...]

How I Lost My Tooth & Why Regular Dental Visits are So Important

How I Lost My Tooth & Why Regular Dental Visits are So Important

This Thursday I lost one of my molars. It was mortifying! But I like to look on the bright side of things. By using this incident as a tool to encourage proper dental hygiene to those who think the same way that I thought about the dentist. I know, I know the dentist is in no way a fun place to go to but regular check ups with your dentist are very important. They could save your tooth or even possibly your life. [...]

Doing it Wrong Until You Can Do it Right

Doing it Wrong Until You Can Do it Right

When being nice goes terribly wrong.. Sometimes people don't want to be corrected. And sometimes helping people out doesn't come off as helpful especially if you're an introvert at the gym. See now, I am fairly new to working out at the gym. I spent most of the past year working out at home. So all of the machines and how to use them are a little tricky for me. But nevertheless, I'd still rather figure shit out myself than have a stranger tell me how to do it correctly. [...]