Monday Inspiration: November 27, 2017

By: Gabriela Yareliz Happy Monday, my lovely friends. I wanted to start off the week with the following thought. I was listening to a podcast on the train, as I often do. It was The Skinny Confidential, featuring guest Melissa Wood-Tepperberg (of @melissawoodhealth). She was sharing information about her health journey, past eating disorders, plantContinue reading “Monday Inspiration: November 27, 2017”

Monday Inspiration: June 5, 2017

By: Gabriela Yareliz I am on my lunch break, thinking back at something my mom suggested, which is entirely true. As I am facing my newest hurdle in this magical and mysterious thing called life, she reminded me, “This is not like one of your cases that you can just resolve.” What is it aboutContinue reading “Monday Inspiration: June 5, 2017”

Friday Glee: March 18, 2016

“Compassion and dialogue are essentially vulnerable positions. If you are into control and predictability, you will seldom descend into the weakness of listening or the scariness of dialogue. You will not only be incapable of hearing others, but you will also be incapable of hearing God. How we do anything is usually how we doContinue reading “Friday Glee: March 18, 2016”

Thursday Brain Dump: May 21, 2015

ISSUES OF CONTROL:  By: Gabriela Yareliz Greetings. I should be studying or sleeping. One of the two. Instead, I am here. The mind has been on a constant study roll. It’s incredible. My mind is like a giant pitcher with a bunch of Kool-Aid sloshing around. With the smiley face on it… Yeah, keep theContinue reading “Thursday Brain Dump: May 21, 2015”

Be Still and Know

“Seek you the LORD while he may be found, call you upon him while he is near:” Isaiah 55:6 He says, “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.” Psalm 46:10

Lift My Life Up, By: Unspoken

“Lift My Life Up” You brought me this far so why would I question You now You have provided so why would I start to doubt I’ve never been stranded, abandoned or left here to fight alone So I’m giving You control I lift my life, lift my life up I give it all inContinue reading “Lift My Life Up, By: Unspoken”

Intern ready

By: Gabriela Yareliz I have pre-internship jitters. Just the usual butterflies in the stomach. Normale. I do have to say, this is one of those experiences. The one where everything works out, and things fall into place. An experience that reminds me that someone greater than me has a plan, and He is working itContinue reading “Intern ready”


By: Gabriela Yareliz I saw this at the I like, I wish, I heart  blog, and I smiled. Don’t we all feel like this at some point or another? It is spring break for me, and I’ve been alternating between doing assignments and watching foreign films. I’ve discovered Bollywood films make me happy while French filmsContinue reading “Possibilities”

Behke Behke

By: Gabriela Yareliz I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend. I hope we all ate with moderation, or as my friend Dennis would say, “Temperance brother, temperance…” I’ve been thinking a lot and I’ve come to some conclusions. 1] Love is an interesting concept. Often times we think of people as deserving love orContinue reading “Behke Behke”

Battles of Control

The tricks we try and how they can fail. By: Gabriela Yareliz Gonzalez         This past Christmas season, I was in terror at the thought of the mall. It wasn’t the overload of people or the uncertainty of certain purchases; it was the group of aggressive sale merchants that linger between stores sometimes stalking youContinue reading “Battles of Control”