Posted by marika on Aug 18, 2012 in Articles
Or in a Man’s Case, She is Lying Online.
The first time I signed up on online dating sites it was exciting because it was the first time I felt that accessing hot eligible men was actually going to be easy. Well, so what most people would like to believe. Where it gets difficult is when the other person lies about who they really are. There have been a few times where I didn’t see the signs before meeting the guy in person and found out who...
Posted by marika on Jan 21, 2012 in Articles
Smart Parents Help Create Them
A part of me feels that certain children are “born hustlers” but from experience I know that to be a good one my parents helped tremendously. Part of being a hustler is knowing how to manage your money when you get a job. These days most people are working more than one job and that is when managing your money gets a bit difficult. The biggest challenge for me when I worked multiple jobs at a time was keeping...
Posted by marika on Jan 20, 2012 in Articles
Or Actually Pretty Smart?
Two movies come to mind while writing this article, Clueless and Legally Blonde. They both were a great depiction of how beautiful women that are seemingly ditsy or “bimboish” actually end up proving to be pretty smart chicks. However, I am writing this article because I was watching the bio of Marilyn Monroe with my mother one day only to realize that she is actually really smart. It’s something I...
Posted by marika on Dec 31, 2011 in Articles
They Keep Dancing
I am fascinated by people who are faced with physical challenges in life and supersede what most people believe they wouldn’t be capable of. These people push me to do more and help keep me in the mindset that anything really is possible. However, the deaf and hearing impaired are most dear to my heart. As a child, I had to get tubes surgically placed into my ears due to constant ear infections I was getting. As a result of the...
Posted by marika on Aug 31, 2011 in Articles
A Dedication to Scout Bassett
Last week, I was in Michigan for training and never imagined I would have so much to write about. The last day was the most amazing because the company invited a beautiful young lady to speak by the name of Scout Bassett. Her speech was so touching that I found myself holding back tears in that auditorium. I was completely in awe of her speech. Not only is she absolutely amazing but her story is even more inspiring. I...