Makeachangebeachange · Messianics · POV · Shabbat

The Heart of the Shema

It has been a very rough week. I've been fighting some internal and external battles.  I was tempted to skip Shabbat services but I knew that I couldn't because going always lifts my spirits and puts me in a much better mood; no matter what has gone on the previous week and it helps me… Continue reading The Heart of the Shema

Culture · Makeachangebeachange · YOLO

Be Somebody Who Makes Everybody Feel Like a Somebody

Realationships with others is one of several things that keeps me going. There are few things that I love more than meeting new people and getting to know their story. Often times I embarrass my older sister because I tend to start conversations with others that I have never talked to when I am in… Continue reading Be Somebody Who Makes Everybody Feel Like a Somebody

Culture · Girl Power · Makeachangebeachange · Mental Ilness · POV · Story Time · YOLO

Beauty is Not Defined By Size; Young Girls Need To Be Taught This

Eight - the age she became obsessed with everything that she ate. Nine - her friends were playing with yo-yo toys, but she was messing with yo-yo diets. Ten - all she wants is to fit in; she used a combination of diet pills with exercise drills. Eleven - all she sees is her so-called bigger built… Continue reading Beauty is Not Defined By Size; Young Girls Need To Be Taught This

Culture · Makeachangebeachange · Mental Ilness · POV · Story Time · YOLO

Story Time by Lama-Leah. “The Rose Among Wildflowers”

There once was a bouquet of flowers. The bouquet mostly had purple wild flowers in it and were arranged in a mason jar. Though most of the flowers were wild flowers it had one red rose in the arrangement. The purple flowers made fun of the rose for being different. They didn't see any value… Continue reading Story Time by Lama-Leah. “The Rose Among Wildflowers”

Culture · Education · YOLO

What Every Teacher Needs to Hear About Students Who “Just Don’t Get It”

Teacher, "I have your tests graded" My heart sinks. I start getting consumed with the worry of crying in front of my peers because I know I will never be as smart or valuable in their eyes. Teacher, "I was really impressed by how you guys did. Your class had a few low scores but… Continue reading What Every Teacher Needs to Hear About Students Who “Just Don’t Get It”