Goodbye Spring, Hello Summer 2022!

Goodbye Spring and Hello Summer! It’s been hot here in Southern California. I wanted to welcome the season many have been waiting for, the season of fun! Many people plan trips out of state or country. Some visit the beach frequently, and others prefer the pool. But so many of us are ready for family visits and visits from long-time friends. Just like you, I … Continue reading Goodbye Spring, Hello Summer 2022!

Mental Health Awareness Month: How are you?

I know. I’ve been away for quite some time. But I’m happy to be back and ready to blog! May 1st marked the first day of Mental Health Awareness Month! This month is important to me and for many others. I want to take the time to show my appreciation for this month. Before I continue, how are you? I feel that this is a … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Month: How are you?

Raised by a Single Father: His Struggles

For those of you that personally know me, know I was raised by a single father. Let me tell you, it wasn’t easy raising 4 children alone. I’ve seen my dad going through quite a bit while growing up. Here are a few things I saw my hard-working dad go through. Financially: Growing up we didn’t have a babysitter to watch us. We watch ourselves! … Continue reading Raised by a Single Father: His Struggles

April 29, 2020 is National Denim Day

TODAY IS NATIONAL DENIM DAY! What is denim day you might ask. Earlier this month I discussed about a topic that many of you might remember reading. National Denim Day is a event were many people wear denim jeans to raise awareness about rape and sexual assault. Well how did denim day come about? Here’s the story. According to research this took place in Italy. … Continue reading April 29, 2020 is National Denim Day

It’s Our 1 Year Anniversary!

Today April 1, 2020 marks 1 year of Everything’s Otay! I want to take the time and write a small post for all of you that have been reading my blog since day one and those of you that just started. I want to thank each and everyone of you for taking the time out of your day to read my blog and allowing me … Continue reading It’s Our 1 Year Anniversary!

When Our Lives Changed, Unexpectedly (Part 2)

It gets difficult recalling this memory. For those of you that just clicked on this post, this is a story that took place in my siblings and my life and A LOT happened during this time. To find out how we got here please take a moment to read Part 1. What We Found Out: From this point on, I can’t remember everything that happened, … Continue reading When Our Lives Changed, Unexpectedly (Part 2)