Motivational Tuesday

If there is one thing that I learned from Ronda Rousey is not to be a “do nothing b****.”

When things get unbearable and I feel like quitting on life I remember this video. Every time I watch it or even remember it, it checks me back into my reality. All my goals, dreams and desires can’t be accomplish if I just sit back and wait for it to happen.

I know a lot of people (including myself), who feel out of control all the time. After hearing what she represents and how she was raised; made me what to be in the same mindset.

Training MMA disciplines you in so many ways. It forces you to fight and train like a beast. To not mess up and keep your focus because once you let your guard down BOOM your already on the floor.

I love that these woman are representing that in their own way. That they are some bad b******.

Family Weekend

Happy Monday Everyone

Can you believe Ronda got knocked out!!! hahaha Sorry I just couldn’t wait to share with you my amazement for KO.

This weekend was pretty amazing considering what I was doing. On Saturday was my grandma’s birthday. Our whole family came together to throw her a party. I rarely get to see my whole family together, so when we are the whole house is full of laughter, love and memories. My godfather made my favorite food which was birria de res and my godmother made the rice and beans.

Let me tell you that the food was perfection! Everything was on point and you could taste all the hard work put into it. I was extremely grateful that they made all the food for our hungry family.

After we ate all the men in my family including my boyfriend were doing everything to make sure that we got to see the fight. They finally got it and everything was at ease. Then of course we lose the stream connection and miss the Ronda Rousey fight with Holly Holms. All we heard was the reaction from my cousins phone since he still had a steam connection.

Before we rushed home to see how Ronda lost, we sang my grandma Happy Birthday. I wanted to buy her this special Lotus Musical Candle I saw. I thought it was so amazing that my grandma deserved it. With the stress of almost burning the house down I asked my sister to record everything. The next day I finally saw the video and the excitement and happiness I saw on her face was absolutely priceless. It made my day knowing that she felt like the Queen she is.

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When we got home we saw the whole thing and it was amazing! I loved how humble and truly overjoyed Holly was for winning the title. Seeing her dominate Ronda was beautiful and so magical. You could really tell that she was in her zone.

I know I can’t wait to see her next fight and see her grow as an MMA fighter.

 

Have an amazing Monday!

-Erika

It’s FRIDAY!!

This morning I woke up so happy its finally FRIDAY! I love when the weekend comes so quickly because I get to just relax and go on adventures with MLB. I know that I’m really excited this weekend because of two reason. Number one it is my grandma;s birthday so we are having a family party with a lot of amazing food!!! Reason number two Ronda Rousey is fighting on Saturday. Now I am not a huge fan of hers but I respect her and what she is capable of. She has this Floyd Mayweather personality that I don’t like so I am rooting for Holly Holm. I really want her to win not only because she is an amazing boxer but I feel like she has the potential to actually beat Ronda.

Here is some of my favorite music that captures my excitement for this weekend! Hope you guys enjoy!

 

-Erika