It’s the little things…

I was always taught that it’s the little things we do that make a difference. I know some will read this and think, “What’s the big deal?” But the little things we do really does matter. Friday night, I went to ALDI ‘s to do some grocery shopping and realized I needed a quarter to... Continue Reading →

Blog 5 – A Good Day by Alex

Hello how are you? Well the truth is this week was the best I've had. Wow! It is amazing how our God Jesus cares for his children, gives them what they want, Jesus knows our hearts and fulfills our wishes and thus reflects His love towards us; He always wants us to be happy, I... Continue Reading →

Blog 4 – Alexander’s Story

Hello, I hope all of you are well. I want to take a time to share a recent experience I had. CREA (my home) was invited to an event with other Children's Homes (orphanages) in our area. They gave us all food, refreshments, and we played soccer. In a brief moment, I spoke with a... Continue Reading →

Blog 3 – Alexander’s Story

Hello, I hope you are well. I want to tell you something personal that I have felt and that has happened. While I have been in CREA, I have missed many events such as birthdays, graduations, dinners, trips, movies and other things and it is difficult to miss all those celebrations because they are of... Continue Reading →

Spring! Make Way For Ducklings…

An excerpt from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, Spring 2017... I just feel the need to write about something that happened here at the museum of fine arts in Boston. I didn't have a plan or an interest to see a particular art piece or painting of the day, but when we entered... Continue Reading →

Blog 2 – Alexander’s Story

Just another day, but is it? After coming from school, I had dinner and changed my clothes, went down the stairs of the house, and then went outside to the backyard. I was eating something with Cholo (the house dog) and then looking up in the sky, I thought about the people who have been... Continue Reading →

Blog 1 – Alexander’s Story

Hello, I hope you are well. Many times I think about the person I was and the person I am today. Sometimes I struggle and think about returning to the past but there is always something internal in me that stops me from doing so. Sometimes I have an inner struggle of what I want.... Continue Reading →


Monday of last week I shared a post about Ivan and our goal to open a transition house to help teens like him move from orphanage into independence. Later that same day, I found out Ivan has 1 month before he needs to leave the orphanage for good. Shocking… as reality hit. The next day... Continue Reading →

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