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He Could Be the One

He Could Be the One

Estefania Salinas, Staff Reporter

March 25, 2020

Is this really happening? Is he the one? I can’t even remember the last time I'd asked myself this question. When you think hard about it, sometimes it doesn’t happen. All the good things that enter anyone’s life happen at the moment they least expect it. I have heard it so many times and couldn’...

He Was Just Not That Into Me

He Was Just Not That Into Me

Estefania Salinas, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2020

As he walked from a distance, my eyes quickly followed. I felt a genuine connection. An unfamiliar face that I had never seen before, gave me, for the first time, a fluttery feeling in my stomach. From that moment, I was curious to find out more about that unfamiliar face. I was just a freshman getting used to college l...

My Lucky Numbers: 2, 8, and 24

My Lucky Numbers: 2, 8, and 24

Estefania Salinas, Impact Staff

March 13, 2020

I was totally in love with Kobe Bryant. I admire how humble he was, how he treated his girls, and his talent on the basketball court. His smile was contagious and his powerful messages would always make me tear up and think about my life. His relationship with Gianna was heartwarming and reminds me of...

“We Are the Bad Guys Out to Get You”

“We Are the Bad Guys Out to Get You”

Estefania Salinas, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2020

This semester, I am going to write more than just sweet nostalgic recipes. It is my final semester here at Mercy College and I am going to be honest about things that I have been through these past few weeks. I had a rough couple of weeks. I commuted the last few years and I wanted to make a change...

Dinner With the Girls!

Dinner With the Girls!

Estefania Salinas, Staff Reporter

December 6, 2019

My best friend and I have a lot in common. We are very close to our parents; we love to try different things and we love to cook! Our Spanish mothers have taught us small tasteful recipes to make, but sometimes we learned on our own. Cooking with Krystal is always great vibes. I would say she would...

A Little Sazon Brings Us Together!

A Little Sazon Brings Us Together!

Estefania Salinas, Staff Reporter

December 6, 2019

It’s my first year living on campus as a Resident Assistant and the experience has been great so far. I enjoy my single room and my privacy because I need it. Being an RA is crazy, there are so many responsibilities but I have learned a lot so far. The rules to follow, bonding with students and...

Salty Memories

Salty Memories

Estefania Salinas, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2019

Its Sunday morning a rare smell traveled trough the first floor and made its way through the stairs and into my parent’s room. As I hear my mother walk down the stairs she asks me “Que cocinas?” My small hands carefully cut the onions into small pieces as tears ran down my innocent cheeks. The...

A Taste of the Garcia’s

A Taste of the Garcia’s

Estefania Salinas, Staff Reporter

September 18, 2019

Did you ever wonder that cooking brings the best memories with our loved ones? In the beginning, when I heard such a thing from my mother, I really did not put much thought into it. Me cooking? That’s crazy, my mother can do all the cooking and I can help with the tasting part, then washing the d...

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