Sierra is a junior studying international business and Spanish at Saint Louis University-Madrid. Aside from forgetting to call her parents, Sierra spends her time traveling, hiking, sending dog pictures to her friends, and telling dad jokes.
Sierra ZimaIt’s no surprise that brain training apps are taking over people’s phones. I mean, it’s time to put the smart in smartphone, right?
There are advertisements for these apps on your social medi...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaNew Year's Eve. A time for us to celebrate the previous year's fails and triumphs. A time for us to make resolutions and goals for the upcoming year. A time for us to gather with friends and family, e...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaWe’ve all been jealous one time or another, I know I have. I remember feeling jealous when my boyfriend started talking to a girl friend (not girlfriend, because that’s me) at a bar. Jealousy is a...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaI’m sure at some point or another, you’ve used the word “crazy” to describe someone. Maybe you said to a friend, “wow, my boyfriend’s ex sure is crazy”. Or maybe you scoff under your bre...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaWith the recent movements against sexual harassment and sexual assault, such as the #MeToo Movement, it’s still shocking to see that some criminals still get away with their crimes. What’s even mo...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaDespite what many people think, Spain is cold in the winter time, at least in Madrid. There’s a saying here: nueve meses de invierno y tres de infierno which just means it’s really hot for three ...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaWe live in a world where we are connected. Phones, TV, tablets, laptops…screens. We freak out if we've misplaced our phone or complain when a page takes too long to load or feel those "ghost vibrati...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaThe California wildfires for the 2018 season have been dubbed the most destructive in the history of California. A total of 7,579 fires have burned 1,667,855 acres of land, a new record according to t...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaMaybe you’re like me and binge watched the Chilling Adventures of Sabrina this weekend because you grew up with the original Archie Comics Sabrina or watched Sabrina the Teenage Witch, a coming-of...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaI think one of the most relaxing things in the world is vegging out. Sitting on the couch, binge watching Netflix, eating junk food, not having care in the world. I vegged out the entire weekend, and ...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaIn Spain, like once a month, there’s a holiday that falls on a Friday. These holidays translate into two things for me: a day without waking up early for school (because it’s closed) and an extra ...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaWhen I was a teenager, maybe 13 or 14, I sat down every Tuesday evening to watch America’s Next Top Model. Being a girl interested in the beauty pageant and modeling scene at the time, the show was ...Continue reading
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