"No one makes me as happy as he does.
When we first step onto the field, sometimes we're making a life long commitment. Kacey, who is today's February fashion featured individual, began her soccer career right after she could take her first steps. Since then, she hasn't quit playing and has been participating on high school and league teams. Next year, Kacey will be playing Division One soccer in college. The sport has been a huge part of her life, and she's definitely had to make a lot of sacrifices for her schedule. Yet, it's all paid off in the end. It's all about pushing yourself to the limit and striving to be the best; however, at the core, any sport should first be fun. We wouldn't do it if we didn't first love it, and this is what Kacey loves to do.
If you have a dream, you should follow it. If you have a goal, you should keep trying to meet it. That's the mentality of Brian, a young artist in the making and today's February fashion featured individual. Brian began his roots in music when he was 8 and sang in a nearby mall's karaoke night where he won tickets to Six Flags for his performance. A few years later, he joined his middle school choir where he received a solo in his very first year. It set him up to conquer his high school's performing realm, and Brian began his freshmen year in the arts department's vocal academy. He was a bit nervous in a new environment but the confidence he soon gained set him up for an even greater pursuit of music.
People have passions. It can be math, writing, science, or in the case of Julia, today's fashion featured individual, it can be art. We've previously explored her love of this creative area but she has given an even further and in depth look as to what art means to her and how art can encompass more than we think. Julia's passion has built her up in ways that a regular education could not, and art has given her a medium in which to strength other areas of her life. Importantly, through her expressive courses, Julia has learned about one of the greatest tools to improvement: criticism. There's no more being complacent.
What was once a new year seems to be moving fast. It's more than halfway past February, and before we know it, it's already March. Then, right before our eyes, it's summer again, everyone's favorite season. For today's men's outdoor fashion featured individual, Alvaro, his summer plans are already in the works, and he's counting down the days. Along with his older brother, Carlo, Alvaro plans to explore and adventure around the nation from east to west, north to south. For just a single country, there seems to be a whole world of activities that can fill a lifetime. Hopefully, the memories today's young man gets to experience are memories that'll stick with him for a lifetime.
Hitting the keys of the piano has always been an escape physically, mentally, and emotionally for today's February fashion featured individual, Priscilla, and there is no other place she'd rather be. Priscilla's an exceptionally smart young woman, but her true passions lie beyond the paper and pencil in the classroom. For her, music is far more than just a hobby; it's a vital part of her lifestyle. However, she's had her share of doubts and hardships with playing piano. As a nearly fully self taught player, there's a lot of obstacles when the only person to motivate Priscilla is herself, but she always finds a way to overcome whatever is thrown her way.
Any family filled with love is a success one, and Kasey, who's today's February fashion featured individual, comes from a family who is just that. Yet along the way, they struggled and faced a battle like many others, a battle of inequality. He remembers when at last his parents were wed and joyously raised clasped hands. It took a whole decade, but finally, Kasey's moms were finally married. Growing up, this young man never saw his folks as anything but usual. As a little kid though, he was known as "he-who-has-two-moms" following Native American day in kindergarten. His five and six year old peers were increasingly curious to his family dynamic, but in reality, they truly were no different because at the heart of it, the relationship of his mothers was just the same love.