Anna Lima

Anna Lima

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Anna received a B.S. in Political Science from The University of Arizona and a J.D. from California Western School of Law.  She has 10+ years of legal experience and is an Adjunct Faculty member at University of St.Thomas School of Law. 
 
In her spare time, Anna enjoys running, reading mystery and current affairs books, cooking and baking for her family and friends, and following politics.

Recent blog posts by this author

Women Shouldn't Be Criticized for Publicly Discussing Their Postpartum Depression—Whatever Their Politics

Within the past several years, more celebrities and public figures have come forward to talk about their struggle with postpartum anxiety and depression.  A few weeks ago, while appearing on Dr. Oz's daytime television program, Ivanka Trump...

American Children Snack Way More Than European Children. Why?

“Mom, can I have a snack?”  It is a question I am asked constantly by my two young children. The frequency of this question increases during the summer months. It recently got me thinking: why do children snack so often and is it damaging...

Are You Overscheduling Your Child?

I often have a hard time saying “no” when it comes to social invitations and new opportunities.  It’s probably because of a fear of missing out or simply wanting to please others.  This tendency has become increasingly problematic since...

Why Teaching Proper Manners to Kids is More Important Today Than Ever

Is it me or are bad displays of manners and generally rude behavior all around us?  It turns out I’m not the only one who thinks that.  According to a recent survey by the Associated Press, 74 percent of Americans think manners and...

Telling Women They Don’t Need Men is Not Helpful

It is a question that has been debated for years: Do women need men? Nationally syndicated Radio Host Dennis Prager recently discussed this topic on his show and it got me thinking.  Feminists often argue that women, especially women who...