• The Marathon

    It’s been a week and I still get chills and this gut wrenching feeling when I see his picture or hear his name. And audible groan escapes my mouth when I think of how he was taken. Nipsey’s death hit me hard. I mean really hard. Hard to the point where I tossed and turned […]

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    April 8, 2019 By ATL
  • The Real Glow Up Challenge

    If you’ve been anywhere near social media for the past 36 hours you’ve seen an influx of people posting side by side pictures of themselves. Social media subscribers have searched their phones and Facebook albums for their best (or worst) looking images. The photos are supposed to be representative of his or her physical growth […]

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    January 18, 2019 By ATL
  • For the Prospective Millennial Home Buyer: To Buy or Not to Buy

    In December of 2017 I closed on my first home. Yay right?! Eh. The process was one of the most annoying I have ever been through. I had to submit tons of information and most of it needed to be submitted multiple times. To make matters worse, I built my home from the ground up […]

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    November 30, 2018 By ATL
  • Comparison: The Thief of Joy

    “The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind the scenes with everyone else’s highlight reel.” -Pastor Steven Furtick  Be honest. How many times have you seen someone with something and your first thought was “Man I wish I had that!” How about on social media? Have you ever seen someone portray […]

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    November 13, 2018 By ATL
  • Eff Fear!

    I want to be frank. Not like the person, but you know, like, candid. About 5 years ago I toyed with the idea of starting a blog. I even shared the idea with a couple of friends. I didn’t take myself seriously, thus resulting in an idea that fell by the wayside. However, earlier this […]

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    November 1, 2018 By ATL
  • How Many of Us Have Them?

    I am always leery of people who find a sense of pride in exclaiming “I don’t have friends,” or “I don’t need friends.” The relationships that I have built over time have been integral to my development and the woman that I am today. Yes, to all my friends reading this, you are to blame. […]

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    September 28, 2018 By ATL