• Finding Joy in the Job You Hate

    Money Can I be honest? I don’t love my job. I have to admit that when I come across someone who says that he or she absolutely does, I get a little envious. Of course there are other things that I want to pursue but I feel like I am in this season for a […]

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    December 14, 2018 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
  • Why His Growth Should Not Mean Your Pain

    I love a good Beyoncé song. Actually, Love on Top is one of my favorite records. But one day I was listening to the lyrics. I mean truly listening intently to the words penned and I had a few questions. The crux of the song in my opinion details a seemingly tumultuous relationship that has […]

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    November 27, 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
  • 3 Ways to Get Out of The Makeup Trap

    I like to think I’m a pretty decent looking woman. I mean, I do have a big forehead(I could probably beat Rihanna in a headbutting competition), dark circles around my eyes, let’s not forget the horizontal scar in the middle of my forehead from where I had to get a lipoma removed. Then there’re these […]

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    September 16, 2018 By ATL
  • 7 Reasons to Travel with Bae

    My S/O and I travel a great deal. We have had the opportunity to see some really amazing places together and create lasting memories. Whether domestic or international, we attempt to get at least 3 to 5 baecations in a year. He is an entrepreneur with a lot more free time than my 9-5 allows. […]

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    September 9, 2018 By ATL
  • Just Being Faithful Doesn’t Make You a Good Catch

    Listen, unless you are purposely trying to sabotage the life of another person we all want to be the best partner that we can in a relationship. Part of being a great partner is for our own personal growth. Being a great person for another will unlock traits in them that will in return unlock […]

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    September 6, 2018 By ATL