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My Outlook for the New Year

“Welp, another year, another set of goals that I won’t accomplish.”   This would normally be my thought process going into a new year. I make goals with all the optimism in the world and then fall flat on my face because none ofn…

LIVING

Writer? Blogger? or Both?

Be forewarned. This post may not result in a direct answer to the question posed in the title, but I do want to wrestle with this topic. In our internet dominated society, blogging has become not only a hobby or sometimes a hustle; some…

faith LIVING

I Don’t “Feel” Saved

In this day and time, I’m fighting to remain plugged in with God. With so many distractions that are offered to me through social media, Netflix and plain old laziness, it’s a fight to spend time with our King. I have to daily remind…

faith LIVING

Breaking Ideals

Everyday when you scroll through Instagram or watch another blogger on YouTube give an apartment tour, there’s something inside of you that says “Man, if only I could have that.” You scroll through Pinterest and look through your Facebook timeline taking pieces from what…

LIVING

The Discipline of Writing

Whether blogger, author or poet, anyone that does any type of writing can attest to the struggle of sitting down, putting finger to keyboard (or pen to pad) and trying hard to produce something for that day. Lately I’ve been working on a project that has…

faith LIVING

The F Word

Wait for it….     Wait for it….     Fasting.     So what just happened? Did you tense up? Roll your eyes? Smile in glee? Fasting is a spiritual dicipline often avoided by some, but embraced by others. I’ll admit, I was…

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The Social Media Detox

There’s a lot of talk within the health and fitness community of the importance of a detox or cleanse. Detoxing, by definition, rids the body of toxic or unhealthy substances. You’re pressing reset on your system and purging the toxins that were in there due…

faith lifestyle LIVING

What Are You Feeding Yourself?

In November of last year, I was having some disturbing chest pains and decided to go to the emergency room. Six hours and a doctor’s visit later, I found out that it was a very bad case of acid reflux. The doctor strongly suggested that…

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a.kitchen

Restaurant Week sweeped through the Center City streets of Philadelphia from January 22nd to February 3rd. For just $20, you’re able to get three courses for lunch, and for $35 you’re able to get 3+ courses (depending on the restaurant) for dinner. I always…

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Finding Inspiration

Inspiration is all around us whether we see it, taste it, hear it, smell it or not. It motivates us to press forward in whatever goal we’re looking to achieve. I am a heavily inspired person. A lot of what I do (you’ll find…

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