On Life After My Mom’s Passing & How I’m Doing

The passing of my biological mother has been tough. Tougher than I ever expected. This is how I’m doing. The sunset on September 19, 2019 | DeKalb, Illinois My biological mother passed away on September 19th, 2019, and life as I know it started to unfold before my eyes. Since her passing, I have had… Continue reading On Life After My Mom’s Passing & How I’m Doing

Personal Finance 101: Credit Scores

I like to think as myself as responsible with money -- especially since I've gotten older. I wasn't always good with money. As a child, I was always so eager to spend my money at the 7-Eleven down the street from where I lived. I never saved a dime. Sure, I was young, but looking… Continue reading Personal Finance 101: Credit Scores

In All of My Loneliness, I Learned Something

I’m a 27-year-old millennial with a booming career. I have a family that loves me unconditionally and I have friends that I have known for years. For crying out loud, it’s 2019—I have the world at my fingertips! Despite all of this, however, I fight with a kind of loneliness that even someone from a… Continue reading In All of My Loneliness, I Learned Something