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This is a place where you can stay up to date on my life, travel, and style, and best of all, learn how to set goals, adult like a pro, overcome fear, and more!  In short, I'm a content creator. I'm a writer first, and a photographer second. I'll do my best to answer any questions as either a comment, video, or blog post.

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Peace Out…2016?

I was cleaning my desk today and came across a list of my “best discoveries of 2016” that surely I meant to post somewhere but never did. Here we are at the end of 2017, and I’m looking at this…

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Facebook, Family, and the RX-7

You may disagree, but Facebook is fantastic. Over the past 10 years, I’ve reunited with classmates, planned trips with folks I attended elementary school with (true story!), learned to be a better photographer, and kept up with family. I’m easily…

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Money 101 | The Pilot

Sunday, April 9, 2017 | Bowie, MD This Sunday, my brother Ashté and I hosted a Money 101 class, intended to teach teenagers about money, banking, credit, taxes, budgeting, and investing. All of the things that should be taught in…

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Nice, France | Sept 2015

After spending three days in beautiful Marrakech, April and I headed to Nice, France for the last leg of our trip. First thing we did: headed to the beach, of course. It was absolutely gorgeous and about 84 degrees in…

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Marrakech, Morocco | Sept 2015

After Lisbon, April and I headed to Morocco, by way of Casablanca. I read that Casablanca is the Wall Street of Morocco, so we decided not to spend any time there and head straight to the souks of Marrakech. I…

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Lisbon, Portugal | Sept 2015

Lisbon, Portugal, September 2015, starring April and I We were expecting much warmer weather in Lisbon but it barely reached 70 degrees during our three-day stay. While looking for a good photo op, we spotted this random pagoda.   We…

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Aruba, Jan/Feb 2015

Annual Trip to Aruba, Jan/Feb 2015 – Starring me, Shinavia, April, Monty, Jay, my sister Qualamiya and Crystal. This was the first time I had a co-ed group come along with me, and I’m so glad!     At the…

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