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February 2015

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Why I Chose to be Single + Playlist

Happy Lighten Up Thursday! We’ve shifted out of the Steps to Success era and are now on the SS Health and Happiness Ship. Today’s stop: relationships.  The featured image above is brought to you by the tumblr blog “Boss Bitch Tips”, which an excellent daily source of motivation for young women struggling to be stronger.  Recently, it seems the last batch of people became publicly aware of my decision to terminate my relationship. I’d been a part of it for a little…

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From Scene Queen to Snow Queen.

Scene Queen To Snow Queen So, you guys remember the MySpace days, right? ::crickets:: Oh come on, you know you do! Don’t be ashamed of it! Back when everything was glam, glitz, and fierce. Most scene kids had a screename with at least three Xs in it and AIM was what was happening. Curveball: Scene is everything Mandy is not but we thought we’d have some fun this time around. So, the shoot starts off with that girl that everyone wanted to be……

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A Special Valentine’s Day Session- Anthony And Isaliz

Happy Valentine’s Day! This is one of my favorite holidays because as a photographer, the most important thing to me is capturing real, raw emotional. What’s more emotional then real love? This Valentine’s Day… Anthony and Isaliz are one of those couples you thank God for bringing into your life. They combine both equal parts humor with absolute adorableness to create the image of stunning. I’m proud to introduce to you Anthony and Isaliz. He is a man who loves video games…

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Fan Friday: Souled Out Jhene Aiko.

I haven’t fallen madly in love with an album since Camp. The first time I ever heard it, I fell crazy in love but this isn’t about that.. One of these days I’m going to write you guys an one thousand page paper on the glory of Gambino but today… Today is Fan friday and see the thing about some albums are that they are not just about music. They’re stories. Souled Out is no different. It’s passionate, it’s realistic, and most…

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How to Become Successful in One Step.

I interrupt your regularly scheduled Tuesday to bring you the answer to the most important question of all: How do I succeed? Now, keep in mind that this is one step that has smaller steps and they all sound alike. So I decided to sum it up in three words. This has helped me as both a writer and a photographer.   Believe in Yourself.  Wait!! Don’t back out because of the cliches. Listen and don’t be shy to click…

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