The wonderful thing about blogging is that it allows you to connect with people through words in a very casual, deliberate way about anything. I don't claim to be an expert. My hope is simply this: that by reading my posts, you're able to share, learn, and apply some of my thoughts positively to your own lives and relationships. Whether you choose to read, share, enjoy or disagree with what I write, feel free to openly and respectfully express yourself.

Shantell Jamison is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia. She received her degree in Radio/TV Journalism and can be heard live on Chicago Public Media’s Vocalo 89.5FM M-F 4-6pm.

The opinions and views expressed on this blog are exclusively those of it's author and do not reflect those of her employer or other affiliates.

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