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Feature Friday (Featuring XK Macarons)

XK Macarons is an absolute amazing company that we love calling part of our family! The owner/founder Xanna Kidd, has not only helped brighten any events we have had with her delights, but she has also assisted with her beautiful face modeling our own products! 

Isn’t she a beaut? 

Anyway, her macarons have done nothing but cause Atlantans to want more, so you can soothe your craving by going to several local shops like: 

- Octane Coffee Bar

- Chattahoochee Coffee Company

- Mae’s Bakery

- Taproom Coffee

- Soda Salon

- Roam

- Land of A Thousand Hills Coffee

- Crafted Westside

She’s definitely taking over, so join the movement, and fall in love with her little gifts to the world! 

Go to XKmacarons.com for more information and flavor choices! 

We love you, XK! 

Falling In Love

What if your true soul mate is yourself?

Over the last few years, I’ve had a desire to be more connected with people. It’s through those connections that I’ve learned of this amazing thread of continuity that connects us all, but what happens when you cross paths with someone for a brief moment and you find yourself instantly connected?
This happened to me recently. Is this person a soul mate? I’d like to think so. I’d also like to think that I have many soul mates in this world. People who just get you, and you get them on the deepest of levels. 
What if the person you need to fall in love with before anyone else, though, is you? 
When you hear this you might be thinking of words like conceited, vain, narcissistic, self-absorbed, or self-centered. We’ve all encountered people like this before.
No,
I’m talking about falling in love with yourself on a much deeper level, a soul mate level, and unconditional level.
It’s hard to get there. I certainly struggle with it, especially since the world gives us no help. But I’ll tell you something I’ve learned:
It’s very difficult for me to recognize my soul’s counterpoint without first recognizing myself, and in recognizing myself, I begin to understand what my soul seeks. 
So, what do you think? Is your true soul mate yourself?
Written and loved on by Andy Ryan
H O O R A Y ! ! !
The Worthy keys are back again, and we are so excited to share these with you thanks to The Giving Keys!

This is your chance to pre-order them NOW and prepare your neck to wear something wonderful and inspiring to all that you pass!

We love you guys, and want you to know that you are worthy, so what better way than to have you wear it!
Go to www.soworthloving.com to pre-order yours today! High-res

H O O R A Y ! ! !

The Worthy keys are back again, and we are so excited to share these with you thanks to The Giving Keys!

This is your chance to pre-order them NOW and prepare your neck to wear something wonderful and inspiring to all that you pass!

We love you guys, and want you to know that you are worthy, so what better way than to have you wear it!

Go to www.soworthloving.com to pre-order yours today!

I Struggled With Fitting In

I didn’t really fit in growing up. I honestly had a lot of things going against me.

  • I was home-schooled.
  • I had acne.
  • I had braces.

There was no chance of me being a cool kid. I remember wanting to fit in so desperately with my peers that I embraced becoming a chameleon. I’d just go with the flow and change who I was based on who I was with.

I didn’t know it at the time, but I wasn’t giving others or myself the chance to love me for who I was. Instead, I found that when you make yourself into the ultimate people-pleaser, you will wind up on a trail of unhappiness.

IT’S IMPOSSIBLE TO PLEASE EVERYONE! You’ll be miserable and ultimately lose yourself in the process!

Eventually, I figured that out, and was able to shift my focus from trying to make others accept me, to cherishing the family and few friends who had already accepted me for who I am. I think that’s the key.

As insecure people, we tend to just pay attention to the negatives in our lives and not focus on the positives.

Besides, who wants to fit in? Let what makes you unique shine and see what happens!

Keep those who love you close. Learn to see what they see in you, and you can give it back to them. Love you, love people.

#LoveYouLovePeople

Written and loved on by: Grant Young

 

We Have Flaws

Learning to love yourself means embracing your imperfections & those oh-so precious quirks; choosing joy on the toughest of days, and allowing yourself to be freed from the past mistakes, guilt or shame you keep tucked in your back pocket.

It means extending grace & forgiveness towards yourself, growing from your failures instead of letting them control you, permitting your heart to be vulnerable and respecting yourself enough to walk away from the toxicity in your life that keeps dragging you back to where you started.

It might not always be a walk in the park, & some days you will want to give up, but I promise you one thing: the healthy you will be indescribably thankful in the end!

Loving yourself is one of the most important life lessons you can learn, not just because it allows you to be unashamed of who YOU were created to be, but it also allows you to love OTHERS to your fullest extent. 

Written and loved on by: Allison Jones