When Goodbye Comes Too Soon

The world cannot fathom what happened. More importantly, those families cannot fathom what happened. The world stopped when we all learned about the death of Kobe Bryant, but it stopped again when we learned who else was with him in that accident. I remember watching the 2009 and 2010 finals at home. It was pretty […]

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College Declassified: So Close Yet So Far

We’ve tackled packing. We’ve tackled decorations. But with an average of 21 days left until Fall 2018 move-in, I figured it was time to get real. We’re so close, yet so far away. Depending on the student, some parents may be ready to move them in their dorms, while others may still be trying to squeeze […]

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College Declassified: The Initial Packing/ Preparation Chapter

Graduation is over. College orientations have started. August will be here before you know it. Every 2-3 weeks, I’ll do a segment on how to tackle college, whether it’s the first go around or the eighth.
AlexasMakenzie.com Presents ‘College Declassified’

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Work Ethic into a Lifestyle

So, I decided to come home after being in Athens for extended period of time. Just so I can rejuvenate and relax a little. Now, every time I come home something different appears or changes. This time was no different. My brother is headed to high school and what does that mean: New stuff. Now […]

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