For me, 2014 was a year of defeat that led to significant growth; financial struggles, a separation from my now ex-husband, job loss, homelessness, and the death of a dog. Thus far, it has been one of the most...
Clark Atlanta Student Alexis Crawford's death is heartbreaking. She was killed by her best friend/roommate and her boyfriend. Many parents have shared sentiments of teaching their kids not to trust anyone. However, I feel that is vague and undefined....
On July 21st, 2019, one day before my birthday, I stared fear in the face and defeated it. I went skydiving and gained a new perspective on life. The Big Jump The fact that I was going to jump out a...

My Last Good Bye

It was my sophomore year at Alabama State University, and I was stuck on campus for Thanksgiving. Typically I was okay with being a school for the holidays. However, this time around things was different. I really wanted to...
Welcome to the Alishambridges.com formally known as Beingmeinmyownskin.com. 8 years ago I started a blog about my life with psoriasis. I had no idea how inspirational my story would be for others living with Chronic Illness.