After hours of searching and scouring the internet for the perfect theme, I found this and I fell in love! It is pretty easy to use and easy to navigate. It looks nice and has awesome features.
But, you can't get the picture of a post to show up on the front page without featuring it, and if you feature it, it will show up on the slider. But no problem.
Only problem I actually had was with the mobile theme. The name goes off the screen and ads look horrible. I also struggled with ad sizes on the desktop version.
At the end it's a great theme that requires if you're a beginner like me.