As many of you (or maybe none of you) know, I work for an environmental justice organization based in Oakland, California. This year I made a commitment to continue pushing myself to re-shape my habits, and create practices that were in line with my commitments and values to a healthy, sustainable world. Continue reading “adventures of plastic free shopping”
Remember me? I hope you haven’t forgotten the way I smell like the ocean, leaving a little salt on your tongue. Or the sound of waves crashing again and again with persistence, and a sense of familiarity. Don’t you miss waking up to dew drops in your hair? It’s like we were entangled within one another, and I don’t remember where I stopped and you began.
Happy New Years everyone! I’m not one for making new years resolutions (since I often don’t follow them), but this year I’ve been thinking about bringing them back into my life. On paper, and displayed in a VERY visible place like the fridge.
Happy almost holidays people! Christmas is probably my favorite holiday because I love twinkly lights, good food, and spending time with my family and friends. I’m sure there is a lot more that is compelling, but for me a few twinkly lights really do the trick.
This year my gift to my partner, Isaac, was a trip to Denver, Colorado. The last time I was there was for a high school social justice conference, so this time around I was able to experience a lot more.
Wow, it seems like I’ve been talking about starting this blog for ages! I’ve been thinking a lot about what it means to be me, what parts of my identity I really love and what parts of it I feel like I’ve lost. So here I am. Making this wordpress because truth be told, I miss writing… so much. In reflecting these last few months I realized it would be incredibly healing to create a blog for myself, a place where I could think out loud, encourage myself to try new things, be somewhat creative, and honestly just give myself the space to open up a little more.