In my last blog post, I wrote about how food is a central part of my family’s identity. I’ve definitely adopted that (and learned to appreciate it), and am also trying to learn how to cook my own recipes. Continue reading “food of my people”
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”
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.