Another day passed, I still remembered my rape. It’s been 7 years. It still hurts, it just hurts a little less now. It took me 2 years to tell my family. 3 years to voice the words “taken advantage of”. It took 4 years to even say the word “rape”. Finally around the fifth year, … More I was 17. He was 25.
Since the movies Okja and What the Health were released on Netflix, there’s been a huuuuge influx of humans interested in going vegan. It’s totally cool and I fully support this movement! However, I did find it strange when some of my friends started messaging me and asking me how to go vegan or tips, etc… … More What I eat in a day | Vegan + Gluten Free Meal Ideas
My journey to “zero waste” has been a roller coaster, where the ups have been great and I’ve produced little to no waste, and the downs are crazy & frightening at how much waste I can produce. However, I’m trying to have a little grace with myself and realize that even my “bad” days with … More Safety Razor Review: Tried & True
I had an epiphany today whilst pruning my tomato plants. It’s something I’ve heard before but it suddenly hit me in a deeper way. While I was pruning my tomato plants, I realized one of my plants was beginning to wilt. The more I pruned, I quickly realized my plant wasn’t just wilting, it was … More The Epiphany of My Diseased Tomato Plant
I’m so excited to share this with you guys! I’ve been working on my personal “minimal wardrobe” capsules for a while and it’s taken me quite some time of donating unused items and slowly but surely adding in the items that I need…most importantly, from fair trade and Eco-friendly companies. I’ve spent a good chunk … More Minimalist + Fair Trade Summer Capsule | 2017 Fashion Revolution Week
Happy Earth Day! I have been looking forward to this day since last year! Mostly because I love Earth Day and it’s kind of the whole purpose of my blog. So Earth Day for me kind of feels like a personal holiday… Also, I failed to post something last Earth Day because I was too … More Happy Earth Day! Here are some easy ways to give back!
Over the course of my journey to ethical living, I’ve been asked a lot of questions regarding minimalism, environmentalism and Christianity, and how they all work together. Thus, I thought I’d just throw all my thoughts into one blog post to answer those questions from my perspective. First, let’s get some definitions out of the way … More Environmentalism, Minimalism, and Christianity: Can you be a Christian in a “Movement”?
If you would have asked me back in December when Tim and I were going to get married, I would have answered with, “I don’t know but I’m okay with waiting a while.” Meaning waiting indefinitely. I was okay with just putting marriage off. Around Christmas time, I was having a conversation with my parents … More I’ve decided that marriage isn’t for me.
I’m not gonna lie, I was a little skeptical going into this. I like my milk really creamy and for some reason, I thought that could only be accomplished through store bought almond milk. I stand corrected. Not only is homemade almond milk just as creamy as I like it to be, the flavor is so much … More Organic Vegan Almond Milk Recipe | Zero Waste Kitchen
La Patisserie: Macaron & Pastry Boutique Locations: South: 602 W. Annie St. Austin, Texas 78704 North: 7301 Burnet Road Ste 102 Austin, Texas 78757 La Patisserie North Tiffany and I checked out the North location, which is where the La Patisserie kitchen is housed. We got to meet the lovely owner, Soraiya, whom we quickly discovered is a super … More La Patisserie – Home of Austin’s Best Macarons | ATX Coffee Vibes