realities and challenges teaching abroad

Life gets busy, especially if you’re international teaching volunteer. Admittedly, I’ve not taught any classroom before, so the prep work involved came out of the […] Read More

GUEST POST: embarking toward veganism and spirituality

Veganism and spirituality might sound like a discombobulated association. One involves food, the other…not so much. However, I see the two having an interesting connection […] Read More

how to be minimalist without throwing everything away

Minimalism: bare rooms, spacious drawers, and empty closets. It’s become increasingly popular to be minimalist and adopt the lifestyle of “less is more.” Why clutter […] Read More

false vegan claims: decipher fact from fiction

Follow my blog with Bloglovin The goal of the vegan movement is for everyone to go vegan or at least incorporate more plant-based choices into […] Read More

get goods AND do good? easy charitable shopping

Every dollar is a vote. What you pay for, you support. Too often as consumers, we focus on the end product. We go into a […] Read More

is honey vegan? a sticky situation

I live a plant-based lifestyle. I eat some kinds of honey. That admittance alone will likely have some people raising red flags, calling me out […] Read More

vegans: just some angry hippies?

When I first started talking about veganism, I knew what I was getting myself into. Well, to an extent. Even with almost two years under my […] Read More

spring clean your makeup: why green beauty matters

The more information we have, the more we know about everything we do, including the products we use on our face, hair and body. The […] Read More

wake up, weight watchers

We’re slacking on the people that need the most support. And these people are Weight Watchers’ newest target market. Teens 13-17 years old have become […] Read More

beyond veganuary: staying vegan for life

Starting off the new year, you’re on a high of fresh opportunities and motivation. This makes January the perfect time to start a new lifestyle […] Read More