• ITALY,  TRAVEL

    MILAN, ITALY

    Milan was the fourth stop on my three week trip in Europe, and the last of the Italian portion. When initially planning my itinerary for the trip, Milan was not on it, in fact I was almost trying to avoid it. I had not heard about any information about the city that was drawing me in to make a stop.…

  • LIFESTYLE

    10 WAYS TO REDUCE WASTE

    Happy Earth Day! This blog post has been a LONG time coming! It has been over 5 years for me, of making a concise effort to reduce my waste footprint. Growing up, my parents had recycling and compost in the…

  • MUFFINS + LOAVES,  RECIPES

    VEGAN BISCUITS

    When you first read this, don’t think this is hocus pocus nutty crazy healthy biscuits. Nope. They’re easy. And an easy alternative from this biscuit recipe. As I try to include more plant based recipes and meals into my lifestyle,…

  • PORTLAND,  TRAVEL

    PORTLAND, OR | DAY 1 + 2

    Portland. The home of Portlandia, amazing donuts, beautiful hikes, tame weather and delicious food. My boyfriend and I decided we wanted to get away over the holidays and spend New Years elsewhere. With tighter budgets, saving on flights was a…