Earth, Wind and Fire

Earth, Wind and Fire

When I’m not accessorizing my secondhand outfits with vintage jewelry, I accessorize with local or sustainable jewelry instead. Luckily, Alauna Whelan creates both local & sustainable jewelry options and they are beyond beautiful. She gifted me with this stunning necklace and I haven’t taken it off since. Alauna finds her inspiration in nature and has [...]

Inflammation Busters

Inflammation Busters

As a person with several autoimmune diseases and mental illnesses, I am very used to doctors pushing medications that are only bandaid solutions for my problems. These medications usually mask or numb the problem, without actually helping to treat it. They also come with an incredibly long list of side effects. I am aware of [...]

Convocation

Convocation

Over the past five years I have been working towards my degree which focused on researching and studying the environment in a holistic and comprehensive manner. I have focused on soil genesis, plant ecology, plant and soil identification, assessing environmental impact, Indigenous studies, anthropology, environmental soil science, sustainable plant and soil management, forest ecology, terrestrial [...]

Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning

Since I have several autoimmune diseases, I am always looking for ways to help boost my immune system, especially during spring time. Every morning I have a large glass of warm water with lemon juice. This helps improve my health, however the used lemons were also filling up my compost at an alarming rate. I [...]