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 [...]

Honey Honey

Honey Honey

I am really enjoying this fall outfit that I put together, consisting of all second-hand / vintage finds. I've said it before and I'll say it again, fall is probably my favourite season to dress for. I love being able to layer items and incorporate as many details as possible. When taking these fall-esque photographs, [...]

Beige Aesthetic

Beige Aesthetic

I cannot believe that it is September already and that I start university again in two days. I am looking forward to fall & I hope that we are able to get some fall weather this year in Saskatchewan instead of going straight into winter again. I am coming at you with an outfit consisting [...]

DIY Gummies

DIY Gummies

So, as you all probably know, I have Stage IV Endometriosis. I have also been diagnosed with IBS, leaky gut, possible candida overgrowth & SIBO for several years now. The healing process has been beyond difficult. I have made very few advances, despite multiple specialist appointments. In fact, it feels like no matter how I [...]