I’m on a mission.

I know it’s been a long time. I can make excuses. I have a busy job. I have two cats. I have boyfriend who needs reminding to make me dinner. I’m an aspiring crossfit athlete. But you know what. I still have all these ideas in my head about reducing my carbon footprint and trying…

Picture Perfect Portugal

I happen to be lucky, no privileged. I am able to travel and spend my money on travel. I know this comes with a CO2 cost and weighs on my mind at times, but this is my environmental vice. What am I to do? I can’t imagine not travelling and exploring new places. Our planet…

On Tour: Seaside Towns in England

Sea breezes, craft beers, and vegan desserts. These are just a few of my favorite things that come to mind when I think of the past weekend. My beau and I were in England for a long weekend visiting family. He grew up in the seaside town, Broadstairs. It’s quite the gem. Charles Dickens spent…

Iceland: Eating like a Local

Iceland is an amazing country with some of the most stunning landscapes that I have ever seen. They also have an interesting food culture, including delicious waffles, geothermally grown tomatoes, and fermented shark. Believe it or not, whale and puffin are not on the list of foods that are commonly eaten by Icelanders, but are…

Iceland: From Plant to Plate

Everyone is talking about Iceland. The glaciers, the northern lights, the hiking, the landscape, the volcanoes, the music, the endless possibilities of the adventure-backpacker’s paradise. It’s well documented, maybe even a little over done. However, one thing that people aren’t really talking about, and that I certainly didn’t know about, is how it’s cutting the…

A Smaller Footprint on Tour: Tyresta National Park

Cities are great. They have everything. The hustle and bustle of urban life, foods from around the world, people, noise, lights. Everything. But it’s not real, it’s a Disneyland for grown-ups. A playground for the budding student, or the 30-something professionals. So, sometimes, you have to get away from it all. One option is jumping…