Arizona Part2 is a recap of my time in Sedona- a mecca for hikers! My dad tagged along on this leg of my trip and we spent our days on the sandstone.Read more
Arizona Part 1 is a short journal diary about my time exploring Page before my dad arives. Part 2 and 3 are of time spent in Sedona and the Grand Canyon.Read more
Life Update: I moved. I’ve been MIA for about a month on here as I was spending all my off time packing and securing a new apartment. That, and educating myself on the true freedoms or lack there of in America. I fully Support the Black Lives Matter movement- for more of my stance or […]Read more
Heading back East. I stop in Utah, for the second time, to visit the Southwest region with 2 more National Parks: Bryce Canyon and Zion.Read more
I have compiled a list of Zero Waste or Less Waste products and behaviors I have been implementing. Here are some places to start- I do lots of research and am only recommending things I truly believe are necessary, not all the extra ‘fun’ products that are only adding to consumption. I have included links as well, either to small shops or to Amazon. I am an affiliate with Amazon so it helps to monetize the site at no extra cost to you; none of these companies sponser me.Read more
Big brands are becoming more unethical. Too good to be true; I was so happy to find a 2-in-1 shampoo/conditioner bar at my grocery store that smelled delicious- coconut water & mimosa flower. I was in desperate need for a new bar during quarantine. This one was packaged in cardboard with lots of claims: “cruelty-free”, […]Read more
Nevada- a land full of fun. I visit Lake Tahoe during the sleepy season, take a detour to Death Valley and spend Halloween in Las Vegas.Read more
I showed up with no plans. I climbed a mountain, scuba dived when I was immobile on land, and got chased by wild orangutans.Read more
Is the mere topic of travel insensitive to bring up during COVID19?
Is it unethical to book the deal while the industry is down?
Are buyers taking advantage of the system caused by an unforeseen virus?
I wrap up my visit in California with 2 more National Parks and a visit to the Eastern Sierras/ Mammoth. I venture beyond barriers and find solitude among mountains, almost die, and find serenity under the milky way grounded in a hot spring. Oh! and I get inspired for my 3rd tattoo (which I get later in TX).
This is my second time to CA and my focus is on NorCal. I return in 2019 and focus on the South.