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Hysterectomy at 25: My Endometriosis Story

An article from The Cut graced my Google news feed a couple of days ago, and I thought I was going to puke. The article is titled, “An Actual Study Asked: Are Women with Endometriosis Hotter?” Yes, it’s as awful as it sounds. There was in fact a study conducted in 2013 that aimed to […]

Our Big Downsize: How My TBI Pushed Me to Change My Life

Our journey to minimalism started with a crash. I was in a serious, motor scooter accident in October of 2015. I wish I could tell you what exactly happened, but I have no recollection of the actual accident, only waking up on the pavement and blurs of the emergency room. I was wearing a helmet, […]

Calm App: A Review

I will preface this review by stating that I struggle something fierce with meditation. The Setup I downloaded the Calm App, and purchased the annual subscription (US$69.99), in August of 2019, so I’ve had it for almost a year. I say that I’ve had it for a year, not that I’ve used it for a […]

Composting 101

I am overtly in love with composting. It’s a recent love affair, but I don’t think that makes it any less significant. Composting Class I have been wanting to start composting for a very long time, but I never quite knew what the most practical setup would be, and then when we downsized five years […]

Bralternatives (Bra Alternatives): Bikini Tops

As most of you know from the title of this blog and my post, Bras Are Boob Prisons: Why I Stopped Wearing Bras, and Why I’ll Never Go Back, I have strong feelings about not wearing bras and just letting the nip free. Now, with that being said, there are times that I feel like, […]

Zoomed In: My Macro Obsession

I love to pretend that I’m an actual photographer. I say pretend, because in reality, the only things I know about the act of photography are from YouTube tutorials. I use a 55mm Nikon D3400 DSLR that’s about 3 years old and was on sale at Costco for around $700, and I have a small […]