I used to hike a lot on my own when I lived here 4 years ago. But upon moving back I realized how unprepared I was for hiking again. Not to mention I was wildly out of shape, but I couldn’t remember what I actually needed to bring for an all-day hike. I mean I … More Preparing for a Hike in Colorado
Did you know that May is Mental Health Awareness Month? I know nowadays it feels there is a month/week/day for everything out there but this month. This month is especially meaningful this year.
So, ethical & fair trade shopping is defiantly on the more expensive end, this is because the artisans and workers at the beginning of the production chain are being paid a more fair wage than fast fashion workers. But since ethical can be more expensive, can shopping at your local thrift store count as an … More Fashion Revolution | Thrifting Shopping?
Well, April has been so incredibly busy (I’m writing this on April 5th). And we went from winter to spring to winter more than I care for in a month. But it seems maybe this time spring will stick around for more than 2 days before it snows again.
The Rana Plaza collapse was a structural failure that occurred on 24 April 2013 in the Savar Upazila of Dhaka District, Bangladesh, where a five-story commercial building named Rana Plaza collapsed. The search for the dead ended on 13 May 2013 with a death toll of 1,134. Approximately 2,500 injured people were rescued from the building … More Wear It Wednesday | Fashion Revolution Week
First of all, I’ve been reading this since the end of February and although a small book it’s packed full of information that I probably didn’t grasp all of. A little back history, Travis and I began attending a Mennonite church when we first arrived in COS in 2012. After moving to California we joined … More Finished Reading: Anabaptist Essentials by Palmer Becker
Well, after months off and not doing a style challenge I finally decided to participate in the Spring 10 pieces 10 ways challenge. I desperately needed this challenge and to be more creative with the pieces in my closet.
Now, obviously, I’m not going in order. I’m just choosing what to read next. After making my way through Mark, I decided on John simply because that is the book we are reading through at church this season.
It’s spring! I seriously can’t believe it January would never end and now it’s basically April/Easter/Spring.
For my second Impact Day, I chose to clean up a park while on my trip to Texas this month. I was visiting family & my grandmother in Granbury, Texas and picked out a favorite park my sister and I used to frequent as children.