Late 2019 Reflections

Late 2019 Reflections

2019 was a busy but exciting year. It was the year that I really took control of my mental and physical health. It was the year that I traveled outside of North America for the first time. I continued at my current job, where I've now been for almost a year and a half, and [...]

Ireland and U.K. Travels

Ireland and U.K. Travels

Part of me never thought I'd travel overseas, so the fact that I was going on a trip to Ireland and the United Kingdom seemed very surreal through the entire planning process, up until the moment we were in the airport and saw "Bank of Ireland" and began hearing all of the Irish accents. Dublin [...]

Q&A with Kimberly Bouk of Kimberly’s Kupboard

Q&A with Kimberly Bouk of Kimberly’s Kupboard

I first discovered Kimberly's Kupboard when visiting Pierogi Fest in Whiting, Ind. in 2016. Owner Kimberly Bouk, of Illinois, had some awesome tea blends for sale there, and I bought a couple bags to try but also noticed her amazing natural body care products. Recently, I reached out to her about collaborating and she sent [...]