When you plant seeds in the garden, you don’t dig them up every day to see if they have sprouted yet. You simply water them and clear away the weeds; you know that the seeds will grow in time. -Bhikshuni Thubten Chodron
I realize that all of this coming from the mouth of a white woman may seem like a conceited attempt at absolving white guilt. I promise you, I am not here asking forgiveness for the actions of my ancestors, or even the mistakes I may have made in the past. I am here as a friend, a sister, an auntie, an artist, and a woman to take a stance. And that stance is this: I propose we wake up to the injustices that are constantly causing people to feel less than worthy.
"We don't need a handful of people doing zero waste perfectly. We need millions of people doing it imperfectly."Anne Marie Bonneau I just so happen to be one of those people doing zero waste imperfectly. I'll be the first to admit I am your average consumer. My husband and I are constantly ordering from Amazon [...]
A sister is both your mirror and your opposite.Elizabeth Fishel HAPPY NEW YEAR! I pray your celebrations were nothing short of excellent. 2020 is giving me the opportunity to show my gratitude.Gratitude is essential for my mental health. Gratitude keeps me balanced and humble. So, this year I'll be posting more about gratitude when it [...]