eco-friendly travel products

These eco-friendly travel products will change your life for the better. Why, you ask? Because once you start using these eco-friendly products for travel, you will never go back. And incorporating these sustainable items into your everyday life will not only change your world for the better; it will change the world for the …

Hands holding a planet

My sustainable journey literally happened overnight. I don’t mean the process. That is ongoing. I mean the passion to do more for our environment. Sure, I was environmentally conscious and I made an extra effort to recycle, but, looking back, my efforts were haphazard. It wasn’t that I didn’t care. I did care about …

biggest moments in a big year

No doubt about it, 2019 was a BIG year for me. I backpacked SE Asia, traveled much of Europe, walked the Camino de Santiago, and moved home to Portland, Ore. for the first time since I moved to Chicago for “one year” some 15 years ago. It was a year of change, a year …