Lifestyle

Shaving Your Head as a Woman: An Investment and Investigation of Freedom

This year I committed myself to making calculated strides towards my interpretations of freedom. It started with quitting my stable, permanent job in the Midwest and leaving my comfortable, reliable apartment to pursue a life built on seasonal ecological fieldwork, travel, and continuing education. It persists by working on my ability to be present, be… Continue reading Shaving Your Head as a Woman: An Investment and Investigation of Freedom

Lifestyle

Mountain Yoga

They say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. After spending weeks of immersive learning in the mountains of western Montana, we paid homage to its inhabitants through a little something known as Mountain Yoga. Our studio was the St. Mary Campground in Glacier National Park, our mats were lodged posts, and our instructor… Continue reading Mountain Yoga

Lifestyle

Basecamp (Journey to Oregon)

I'm including this post in the "Frugal Living" section because I have moved to Oregon and am attempting to live here without renting an apartment or a house. This is my first attempt at living rent-free and lease-free and I'm very excited for it. The steps I took are unique to my situation, but can… Continue reading Basecamp (Journey to Oregon)