Collard Green Hummus Wraps

These puppies are inspired by a detox I did a while ago and although they are not entirely approved by the rules of the detox—I’m looking at you sliced tomatoes, almost everything else is a-okay. And while the ingredients lend on the spicy side, the coolness of the lemon tahini and the sweetness of theContinue reading “Collard Green Hummus Wraps”

I Tried Living Like Gwyneth Paltrow For a Month and Felt Oh, So, Satisfied Pt. 1

Gwyneth Paltrow is the patron saint of everything wellness and while she has been called ‘misinformed‘ by her critics and praised by her devotees, like me, regardless of what you say, she does know a thing or two about wellness and self-care, which is why, when I was feeling sluggish about a year or twoContinue reading “I Tried Living Like Gwyneth Paltrow For a Month and Felt Oh, So, Satisfied Pt. 1”

A Lesson I Learned Over a Morning Cup of Coffee

I was sitting at one of my new favorite local coffee shops here in Austin, Patika, and it finally dawned on me that this whole journey into holistic living, never really had a tipping point. It was more or less a slow crawl from one thing to the next until it finally became the mainContinue reading “A Lesson I Learned Over a Morning Cup of Coffee”

Confessions of An Over-Sharer

I have decided to start a lifestyle site dedicated to exploring holistic living through a lens of sustainability that encompasses ecological, economic, political and cultural aspects of life, which makes me: A complete over-sharer. A seasoned opinion giver. Well, it should make me more of a conscious human being. So then why did I decideContinue reading “Confessions of An Over-Sharer”

It’s the Second and Your ‘G’ Dang Tovascopes Are Ready!

WOW!!!! It’s finally August, which oddly feels like summer will soon be coming to an end. Isn’t that sad? I know for me personally, summer has been something that I’ve longed for while walking around cold San Francisco, but ever since we moved to Austin, I’ve absolutely loathed summer. It’s hot. It’s humid. AND IContinue reading “It’s the Second and Your ‘G’ Dang Tovascopes Are Ready!”

The ‘G’ Issue

On July 30th, 2018, I sat in front of my computer staring, once again, at a blank screen, until I finally got so bored I clicked through a few links and landed on The New York Times Magazine homepage—it’s featured article, How Goop’s Haters Made Gwyneth Paltrow’s Company Worth $250 Million. One click and several scrollsContinue reading “The ‘G’ Issue”