Being Cognizant: Vegetarianism

A series about the ways I work towards being cognizant through decisions that make me more mentally engaged with various facets of my day-to-day life. Cognizance (noun): Awareness, realization, notice, knowledge, perception. —- 3 years and 3 months ago, I embarked on a 3-week challenge to stop eating meat. It began because someone told me […]

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My Feminism

I call myself a feminist. However, I think that the words “feminist” and “feminism” mean a great range of things to a great range of people, and it is important to explain what I mean when I say it (and refer to it on this blog). One website¬†offers this definition of feminism: “Feminism is a […]

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Me and the Blog

I hail from Western Canada and go by the pronouns she and her(s). I am part of a web of family, friends, school, coast, country, and feminist, anti-racist thinkers. My happy place usually contains chocolate, a camera, and my loved ones. ***** My blog started as a platform for sharing reviews for the 2014 hot […]

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Thinking about Caitlyn Jenner

There has been a lot of stir (already dying down now) about Caitlyn Jenner making her debut in her new body and with her new name, which she appears to feel are finally in line with her mind after all of these years.I follow many intersectional and anti-racist feminist thinkers and groups online and read […]

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Being Cognizant: Budgeting

The first post in a series about the ways I work towards being cognizant¬†through decisions that make me more mentally engaged with various facets of my day-to-day life.Cognizance¬†(noun): Awareness, realization, notice, knowledge, perception.—-In recent months, I have taken on the task of budgeting all of my expenses along with my income on a monthly basis. […]

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