Each year, I endeavor to consume one pumpkin thing per day for the month of October. This is my 7th annual Pumpkin Challenge – welcome! **** Day 21: Pumpkin Spice Chai, Starbucks You can still try this seasonal treat! While it may scream “autumn,” this can add some visual and physical warmth throughout the winter […]Read More Pumpkin Challenge 2017: Days 21 – 25
Each year, I endeavor to consume one pumpkin thing per day for the month of October. This is my 7th annual Pumpkin Challenge – welcome! **** Day 16: Pumpkin Cheerios, Cheerios My eyes LIT up when I saw these at the grocery store! They are made with real pumpkin and tasted like it, too! They definitely […]Read More Pumpkin Challenge 2017: Days 16 – 20
Friends, it is one of the greatest times of the year: The Pumpkin Challenge. This is my 7th annual challenge where I take on each day of October and consume something containing pumpkin in some way. It could be in the form of the gourd’s seeds, spices in a syrup, or pureed goodness in baking. […]Read More Pumpkin Challenge 2017: Welcome!
An incredibly stressful sprint to the airport took me from Brussels to Warsaw, where I stayed for the night before heading to my final major destination: Katowice! I will admit to having lost my emotional composure multiple times between Brussels and Warsaw, and then again more intensely between Warsaw and Katowice – misinterpreting which airport […]Read More Poland: Katowice
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. — On March 1st, I celebrated five years since I started following a veg*an lifestyle! I am not perfectly inside one dietary box, in […]Read More Being Cognizant: Celebrating the 5-Year Veggiversary!