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Sundry Wonders: Spinning Plates

Typically, Sundry Wonders features a photo gallery and a meditation. This week, what I thought about had nothing to do with what I experienced on my walks, so I'm just sharing the meditation this week.
Morning Rituals

Summer Morning Rituals: How to Start or Strengthen Your Practice

Take advantage of summer’s long days to begin or strengthen your Summer Morning Rituals practice. Taking time for yourself to do the things you love and will ground you first thing in the morning will improve your day and can change your life. Tips for how to start a practice, ideas for what to focus on, and a free tracker for you to track your progress. This post may contain affiliate links, meaning that I get a commission if you take advantage of the offer (thank you!).

Make Activism a Sustainable Habit

How do we keep up the fight for change when it’s all just too much? How do we make activism a sustainable habit? A simple approach I’ve started doing just might work. Join me?

Enough: We Need Gun Control NOW

Until we decide to do something about it, gun violence will continue. We deserve better. Take action.
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We Must Do Better. I Must Do Better

Another mass shooting, fueled by white supremacy and abetted by a failure to enact gun reform. We must do better. I must do better. Actions to take today and going forward.
Safety and Solo Female Travel Barri Gotic

21 Helpful Tips to Stay Safe as a Solo Female Traveler

Fears surrounding safety are the number one reason why many women do not travel solo. I’m here to tell you that it’s entirely possible to have a joyful—and safe!—solo female travel experience, provided that we adhere to some common-sense principles. While I can’t promise that nothing bad will befall you, following these 21 helpful safety tips will certainly help you have a safe trip.