01 Jul

Turning Green: Grocery Shopping


Nobody says that making a switch to an over-all eco-friendly lifestyle is easy. If they do then they’re either liars, rich, or have a rare form of dedication. Or all three. But I’m not going to lie to you, I have less than $200 in my account, and I’m super lazy. Plus I’m new to the game, and I’m really not sure how this is going to work. But, I’m going to try. And I’m starting with groceries. Read More

03 Feb

Dear Sister, you’re bleeding out potential babies.


An open-letter to my young sister going through puberty.


Dear Sister,

Your body is now capable of having babies. I’m sure you’ve gotten the run down in school and had the period talk with mom, so you should already be aware of the basics of what’s going on inside your parts. But I wanted to touch base with you a little bit about it and start the conversation between us as sisters. Read More

29 Nov

What I’ve learned: immaturity can get you shanked.


I’ve had a select number of near-death experiences; most of them car accidents, and one time in second grade when I thought it’d be really sweet to do a triple-body-swing over the monkey bar but ate shit instead. I survived the accident only to be nearly-stabbed nineteen years later in the skreets of San Diego. Read More