honest adventures of em

Life. Travel. Veganism.

When we grow up in one place, without really leaving, it’s easy to take what we have for granted. We get stuck in a routine. Stop exploring. Monotony. We dream about finding the “perfect place,” but here’s the kicker to that joke: there is no “perfect place.” We can go searching and searching, always on …

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Here’s a list of 10 things that have become very apparent to me over the past year: 1. It’s okay to not be okay. Feelings are fleeting. As humans, our emotions are meant to vary and fluctuate. Learn to disassociate the word “negative” when it comes to any emotion. It’s not a “bad” or “negative” thing …

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While on our hike, this was a question we were talking about. (And it’s a surprisingly very hard question to answer if you really think about it on a deeper level). Coming from someone (aka me) who gets anxiety and fearful over many things, many times throughout the day, I thought this should be easy …

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Here I am. Sitting  in bed after a long day. Feeling completely content and relaxed. I went on two bike rides (a total of seven and a half miles), made some avocado brownies, painted some furniture, shaved my head, did the laundry, spent quality time with the people around me, and later tonight I’m going …

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Live in the moment. Don’t dwell on the past, don’t stress about the future. Because, think about it…  Nothing else matters in this second except for this second. You can do your best in order to work towards a good future, but you can’t do or live in any other time but the present.  Whatever …

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