International Update: Animal Edition

Happiness is hard enough to come by in the best of times, so enjoy the glimmers you get during the worst.

International Update: Women’s Rally in Kyrgyzstan

International Women's Day is a day that should highlight the strength and fire that is found within every woman that has been broken or told no.

International Update: Coronavirus

I have personally put off writing about the coronavirus for two reasons...

International Update: Brexit

Here in the States, it's easy to think Brexit will have little impact on us as a nation. It's time to pay attention.

Chicago: The Prohibition Tour

I've found the perfect tour for you if history lessons, giggle water, and a good time are a few of your favorite things.

International Update: The Australian Bushfires

As a world, we have ignored the negative environmental impacts our lifestyles have had on our planet for too long.

International Update: Baghdad International Airport Airstrike

Every day that goes by is another page added to history. The definition of who is good and who is bad in a historical narrative is completely subjective to the author of the book.

10 EASY Ways to Be A More Sustainable Traveler

As anyone that has ever tried to follow one of my blogs knows, consistency is not my strong suit. After spending a hiatus focusing on adulthood--which included a job change--I'm back. While I haven't summed up all of the international news I have read over the last nine months, the efforts of young Greta Thunberg [...]

Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Photography

While I've written a lot, the cliche still rings true: a picture is worth a thousand words (I missed that count by thirty).

International Update: 11.22.18-11.30.18

This past week, I read about chocolate, environmental safety, indigenous tribes, sex workers' unions, and children activists. To say the least, it was an interesting week. Disclaimer: I do not own any of the articles used in this post and have provided links to them below. All images were found through WordPress’s free image library [...]