Veganism and Faith: Mirjam’s Vegan Journey as a Christian

In this guest blog post, my friend Mirjam tells about her vegan journey, how she combines veganism and faith, and how she finds inspiration in Christianity to be vegan. Veganism and my faith Despite its sometimes violent history, the Christian faith is about love. The Christian faith began with Jesus, who taught us that we… Continue reading Veganism and Faith: Mirjam’s Vegan Journey as a Christian

Calendula: How to Recognize it, its Health Benefits and Uses

When I think of Calendula, I immediately think of how it's used on cuts and bruises. In this article I will focus on this yellow to orange colored flower; how to recognize it, what health benefits it has, and how it's traditionally been used. How to recognize Calendula Calendula refers to about 20 species of… Continue reading Calendula: How to Recognize it, its Health Benefits and Uses

Safety Razors: Everything You Need to Know

A couple of weeks ago, I decided to try something different. Something that felt a little bit dangerous as well. My father and brothers use them all the time, but somehow I thought that as a woman, I was obliged to buy the pink, disposable version. Yes, I'm talking about razors. There are two reasons… Continue reading Safety Razors: Everything You Need to Know