a landscape view of Joshua Tree National Park filled with hills and rocks.

Joshua tree beauty

Whoa, it is been a while. I want to say I’ve been insanely busy, but I have been in a funk with all that’s going on in the world it’s hard to stay on top of things while trying to be productive. Doom scrolling and staying in bed just feels like the only thing I […]

A horizontal shot of the mountains of Yosemite valley

Big brown girl on the trails

  I have recently returned to society after having spent the most beautiful, grueling, and breathtaking days at the Sequoia and Yosemite National Park. The trip was originally planned to celebrate my boyfriend’s birthday along with my brother but turned into something much more. I have always been into hiking off and on for the […]

Leno’s Latest is horridly good

CW: loss of family members, eating disorder, mental illness  Undeniably at first glance, Horrid by Katrina Leno has such a gorgeous cover that you really can’t ignore. A bit of this dark, gloomy rose-covered book:  “Following her father’s death, Jane North-Robinson and her mom move from sunny California to the dreary, dilapidated old house in […]

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