The Birds, the Bees…and the Bats: Rooftop Meadow Restores NYC Nature

Rooftop Meadow in Greenpoint, Brooklyn brings native species back to the city, but not where you might think… Continuing the quest to find out what “sustainable living” looks like in a big city, I found myself this past Friday at Kingsland Wildflowers, a rooftop meadow in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, right next-door to New York City’s wastewater … More The Birds, the Bees…and the Bats: Rooftop Meadow Restores NYC Nature

Apes and Palm Oil: How YOU can save orangutans with your groceries

Hello All, Back when I was at the goat farm in Tenessee, I took an online class taught by Jane Gooddall through a program called Masterclass. The class was about conservation and chimpanzee behavior and was a-ok. If you’re into chimpanzees and want to learn about conservation through a fireside chat-like series with Jane Gooddall, I’d … More Apes and Palm Oil: How YOU can save orangutans with your groceries

Travelling Junebug Updates: Boredom, Farewell Goat Farm, Hello New York

Hello Reader-Friends! Well, my Tennessee adventure has come to a close with mixed feelings of relief and a tinge of remorse; yes, remorse. How can I sanely leave behind that beautiful setting and that peace: tucked away in a mountain hollow–the creek, the goats, the chorus of crickets and starry nights, the wide open spaces–how … More Travelling Junebug Updates: Boredom, Farewell Goat Farm, Hello New York

Sunday Funday

Hello All, Happy Sunday, again. Made it through another week, again, with a full moon, woo! Updates from Mountain Hollow Farm: The male goats are in “Rut” which to me means smell really bad and are feelin’ frisky. Apparently they do all sorts of gross stuff to make themselves “attractive” to the female goats, who … More Sunday Funday

Tennessee Bound – Greyhound Luggage Experience

Hello All, Made it to Tennessee! And my bag was found! Greyhound has slightly redeemed itself. I promised myself that if I got my bag back, I would write a glowing review about greyhound, because there are hardly any success stories online about greyhound returning lost bags, and I wanted the world to know it … More Tennessee Bound – Greyhound Luggage Experience

Tennessee Bound

Hello readers, Sorry if you already read this…I’m still trying to figure out this whole blog thing. I posted this the other day as a “page”, but now I’m making it a “post”, for continuity’s sake. So, anyway… New plan, I am still heading out Tuesday (tomorrow), but instead of taking the Greyhound all the … More Tennessee Bound