[Outcry to Free Trans Woman, CeCe McDonald, Grows... →
Ms. CeCe McDonald Photo credit: Free CeCe Support Committee On June 5, 2011, a young African American, transgender woman survived a violent attack motivated by racism and transphobia in South Minneapolis, Minnesota. After one of the attackers was stabbed and died at the scene, CeCe McDonald now stands falsely accused of two counts of felony murder. CeCe fought back in self-defense, yet today...
I started the journey to my fasting session with a friend. She and her older sister did the same fast a few years ago to cleanse themselves, meditate, and appreciate life. I feel like I’m at a point in my life where I need this right now. Week 1: Prep myself for the fast by cutting out meat/seafood/poultry. Stay hydrated, and eat enough to keep me going. Week 2 & 3: Cut out...
I’ve imagined myself moving out of California for a little bit. No more than year. Can I really do it? Can I really stay away from my home? There is life outside of San Diego; I know that. But what will it be like?
Ballroom class paid off. →
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CandidlyCara: Anonymous asked: Are you against... →
itscandidlycara: itscandidlycara: I’m not against TOMS as a for-profit organization. Which is what they are. I’m against them pretending to be a non-for profit and being the biggest case of poverty tourism I’ve ever seen. A scheme that I almost personally fell for, but thankfully did my research for… And this is exactly why I never bought a pair.
Leap of Craziness.
So, a group of my friends and I decided to cliff dive yesterday afternoon. The idea first came about around the time one of my best friends graduated from college a few month ago. I didn’t think she was serious, but I agreed anyway. During our friend’s birthday dinner this past Sunday, the topic came up. Everyone at the table was hooked, so we all agreed to it. I figured my fear of...
Read about a friend's journey :) →
An awesome blog about life.
Loving' on my muff... cupcakes.
Tomorrow I’m going to attempt to make chocolate cupcakes with dark chocolate hazelnut ganache and raspberry white chocolate ganache. Yay!
Help save the Violence Against Women Act. →
anticapitalist: The latest (Republican) attack on women is over the Violence Against Women Act. The last time this program was reauthorized, it passed nearly unanimously through the House and Senate—but incredibly, the all-male Republican block on the Senate Judiciary Committee voted down the bill. That’s right: Republicans are now standing in the way of reauthorizing an incredibly popular and...