May 1 Photo Friday

Happy May!

Today I was able to get out an take some pictures of flowers, and ended up running into a furry friend who was watching me the whole time.  This really makes me feel like summer is here, and only less than a week left before classes are out. But really, this was a great way to de-stress.  I hope you are all finding ways to maintain your sanity.

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Love,
Lucy

Photo Friday!

February was a great month–it was Marti Gras and my sister’s birthday in the same week, which basically meant: PARTAAYYY! So I went home and “partied” the only way my family knows how: a good feast.  So here are some of the pictures of the King Cake my sister made as well as our family favorite salad of the winter.

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Amazing Paleo King Cake, served with Coconut Ice Cream
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I was so excited to be home and take pictures of delicious food, with my quasi-new lens, but it made me sad to see a lot of my pictures come out blurry. I think I either needed my tripod or just some much better lighting (our kitchen can feel a little dark sometimes).  Either way, I am just glad I got a couple of good shots in, though I think the salad ones came out much better than the cake pics.  Only one way to go from here, I guess, which is up!

Thanks for stopping by, and remember to TREAT YO’ SELF this Friday!

Love,
Lucy

Happy Earth Day!

Hello to all!

I hope you are enjoying as beautiful a day as I have here in Harrisonburg.  The wind is blowing so hard I have to lean into it full tilt (even with my backpack on!), but the sun is shining so bright that I can’t complain.  I’m just feeling happy to be alive on such a beautiful earth :)  I figured that I’d post today, in the spirit of earth day.  Since traveling around the Atlantic, I feel like I have seen so much more of the world and have grown my appreciation for just how different it can be.

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Iguazu Falls
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Atlantic Ocean, close to South America
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Howth, Ireland
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Florence, Italy
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Bridgetown, Barbados
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Tijuca Rainforest, Rio De Janerio, Brazil
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Sunrise in Salvador, Brazil
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Bridgetown, Barbados
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Sahara Desert close to Ouarzazate, Morocco

This incredible planet is what drives me to eat clean and sustainably (ie: mostly vegan/vegetarian).  Whether or not this is how you show your love for the planet, I challenge you to think about what you do to show your love!

Have a wonderful day and thanks for stopping by!

Love, Lucy