Eco-wellness

20 Days of Eco-Wellness, Day 19: Find Your Tribe

20 Days of Eco-Wellness, Day 19: Find Your Tribe

I love going to conferences. Well, to be a little more specific, I love going to animal conferences. I like to say I’m a zookeeper in my heart, always and forever. I haven’t been in the zookeeping field for 3 years (has it really been that long?), but it’s a…

20 Days of Eco-Wellness, Day 17: A Day at the Zoo

20 Days of Eco-Wellness, Day 17: A Day at the Zoo

I am obviously a huge supporter of zoos. I’m even a huge supporter of people going to the zoo strictly for entertainment reasons. I honestly don’t care if you visit the zoo to gawk at animals and conservation is the last thought in your head. Know why? Because it doesn’t…

20 Days of Eco-Wellness, Day 13: Just Read

20 Days of Eco-Wellness, Day 13: Just Read

All my life, I’ve been an avid reader. One of my earliest memories as a child is stacking a pile of books as high as my bed the night before Christmas, and when I woke up too excited to sleep anymore, I would read the entire stack before waking the…

20 Days of Eco-Wellness, Day 12: Outdoor Leisure Time

20 Days of Eco-Wellness, Day 12: Outdoor Leisure Time

When exercise becomes more of a fun activity than a dreaded chore, it’s easy to take it to the extreme. While I do try to do something that gets my sweat on or challenges me physically everyday, I need to remember to take a leisure day once in a while.