Cultures I like and How They’ve Affected Me

I've always loved learning about the world and cultures different from mine. As a mixed raced (most obviously African-American) woman, besides slavery, I don't have much I can call my "culture".* To some people, that's not a big deal, but to me, it's something I've considered important. My family has never really celebrated Kwanzaa or … Continue reading Cultures I like and How They’ve Affected Me

Money, Resources, and Weed Wacking

I don't get why people complain about giving money towards a millionaire's business or something. (Okay confession: I feel that way too about some places with ethics stuff - but moving on.)   "I don't want to buy from this chain, it just goes into the pockets of some selfish rich [insert other adjective] guy." … Continue reading Money, Resources, and Weed Wacking