Celebrating Being Vegan.

Hello friends, welcome here! So, I have been living a vegan lifestyle for some time now - to be honest, I do not know my vegan anniversary or the exact amount of time I have been vegan, but my standard answer is about two years (laughing face), and that’s been my answer all this year, … Continue reading Celebrating Being Vegan.

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100 Things About Me

Hello friend, welcome here! I am so excited you have found Running and Plants! This is a project I have wanted to work on for a while! The post grad-school life has left me in somewhat of an academic limbo, and starting this project has brought me so much joy in such a short amount … Continue reading 100 Things About Me

10 Things I Have Learned From a Year of Commuting by Bike

Hello friend, welcome here! Did you know May is National Bike Month?? If you didn't, that's ok - up until this year, I didn't either. In celebration of Bike Month, I want to share some things I have learned from a year of commuting by bike. These are mostly based of of questions I am … Continue reading 10 Things I Have Learned From a Year of Commuting by Bike

You Don’t Have to Buy Sustainability.

Hello dear friends, it is time we had a talk. I am frustrated (maybe you are, too). For some time, I have been seeing an increase in the amount of posts and adds trying to sell products in the name of promoting sustainability. On the surface level, that seems great. Shoes made from recycled plastic, … Continue reading You Don’t Have to Buy Sustainability.

On Being the “Sustainability Person”

I love being “Sustainability Person". You know, the person you turn to after you finish your Starbucks drink and ask, "Can this be recycled?" To which I will give you an elaborate response that you never asked for, but you'll listen because you can see the joy it brings me to share my knowledge with … Continue reading On Being the “Sustainability Person”

What is Sustainability, Anyway?

Good question, friend! To be honest, despite answering this question a bazillion times, I still sometimes find it hard to articulate. Whenever I present on the topic of sustainability, I always ask people, “What do you think of when you think sustainability?” I always get answers like “Green”, “Recycling” “Reduce, reuse, recycle”, none of which … Continue reading What is Sustainability, Anyway?

Welcome to Running & Plants

Hello friend, welcome here! I am your lovely, somewhat cynical host, Cyndel (and that is Newt…) Wowowowowowowow, it has been a while. Over the course of my life, I have had a few different online spaces where I write things. It is something I keep coming back to because it gives me so much joy. … Continue reading Welcome to Running & Plants