Announcement: We’re Section Hiking the PCT in 2021!

Have you set goals for 2021? There has been a lot amount of positives this year, and I would love to thank all the inspiring, supportive, and uplifting Comunidad out there! Thanks to y’all, I would like to announce the Trail Pirates are back. What does that mean?After camping & hiking for every weekend, weContinue reading “Announcement: We’re Section Hiking the PCT in 2021!”

About Toxic Gear Culture and Being Latina

Have you ever heard the terminology, Gear Snob or Toxic Gear Culture? I’m sure this could relate to fashion, sports, and other hobbies. I had thought I was a gear snob. Digging deeper, my Latina Heritage has a lot to do with it. Growing up Latina meant to me:⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Being Thrifty, Never Pay Full Price,Continue reading “About Toxic Gear Culture and Being Latina”

Honey Stinger Feature: The Art Of Slowing Down And Finding Yourself With Heather Diaz

Thank you Honey Stinger for interviewing me, and it’s amazing to see myself on their website! Let me know what you think! Link: https://blog.honeystinger.com/the-art-of-slowing-down-and-finding-yourself-with-heather-diaz/ This is their IG Post! Drop a comment to help with the engagement and to increase its visibility!

World Mental Health Day

Every day should be #worldmentalhealthday. Today, I want to share my recent story and let you know a bit about my past. Did you know I had a counselor leading up to my decision to move from Texas to California? I wanted to make sure I was making the best decision that was not drivenContinue reading “World Mental Health Day”

Conservation Tips: Part 2

Mad Max Apocalypse Fashionista Audition or Fashionable Conservationist Volunteer? ⠀TBH I didn’t notice my @astrosbaseball socks matched my @nikewoman shoes and gloves. Pretty snazzy, and who says you can’t be cute while saving the environment Additionally, I wanted to give two pieces of advice for advocating and helping with the environment. #𝟭. 𝗬𝗼𝘂 𝗱𝗼𝗻’𝘁 𝗵𝗮𝘃𝗲 𝘁𝗼 𝘀𝗶𝗴𝗻 𝘂𝗽 𝗳𝗼𝗿Continue reading “Conservation Tips: Part 2”

Reflection

“When a person really desires something, all the universe conspires to help that person to realize his dream.” Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀I love tacos, and with the help of the outdoors, the universe conspired me to realize how magical my culture is, especially in the great outdoors.⠀⠀⠀⠀ Now I have your attention, I wantContinue reading “Reflection”

Self-Care in The Outdoors

Hold up 🤚🏽. Self-care in the outdoors… how do you do it?⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Here a few tips that help remind me that being outside is a self-care practice. It is so easy to think of it an IG photoshoot. I admit I have to remind myself to be present and think of it as a timeContinue reading “Self-Care in The Outdoors”

My Conservation Story

Everyone loves a good origin story, right? How did I get passionate about talking about conservation on the trail?⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀I was born and raised in Houston, TX. Conservation was something that was taught in school but not practiced. I remembered when we received a recycling bin for our house. I loved separating the recycled productsContinue reading “My Conservation Story”

About Myself

Throwback to December 2011. I graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with my Masters in Advertising, under the school of communication. I also received my bachelor’s degrees in advertising, which fell under the school of communication too. For my day job, I’m a digital media strategist. Due to COVID19, my work hours areContinue reading “About Myself”