In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb: Celebrating Ostara

Today is the Spring Equinox. The first day of the season of rebirth, growth, and warmer weather! We start our gardens, planting seeds, and reminiscing about the winter weather. In the Judeo-Christian mindset, we're preparing for Easter and/or Passover, holidays that celebrate certain historical events. In the Pagan mindset, we celebrate Ostara - stemming from … Continue reading In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb: Celebrating Ostara

I am me. Be you. <3

My sophomore year of college was a grand time, it was the during an early Indian summer in 2010. I was somewhat engaged in school at Western Michigan. I was working at a gym, enjoying my newfound friends, and focusing on me. During this focus, I often felt compelled to skip class and partake in … Continue reading I am me. Be you. ❀

January 26. How is 26 a significant number in my life?

2 years ago, I started this blog. Well, okay, I started two blogs - Organilocafoodivore and The Classy Cunt Catalogue. Over the past two years, I turned them into one blog - RosieHearted - and have beenΒ trying to keep up with posts, but time flies, college becomes the past, and adult life is now the … Continue reading January 26. How is 26 a significant number in my life?

The Power of One: 10 Things You Can Do to Make the World Better

Instead of asking ourselves what is wrong with the world, maybe we should ask ourselves what is right? Progress only comes from forward movement…not retroactive blaming. We, as humans, cast a vote for what is right, or what is wrong, each day, with our actions. Sometimes they are for the better, and sometimes they are … Continue reading The Power of One: 10 Things You Can Do to Make the World Better

Destination: Denver, CO: Holidaze

"Denver is a city that will be far more defined by its future than its past." - John Hickenlooper At the top of Flagstaff Mountain in Boulder, CO. Tree pose ❀ Last summer, I bought a one-way ticket from Denver to Grand Rapids, MI. I was hoping that I could get dropped off in Wyoming, … Continue reading Destination: Denver, CO: Holidaze

Poetry, pastimes, & finger tattoos.

Warsan Shire, heard of her? If not, definitely make that change. I found her via Pinterest - and after reading through every available piece of work, I've decided I have a new favorite poet. She discusses love, life, relationships, family, feminism, society, politics, pain, and much more. One of the most important parts of poetry … Continue reading Poetry, pastimes, & finger tattoos.

When the going gets tough…exhale.

The past few weeks have been difficult. I'm not sure why...perhaps it was moving into a new place, no longer living alone? Perhaps it was the reminder that well, I'm still just doing the same old thing that I've been doing for a while now. It could be loneliness. It could be alcohol. It could … Continue reading When the going gets tough…exhale.