Hello everyone! To any of my followers, you may be confused as you signed up to follow The Odd Omnivore. I'm happy to report though that this former persona is gone, but the feisty female blogger remains! Why the change in name? I haven't been an omnivore since November of 2017, becoming pescatarian and then … Continue reading New Blog Title & Logo!
How can eating meat harm the planet? Producing meat for human consumption takes a hefty tole on the environment. There are several factors to consider including greenhouse gas emissions, deforestation, and the massive resource footprint of meat, among other impacts. Greenhouse Gas Emissions The production of livestock worldwide accounts for 14.5%, with cattle contributing 62% … Continue reading The Giant, Ugly Footprint of Meat & What You Can Do About It
This phrase, the black sheep of the family, is commonly used to describe the odd one out in a manner that can have rude connotations. As someone who is indeed, the weird one in her family, I’ve taken this phrase and owned it. To be the black sheep is to also be unique and intriguing … Continue reading Chile: The Black Sheep of the Family
Before graduating college in May of 2018, I was dead set on leaving the United States for a while. I don’t mean to be dramatic but it feels like the sky is going to collapse in on itself at any moment and the world will end in a big flash when you live so close … Continue reading Teaching English in Chile