May 31, 2020 OKC George Floyd/BLM Protests

It was not proactive “Stop the Spread,” but it was pro Human Rights. Choosing what battles to fight, deciding what to stand up for can vary and cause conflicts. However, I felt it was important to participate and document the marches for George Floyd, and the Black Lives Matter movement in Oklahoma City on Sunday,…

Movie Night + Landscaping/Gardening Update

It is not traveling around the world, but it has been a journey! I bought my house 10 years ago and never really did as much to the inside or outside as I would have liked — you know, adding particular areas and designs that make it “ours.” Quarantine has really given me the bug…

Garden Update (Video)🌿

To see what I have done so far, visit my original progressive post of updates: Adventures of Quarantine Gardening and Quarantine Gardening Adventures Continue.

Quarantine Gardening Adventures Continue

So, just to get you caught up — I have never gardened successfully or even kept a plant alive longer than a couple of months. I am putting in the effort, talking to experts, and getting my butt in the yard to get dirty and grow things!

Adventures of Quarantine Gardening

End of Day Update: May 7, 2020 Remember that fence gate door thing I took down to use as a raised bed? I’m going to use it now! Well, it is in place to be used. Maybe…tomatoes and potatoes? Tomatos and potatos? Endless possibilities — endless possibilities within Zone 7, that is. I also put…

Cheap trip: How to not get broke in Europe

I have recently returned from a one-week trip to Europe with my husband. We stayed for four days in Nuremberg, Germany and for three days in Prague, Czech Republic.  In total, we spent 400 euro during all these days on food, museums, and souvenirs.

Two Passions Meet

In college, I took a Digital Photography class and fell in love. For class assignments, we checked out an EOS Rebel T6 EF-S 18-55 with EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III – as soon as class was over I purchased an EOS Rebel T6 EF-S 18-55 with EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III Refurbished model with a carrying case…

Follow me: Ⓥalkyrie

“Blogger | Sore from Jiu-Jitsu | Travel-Happy | Ⓥegan | Warrior | Valkyrie | ⚒ Hjalmþrimul [he-yal-meh-ri-mule] ⚒ ” valkyrie_jn (Instagram) Follow me on Instagram and check out my “at-home” adventures in jiu-jitsu, veganism, health/wellness, and…boxer dogs. Hjalmþrimul is the name of a Valkyrie, a female warrior in Norse mythology. In this mythology, Valkyrie’s decide…

Tahlequah, OK Float Trip

This past weekend I went on a float trip down the Illinois River with my USA Stars Jiu-jitsu family and some friends.