Today I opened my inbox and read the latest post from Eco Warrior Princess and it perfectly described my current inner struggle.
I love my ability to travel anywhere in my RV. It allows me to see and experience so much of our Earth’s beauty. I have imagined myself going to other countries and spending months traveling all over the place, jet-setting around the world.
At the same time I want to make a positive impact. The saying YoloMic (you only live once make it count) is typically applied to traveling and experiencing different adventures. So far in my life I really can’t say that I’ve done much to make a true impact on this world other than raise a wonderful daughter (she makes me proud!) I wonder if I wouldn’t be more fulfilled if I ‘made it count’ by focusing on making a difference?
Anyone who has spoken to me recently knows that I’ve decided to get more serious about my passion for advocacy around minimizing waste and living a more sustainable lifestyle. I’ve been busy setting up my RV so that it best supports my sustainable lifestyle and finding local resources where I can purchase food and household items at bulk. I have found this to be much more successful because I am currently stationary in one area. It almost seems that the full-time traveling RV lifestyle is the opposite of that. Aren’t I burning more fuel… consuming more resources? Doesn’t it take away from time for me to participate in programs to make changes?
For now I plan to stick around the Port Angeles area for the rest of this year as I make a decision at this pivotal point in my life. I would love to hear your thoughts in the comments below. What type of passions do you focus on? How much have they driven your lifestyle and choices in life?Share with friends