This blog site is authored by Emillie that immerses readers in the enchanting world of the Pacific Northwest. Emillie's writing celebrates the beauty of a simple, healthy, and sustainable lifestyle, inviting readers to join her on this remarkable journey.
Growing up in rural Ontario as the daughter of free-spirited parents from New York state, Emillie developed a profound connection to nature and a deep understanding of the profound impact our choices have on our well-being. This upbringing instilled in her a lifelong passion for the outdoors and a unique blend of creativity and organization.
After completing her studies in Neuroscience, Emillie ventured into healthcare management and planning, where she fine-tuned her structured thinking and logical approach. Today, as a full-time writer and food blogger, Emillie seamlessly combines her disciplined mindset with her creative instincts. Through Berries & Barnacles, she aims to foster an ongoing dialogue about the joys and adventures of embracing a simpler way of life.