Browsing Tag

satisfaction

  • On becoming
    Life

    On becoming

    Kraft peanut butter and Chapman’s vanilla with chocolate chunks and caramel frozen yogurt. Perfect combo for a Friday night dinner. After a week of eating clean, my suburb’s origins fire back and I need…

    December 9, 2018
  • The quiet observer
    Life

    The quiet observer

    6am. I’m barely awake as I slowly unfold my yoga mat, take a sip of my orange flavored glass of water and put on my lululemon bra, getting ready for my morning practice. Looking…

    November 25, 2018
  • Don't poop on my couch
    Life

    Don’t poop on my couch

    When I was a kid, I wrote a song. Let’s say it was a one-hit wonder. Never made it to the album, nor lead to a second one. With all my 7 year-old seriousness,…

    November 17, 2018
  • Grit and gratitude
    Life Yoga

    Grit and gratitude

    Grit is the number one factor for success. Not IQ, not emotional intelligence, neither good looks nor physical health. Grit. “Grit is passion and perseverance for very long-term goals. Grit is having stamina. Grit is sticking…

    November 10, 2018
  • Writer's block
    Life

    Writer’s block

    Was making eye contact in yoga class. Me, in down dog, butt right up in the air. Geez, can’t you find another time?   Or worst, at the grocery store, while I was trying…

    November 3, 2018
  • Best day ever
    Life

    Best day ever

    The pressure was on. The big day was coming.  When I was young, we called it the Saint Marianne’s week. A whole week with parties, one for every group of friends I had, plus…

    October 28, 2018
  • PR campaign
    Life

    PR campaign

    Telling stories is my shit sandwich. If you feel as keen about your craft, your business or your creative endeavor as I am about words and sharing the love, and are looking for some…

    October 21, 2018
  • Dream big or go home
    Life

    Dream big or go home

    Who says we’ve got this right to live when others are dying so young. It’s not a right, it’s a privilege. …

    October 13, 2018
  • A year later
    Life

    A year later

    It’s been a year. The adage has proven to be true; time does heal. But in ways I never expected. Things I never thought needed to heal. A year ago my boyfriend left. I…

    October 5, 2018
  • Chaos within
    Life

    Chaos within

    Bixiing my way to September’s Creative Morning. Running late, as one does on a Friday morning (couldn’t resist that chocolate protein shake with bananas and heavily buttered toasts – a girl needs to fuel…

    September 30, 2018