Browsing Tag

self-knowledge

  • Naked
    Life Yoga

    A date with reality

    *Please be aware. This post can be triggering for people who suffer or have suffered from an eating disorder. If this is your case, I sincerely hope you’re receiving all the support you need,…

    June 16, 2019
  • Baby shower
    Life

    Baby shower

    I didn’t want to go.  I despise everything that’s too commercial, the look-n-feel of plastic toys, the overload of stuff that will be used only a couple of times before getting trashed.  I’m not…

    June 2, 2019
  • I don't like you anymore
    Life Yoga

    I don’t like you anymore

    I pride myself on being a realistic minimalist. As in I don’t mind a little mess, and I enjoy having choices in the morning as I get dressed, but I can’t lie: I def…

    May 26, 2019
  • Revisiting the classics
    Life

    Revisiting the classics

    Guru Jagat is gone, and I miss her. For those who don’t know her yet, yes, she’s the magnificent lady with the long blond hair. And yes, you’ll often see her all dressed in…

    May 12, 2019
  • The 3 Cs
    Life Yoga

    The 3 Cs of a queen

    Thanks to Yogi Bhajan, I got out of this self-misery narrative I had been telling myself for several weeks now. Back to reality, and to the things that truly matter to me.  I don’t…

    May 5, 2019
  • Sleepover
    Life

    Sleepover

    It had been a while. A while since there had been a toothbrush next to mine in the bathroom cabinet. The noise of the shower running while I’m away in the kitchen. A warm…

    March 17, 2019
  • String of pearls
    Life

    String of pearls

    Forget about the list. I know, it’s quite tempting to write down all those criteria you’re looking for in your dream partner and pray that the one will come if you believe in it…

    March 9, 2019
  • The perfect ponytail
    Life

    The perfect ponytail

    Not a single bump. I’d scream and cry if it was any other way. Every morning, the same fight. Facing the window in our small upstairs bathroom, my mom had to comply and follow…

    February 10, 2019
  • The day I started lying
    Life

    The day I started lying

    I can’t put a date on it. Can’t remember exactly when. Maybe it was at dinner one night, when my parents were talking again about the factory where my dad was working closing.  The…

    February 3, 2019
  • Breakfast buffet
    Life

    Breakfast buffet

    Business trips. Big industry conferences. Lots of public transportation, people gathering from all around the place to meet and greet, travel expenses. Your day scheduled from morning to evening with presentations, workshops and other…

    January 27, 2019