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  • Clean fridge
    Life

    Clean fridge

    Old potatoes. Rumpled beets. Organic carrots. Roasted peppers in a pot. Packs and packs of miso. Those were a few of the things you could find on my fridge a week ago. The kind…

    June 17, 2017
  • Reset
    Life

    Reset

    Bozo beach. That’s how my parents named the house they bought by the sea, in honour of my dad’s deceased dog. Just by the name of the place, you already know something’s going on.…

    June 10, 2017
  • I am not a project
    Life

    I am not a project

    I am done with positive psychology. I know, quite a shocking statement, specially since I cannot claim to be a specialist of this kind of psychology, or of any other kind. Since I have…

    May 27, 2017
  • Cultivate the light
    Life

    Cultivate the light

    I was mad. Oh, so mad. I was running around, trying my best to make things happen for one of my projects, and it didn’t seem to work. I was done. I was ready…

    May 13, 2017
  • The number
    Life

    The number

    I knew it wasn’t a good idea. I know I should never have stepped onto that scale. But the temptation was too strong: I just can’t resist a good weighing. The anticipation: how much…

    May 4, 2017
  • Take me out to the ball game
    Life

    Take me out to the ball game

    August 1997. I’m almost eight, but it’s already my fourth season as a softball player. Yes, I started at four, a bit earlier than my teammates. I was so young when I played the…

    April 9, 2017
  • Why so serious
    Life

    Why so serious

    I love laughing. Who doesn’t? Authentic laughter is the synonym of childhood to me. It brings me back to times of innocence and pure joy. Bursts of laughter are hard to mimic, they have…

    April 2, 2017
  • Gut feeling
    Life Yoga

    Gut feeling

    I have always loved stories. For as long as I can remember, I have been surrounded by books. When I couldn’t discover by myself the wonders waiting for me, my parents would read to…

    March 26, 2017
  • Life

    Radical candor

    I want to be loved. Who doesn’t? Except I am willing sometimes to go above and beyond to get that appreciation. I try my best to bring positive energy into the room, to smile,…

    March 19, 2017
  • Step back
    Life

    Step back

    A raisin. That’s what my face looks like when I am working. And that’s the polite way to say it. I never notice it until my boyfriend told me this week, though my history…

    March 11, 2017