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  • The answer is in the prayer
    Life

    The answer is in the prayer

    School is (almost) over. Kids are hectic, over-the-moon excited by the long luminous evenings, and high on sugar from all the Fudgsicles they’ve been eating. I’m hectic too. But not in a good way.…

    June 9, 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
  • Smells like team spirit
    Life

    Smells like team spirit

    Ever heard of after-Easter Halloween candies?  It’s probably because I’m the only kiddo to ever have practiced delayed gratification at 6.  See, I wanted to make sure I’d have candy all through the year.…

    April 7, 2019
  • Lazy machine
    Life

    So much to do

    “You. Are. A. Machine.” I don’t have enough fingers and toes to count on the number of times someone told me that. In every area of my life. Back when I was running (can’t…

    March 31, 2019
  • No more school
    Life

    No more school

    Just cancelled my class. And dropped out of my program. Before even starting it.  I guess you could blame it on the cold. I dreaded the thought of having to attend a 7-10pm class…

    January 14, 2019
  • Eyes on the prize
    Life

    Eyes on the prize

    I was hiding in a cave. Literally. Trying to figure out the mystery of physics equations. It was 6pm, and I had been up and running for 12 hours at this point. The walk…

    December 2, 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