Radically me

Radically me

I’ve written about my yoga intentions before. Before each yoga practice they suggest we set an intention for the practice, for our yoga, for our day, and, in fact, for our life. For the longest time my intention was “unbridled joy.” That served me well, but for now at...
If you’re struggling, why bother?

If you’re struggling, why bother?

Thank god I’m back to my yoga practice. First of all, I missed it. I had no idea how much I missed it until my first time back. I also had no idea how sore it would make me and how hard it was to do, after nearly two months off. Second, I missed my instructors’ words...
My need for you to get me is exhausting

My need for you to get me is exhausting

I’ve decided to stop it. I’ve decided to (do my best to) stop trying to convince others, or explain myself to others. To stop telling my stories so they’ll understand, and understand me better. To stop needing them to get me. Because what’s the big deal anyway, if...
It’s as simple as my slippers

It’s as simple as my slippers

One of my luxuries, my splurges, is my UGG slippers. I often work from home and we don’t wear shoes in our house, so I spend many of my days in slippers. A few years ago, I stumbled upon UGG slippers. I’ve never turned back. I don’t think I ever will. I bought a new...
You have the demeanor

You have the demeanor

I was in my favorite coffee shop the other day, waiting for my 16-oz skim latte with an extra decaf shot. I get that drink so often, that I bring my own cup and have my own button on their iPad register. I’m minding my own business, as much as I ever do – I’ve decided...