Monthly Archives: January, 2012

Learning to be Gentle With Me…

A picture speaks a thousands words! I haven’t written lately because like many of you out there, I have taken on a lot in the name of wanting to better myself.  Sometimes the lines are fuzzy for me as to when it is appropriate to agree to something and when I must decline for the …

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Kreativ Blogger Award!

 Thank you to Christine, writer of http://pullingitupbythebootstraps.wordpress.com  Check out her inspirational blog!  I feel honored and full of gratitude that my writing has been meaningful enough to acknowledge and I am thrilled to gain the opportunity to nominate six more bloggers with this achievement. Rules of Acceptance: 1. Thank the blogger who presented you with …

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In 2012 I will…

a card from propertopper.com

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Move the Suffering

“That’s when you really need to just do it…You’ll feel better after going…Oh that’s the best medicine, you’ll feel such a release”  These are the tapes that play when contemplating blowing off a yoga practice because I feel like parking myself with a book and a glass of wine instead.  The therapy that lies in …

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The Versatile Blogger Award!

It is an honor to have been nominated for the Versatile Blogger award.  Thank you to Christine Smith-Johnson who nominated me for this award and has a beautiful blog that can be found on her site: http://pullingitupbythebootstraps.wordpress.com  I just love reading her posts of inspiration.  I have copied the rules below and emailed those that I …

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Defying “Generation Me” with Gratitude!

Today I saw the friend who gifted me this weeping yogi.  This person is young, in her early twenties and has admirable qualities.  She possesses gratitude, something admirable for such a young woman to master in our society and for someone who is in the so-called, “Generation Me”.  Her actions defy the definition that society has placed …

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Everyday Inspiration

It is wonderful to approach the end of a yoga class with the recitation of an inspirational passage.  This book has many meaningful narratives that resonate with those of us who open up completely during a powerful  practice and lie still waiting to be filled with words of wisdom.  After enjoying this book read to me …

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Yoga Is…

Blanket of calm Unveil Mystery to Seek New Ideas Letting off steam In Social Harmony Circulating Energy Freely With Spheres of Light Coming Forth Sustaining Focus Breath Mind Peace Creating Freedom Transporting Human to Spirit Journey from heart to Mind              

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Change!

    The epilogue of The Fifth Agreement written by Don Miguel Ruiz and Don Jose Ruiz says it best in terms of change:  The Five Agreements are tools to change your world.  If you are impeccable with your word, if you always do your best, and if you are skeptical while listening, there won’t …

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Yoga Intensive Weekend #1!

  Picture found on Pinterest  originating from the site http://becausewecandoit.tumblr.com/ In a recent blog post I expressed my desire to Inspire and be inspired.  This past week I have been inspired to inspire as it was my first week as a student of Mimi from the first cohort of teacher trainees at State of Grace …

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