Monthly Archives: December 2012

Au Revoir 2012

Tomorrow marks the beginning of a new calendar year, but everyday brings a new day.  I never make New Year’s Resolutions.  They seem silly to me.  Everyday is a chance to start anew.  So if you eat that piece of … Continue reading

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Self-Study

Svadhyaya:  Self-Study Today’s chapter in The Yamas & Niyamas was about self-study.  The author said we are all an awesome gift wrapped inside many boxes, like a Christmas joke (my mother-in-law likes to double wrap things).  Deep down inside we have … Continue reading

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Tapas

Eek… 14 days to go and I am getting back into my yoga asanas.  I can’t believe how quickly time is flying.  I think it has been a week since the last time I did any postures.  I have been … Continue reading

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Ahimsa- The Eluder

Ahimsa- Sanskrit for Nonviolence.  I’ve already written about you once, Mr. Nonviolence.  Why do you elude me so? There is a shoe print about 6 feet up from the floor on my pale bedroom walls.  I put it there.  Not … Continue reading

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Great Expectations

“If you expect nothing from anybody, you’re never disappointed.”― Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar This quote is a similar quote to one in The Autobiography of a Yogi.  I am trying to keep it in mind when I get frustrated and annoyed … Continue reading

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P90

After my post last night I had the crazy urge to do Sculpt 1-2 on P90.  This is the first P90 and although tough for me, it is not the insane one they advertise on tv.  I am nowhere near … Continue reading

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Back to Work

I decided I had to do yoga today even though my head still hurt.  Is this headache ever going to disappear? Thanks family for these awesome headache genes 😉  I did get great language memorization genes though. I remember reading … Continue reading

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One Month

Ahhhh! I just realized I am only a month away from starting my yoga teacher training course. I hope I am doing enough to be ready / I have never felt more ready (and at the same time not ready … Continue reading

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Juice for Breakfast

I woke up with the worst headache this morning and a sore throat.  I am pretty sure the headache was caused by some kind of sinus issue.  Ouch.  A thumping head still does not make for great yoga.  Instead I … Continue reading

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Unsupervised

I was watching a cartoon on Comedy Central last night.   It is called Unsupervised (it is airing its three remaining episodes then it’s lights out) and it reminds me of my childhood kind of.  Basically, it is two teen … Continue reading

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