Earning My Way

Our belief systems influence our narrative and experience of the world. This season of “letting go” is an invitation to explore if it’s time to release some old patterns of thinking and being.  On a regular basis, there are issues that require me to...

Om Sweet Om

Summer is often spent visiting, traveling, exploring, and relaxing the schedules or commitments that structure the rest of the year. Things like meal times, bed times, and weekend afternoons seem best unplanned. As September approaches, we now move toward new rhythms...

The Gems of June

We are surrounded by gems in nature and gems in the people we encounter on a regular basis; AKA gems in the flesh! Taking the time to notice and appreciate these gifts is vital and takes practice. For example, although I am not a big fan of spiders, I find the...

Suffering is Optional

Free the mind, and free the suffering… Many of us found our way into yoga to create more ease in our lives. While it may not be a panacea, yoga does ease muscle tension, quiet the mind for a while, and address the suffering caused from...

Softening into Spring

Welcome spring!  With this season of awakening and new beginnings, let’s find ways of softening. One of my favorite offerings in class is to say, “where can you soften?”. There are many things that can harden us, harden...