Yoga Teacher Training pt. 3

Good morning loves and happy Diwali! Today is a special Indian holiday, called the "festival of lights" and people have decorated their houses with colorful string lights all over and keep shooting off loud fireworks throughout all hours of the day and night that sound like gun shots to me (the joys of being an … Continue reading Yoga Teacher Training pt. 3

Yoga Teacher Training in India pt. 2

Helloo my loves! It is Sunday and it is currently almost 9 am. I woke up on and off this morning, but officially woke up around 8 am which was a dream since we've been waking up at 5 am every morning. Today's our only day off, so I am so excited to have the … Continue reading Yoga Teacher Training in India pt. 2

Yoga Teacher Training in India pt. 1

I feel there has been so much that has happened the last 5 days that I don't even know what to begin with, but here is an update on my Yoga Teacher Training so far. INTERNATIONAL SISTERS There are 19 women and one man also attending the training. I had no idea who was going … Continue reading Yoga Teacher Training in India pt. 1

musings on feelings//mini loving lately list

Hi my loves. Feeling the call to do a little musing/life update. It's a really weird feeling when your life is about to drastically change and since you have no idea of what the unknown will look like you keep going, business as usual, and find it super hard to imagine that in just one … Continue reading musings on feelings//mini loving lately list

life transitions//quitting my job & going to India

I'm quitting my job to go to India... I'm leaving my first big girl post-grad job to go to India to take a month long Yoga Teacher Training Course and then will be traveling around Bali & Thailand for six weeks then returning to the states and moving to New York City. It feels good … Continue reading life transitions//quitting my job & going to India

happiness – a poem

I am happiest when embraced by feeling. A soul gasp at the end of a song Drinking cheap red wine and blowing smoke out of dorm windows Climbing lifeguard chairs long after the sun has set because the view up here is closer to the stars Staying up past our self-imposed bedtime to read or … Continue reading happiness – a poem

city of apples – a poem

my friends live in a cluster in the city of lights or is that Paris they're in the city of apples you know which one i'm 3 hours north living my quiet domestic life by the seaside nestled in the theater forest with the foghorns and homemade ice creams and living in a Victorian mansion … Continue reading city of apples – a poem

cultivate – a poem

I walk out of yoga full of breath and space between my ligaments. The smell of incense and motherly love from massage tables hangs on my T-shirt and I repeat my affirmation from savasana I am safe I am held I am whole I am loved I have to keep reminding myself. Outside the seagulls … Continue reading cultivate – a poem

turkish coffee – a poem

We ate simits covered in olive spread, thin little bagels so you don’t get schmutz on your face. After, we drank Turkish coffees strong like a shot. We read each other’s fortunes from the coffee grounds letting the spirit move through us. We saw rivers flowing in ravines and raccoons on mountains and energy leaving out of ourselves and cleaning … Continue reading turkish coffee – a poem

Merm Bullet Fridays pt. 2

Hi merm people! I'm inspired once again to do my own version of "bullet fridays" as done by Tim Ferris. Here's a bit about what's going on in my world this week and what I'm reading/listening to/learning/discovering: Song I'm Listening To: Only Hope from A Walk to Remember. This song is soo good and Natalie … Continue reading Merm Bullet Fridays pt. 2