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Stillness Sundays – Meditations from the Mat

Are you looking for a book with a daily yoga reading?  Try Meditations from the Mat by Rolf Gates and Katrina Kenison. I received this book as a gift from my friend Maria just a month or so before I … Continue reading

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Story Saturdays: My “old life” in April

Once upon a time, not too long ago, I was a very busy teacher.  And April was one of the busiest times.  I was reorganizing some cabinets today and came across my planner for one of my last years in … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays – Five Fingers!

I love these shoes.  As soon as I get done with this post I’m going to toss them on and go for a walk. They’re Vibram Five Fingers shoes and they are supposed to allow your feet to move the … Continue reading

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Egrets save the day!

It’s getting late and I’m pooped but overall in a good way.  I don’t have a big planned post today – I tutored (yeah, yeah) had a beautiful big salad (already pictured some time ago) and happily spent the evening … Continue reading

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I wish this was for dinner tonight

I’m back to tired.  Can I blame it on the weather?  I need to go fix a giant salad and get some vitamins in me. We had this dish a couple of nights ago.  I have no recipe – I … Continue reading

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Home out of the weather

I’m happy to be home and cozy after a harried drive home through some deep water illuminated by plenty of lightning. I try to avoid driving in New Orleans during crazy downpours because our streets in some places temporarily flood … Continue reading

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A slice of Heaven in Mississippi

Heaven is twenty-four hours by a creek in Mississippi in springtime when the pink azaleas are blooming and it’s warm enough to wade in the cool water with the sun warming your back. It’s making a fire on a sandy … Continue reading

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