Cultural Appropriation in Western Yoga

Well, if that title isn’t enough to make you go oh boy, buckle up. This is going to be a ride. Civil and polite, yes, but a ride nonetheless. A few housekeeping things before we begin: I’ve been teaching yoga since July 2016. I’ve been practicing yoga AND Tibetan Buddhism since December 2011. I am […]

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Monday Musings: Yoga Mat Reviews

Welcome to Monday Musings, a series where I review books that I read pre-end of 2017, when I started writing wrap-ups, talk about characters or topics that aren’t as relevant, or sometimes a surprise non-bookish thing. This week, we’re finally touching on something I promised months ago–yoga mats! First! Since this is mainly a book […]

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2019 Goals | Quarterly Check-in!

I’ve been seeing a lot of quarterly check-ins lately for everyone’s 2019 goals, and I thought it’d be fun to look back at my own and see how I’m doing, as well. In my 2019 Goals post, I listed three different categories: fitness, reading, writing. First up: fitness! I have two goals for 2019–successfully do […]

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December Reads

HAPPY HOLIDAYS! Christmas is my all-time favorite holiday ever, and this year was no exception.  LOOK AT THIS BOOKSTACK: I also maybe got even more than that? I swear, these are my last books of 2018. I have SO many books to read in 2019, and I honestly cannot wait. I’ve had the most incredible last […]

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The Weight Loss Blog, Part I

Welcome to the first of a mini-series on this blog.  No, this is not technically writing-related, but fitness is a huge part of my life, and a lot of the time, those annoying little plot points figure themselves out while I’m in the middle of working out.  Thus, I wanted to start sharing my journey […]

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