“I Don’t Need Therapy”

The stigma behind therapy and only needing it when you have been through something traumatic is something that really weighs on my heart. Therapy is often seen as a tool to use when you are “broken” and need to be “fixed.” First off, let me point out that we’re all “broken.” No one is perfect. […]

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Letting Go

March theme: Letting Go šŸ˜Œ I pick a new ā€œthemeā€ for yoga every month. I try to make it broad enough to resonate with my students, but still is something I am working on personally (so that my authenticity and truth can always shine through. šŸŒž) I am attempting to practice letting go – letting […]

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Slow Down & Stay Awhile

In my last post, I explained HSP and how I recently realized how I am easily overwhelmed when it comes to sensory processing. Since I found out about this, I try to be hyper-aware and selective with my time. I attempt to choose the events where I know I will overexpose myself and need extra […]

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Never Be Done

Originally posted on Yoga Mom:
Raw. Vulnerable. Exposed. Strong. Confident. At ease. Grief, then joy. Exhaustion, then motivation. Emptiness, then fulfillment. For so long I thought the goal was never-ending bliss. Then I grew up (a little). Now I see that to be fully human means to experience the full range of human emotions. Each…

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HSP: What is it?

A few days ago, I was tagged in a new social media trend “5 Things You Didn’t Know About Me.” Since I tend to be an open book, I found it surprisingly hard to think of some facts no one knew (which I am not sure if this is necessarily a good thing). Mine were […]

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Forgiveness

My alarm goes off at 5:45am this morning, and I instantly hit snooze. The pit is still in my stomach. I don’t want to get out of bed. I don’t want to face the world. The judgment, the shame, the chaos. Reluctantly, I slowly get out of bed, change, and make my way to Corepower. […]

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My Birthday Fundraiser for Project Semicolon

This morning I jumped on Facebook as I do frequently for my job. However, today I received a notificationĀ giving me the option to have a fundraiser for a cause close to my heart in honor of my birthday. For my birthday this year, I’m asking for donations to Project Semicolon. I’ve chosen this nonprofit because, […]

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