Blaming the Body

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On Monday I was in yoga class and something really strange happened, I suddenly became very aware and self-conscious of my body, specifically my stomach. I had just had a great day at work and was excited to be at yoga, my practice was hard but felt really great. We were 10 minutes from the

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Thoughts on Photos

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I have a really hard time with taking photographs of myself, or allowing them to be taken. I always felt that if there was going to be photographic evidence of what I looked like, I needed to look my best. Only times when I felt thin or beautiful were ever photographed – after fasting, meeting

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Teacher Training is MAGICAL!

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Teacher Training was AMAZING!! I wrote about my fears in going to training in my last post and I am SO glad I faced them. I made some wonderful new friends, started to get some personal insights, watched other people grow into a better sense of themselves, learned SO much and had an incredible amount

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Facing Fears and Taking Chances – Teacher Training!

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It seems like a strange time to announce this given everything else that is going on in my life, but I am starting Yoga Teacher Training this FRIDAY!! I only found out that I would be going for sure on December 13th and SO much has happened since then I havn’t really been telling anyone.

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My Spectacular Body

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My Spectacular Body Spectacular, really? Yes! My body is spectacular, wonderful, remarkable, magnificent, amazing, incredible and phenomenal! My body has carried itself through my whole life and done nothing but try to protect itself – from me. My wonderful body was born weighing just about 5lbs, crying and screaming to get itself what it needed

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