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I. Love. To.Work.

Yes, feel free to reread that sentence. It wasn’t a typo and I am not drinking heavily (save for a lukewarm mug of green tea, left from 10 hours ago when I made breakfast.) 1,103 more words



At first there was a dream. A dream about being free without daily duties. Free like all those happy people on photos jumping over marvelous beaches or driving along a road in an old Bully–always with the sun on their faces. 479 more words


Vancouver - British Columbia, Hood Canal & Seattle - Washington (July 2016)

(Day 0) – Culture shift upon arrival was clearly evident.  After traveling 13+ hours from a small cabin in the woods in Polebridge, Montana where locking the door barely seemed necessary after venturing on the dirt/gravel open roads, we were admittedly taken back by excessive traffic delays and notably high security precautions upon hotel arrival in Vancouver, British Columbia.  1,094 more words

It Begins

30 years ago about this time of year Colleen rode her bike about 25 miles out of town, down a long dirt road and to the shore of Lake Superior near Laughing Whitefish point.   197 more words


Shifting gears

You may have noticed that my twice-a-week blog posts are down to once a week, more or less.  My plan is to get on a stable schedule that gives me the flexibility of posting to my business site once a week also.  873 more words


Audible Yoga Classes

I am almost a month into my three month long sabbatical. While I miss my students in NYC dearly, this time away was necessary. I’ve had the opportunity to teach and take classes where I am staying in California, and I have been working on recording audio classes. 47 more words


Last weekend my husband and I went on a retreat and I spent the morning exploring. When I asked the front desk of the hotel how to get to the river I could see out my window, their hesitancy to give me directions informed me that it wasn’t a tourist attraction. 767 more words

How To Be @rest