So you graduated from yoga teacher training…Now what?

6 tips to start your yoga teaching career

  When I first decided to complete yoga teacher training, I didn’t necessarily think that I was going to teach yoga afterwards. I know that I wanted to dive deeper into my own practice and to learn more. I didn’t expect to fall in love with teaching. But there’s one thing that they don’t necessarily […]

6 months in

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  Happy July!  Thank you all so much for the birthday wishes! You sure know how to make a girl feel loved. It’s hard to believe that we’re halfway through the year already. That means it’s time to check in on my intentions for the year. {Thanks Melissa for keeping me accountable.} You may remember that […]

38 Lessons in 38 Years

38 lessons in 38 years

Today, I turn 38 years old. I wasn’t planning on telling you my real age because, well, for no good reason other than I’m clearly planted in my late 30s and on my way to being 40. But I had a conversation with Jasper the other day that changed my mind. He asked me how […]

Trust the process / The journey is hard

Trust the process

If I were being completely honest, I would tell you that I’m struggling a bit right now. But don’t we all say that? I’m so stressed. I have so much going on. Yada Yada. Aren’t we all always overwhelmed and over-scheduled and over-booked? I posted this status on Facebook the other day – “Why oh […]

On Writing

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“Christine’s a writer.”  That’s how my friend introduced me and I couldn’t help but cringe a little when I heard those words. It felt like it was play pretend, like when I used to play pretend I was a doctor or a boutique store owner when I was a kid. It didn’t feel real. Writing […]

Paddling for Position

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When most people think about surfing, they think about riding a wave. But surfing is more than just standing up on a surfboard and maybe doing some cool turns and maneuvers. You can have all the technical skills in the world — paddling, standing up, turns — but if you don’t actually put yourself in […]