Santa Mama

Santa Mama

In the 3+ years that we’ve lived in our apartment, I haven’t hung one family picture, but I can break out the icicle lights and the garland in an evening flat. I can’t take care of a house plant, but I can look after a full-grown Christmas tree in my living room for a...
Cardio Return

Cardio Return

When I look at my workout life, there is BY (Before Yoga) and AISY (After I Started Yoga). Much of my BY life is populated with dance, cardio kickboxing, and aerobics. But AISY, I was so in love with the practice that I rarely found the need or desire to do much else....
BE the Holiday Ninja

BE the Holiday Ninja

The holidays are a-coming and so is the end of Madeleine’s school year before they go on winter break…today. I haven’t been able to do a lot of planning about anything, but I did have this day marked on my calendar and, looking at it Sunday evening, this meant only...
That Lovin’ Feeling

That Lovin’ Feeling

I couldn’t wait for my daughter to talk because I totally sucked at trying figure out what she needed before then. You’re hungry? No? Too warm? No? Feeling sick? My earth motherly instincts totally went into hiding. Once Madeleine did talk, she also developed a very...
Get Down On It

Get Down On It

If I had to set up the board on “Family Feud” for the top 5 areas that I work on in a day, BNS (more affectionately known as Back, Neck and Shoulders) would be right up there at the top. For many, computer work is the big culprit. But there are many occupations that...