Monthly Archives: January 2016

DAY 21: HUMBLE GRATITUDE…

 Top 10 expressions of awesomeness I bore witness to today: Danielle’s headstand in the middle of the room. Dave’s Tree with opposite arm extensions. Ted’s recognition that it’s all about his pelvis. Lacie finally letting go of some really tough … Continue reading

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GRATITUDE IS ENOUGH…

In the work that I do, I see close to 200 people a week. I work with a few big groups, some small groups, a couple of specialized groups a few private clients. There are men and women, young and … Continue reading

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DAY 19: SIMPLE GRATITUDE…

Partnership is always enhanced by converging, combining and coalescing with the gifts, talents and contributions of others. I’m reading this beauty this week. Danna Faulds eloquently evokes the true nature of yoga; yoking mind, body and spirit. Every time I … Continue reading

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DAY 18: ESOTERIC GRATITUDE

I’m hanging at Starbucks Arden Hills, munching on a roasted tomato/mozzarella panini, sipping dark roast, contemplating purusha. It’s a sanskrit word that loosely translates as universal consciousness; limitless, immutable untouchable. I’m going to introduce it to a group of about … Continue reading

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DAY 17: VALUE-ADDED GRATITUDE!

So I’ve started dating and I’m shocked by my own age. It seems impossible to me that the men that I meet, all lovely in their own way, by the way, are older than I imagined I would ever be. … Continue reading

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DAY 16: LETTING GO OF GRATITUDE…

Lake Minnetonka is frozen solid. I’m talking about strap on the snow shoes, wave to a few ice fishermen while I journey across the entire width of the Lake; wild, wooly, wondrous winter in Minnesota.  It encompasses a certain kind of … Continue reading

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DAY 15: GRATITUDE FOR THE BOYS…

Out late with my new Minnesota boyfriends. Made me pine, extra hard, more than normal for my own big, unabashedly fabulous, always there for me big guys! Cannot believe they are almost 27. Cannot believe I am 53! Cannot believe … Continue reading

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DAY 14: WHEN GRATITUDE FEELS LIKE WORK…

Here’s what I say a lot: “Is it ok if I put my thumb in your pelvic crease?” No one, not a  single person, not even modest Minnesotans in front of other modest Minnesotans, has ever said no. And I’ve been doing … Continue reading

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DAY 13: GRATITUDE JUST BECAUSE…

SASHA: BRAVE, BOLD, BEAUTIFUL!

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DAY 12: GRATITUDE UNKNOWN…

It’s cold in Minnesota this week. So cold that Minnesotans are claiming they are kind of uncomfortable. So, so cold that the first fishing huts are finally going up on my beloved Lake Minnetonka. So, so, so cold that the … Continue reading

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