Monthly Archives: April 2011

Contrasts

On a walk today, I was making my way down a path, noting lots of brown around me (brown sticks of trees, their dead brown leaves from last fall still on the ground, brown dirt-and-rock path…), when I saw a … Continue reading

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Connection via cups

My parents and sister returned home this morning.  Their flight back was an early one – which meant we all woke up a few hours before we would have chosen to otherwise. I was the first one out of bed … Continue reading

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Genuine yoga

Ever since I “got serious” about yoga, my mom has been commenting that she would like to attend a class.  Each time I visit her I casually mention that she and I could try to find a yoga class near … Continue reading

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Lots of laughs, lots of love

My family and I are quite different in nearly every regard.  From recreation choices, to food preferences, to climates in which we live, my family and I occupy nearly opposite ends of each spectrum.  However, when we are all together … Continue reading

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They’re here, they’re here!

To help celebrate my birthday, my mom, dad, and slightly younger sister are all visiting me this weekend.  It’s been several years since my family has been in my state; my sister has never seen the house that my sweetie … Continue reading

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Presents for me!

I arrived home from running errands this afternoon to find a package at my front door: Hmm… I don’t remember ordering anything recently…I wonder what this is? I looked at the box for a return address. (For those of you … Continue reading

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Sunrise

This was my view walking in to the office this morning: What a beautiful, peaceful way to begin my day. Lovely. Stef

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Lessons from a friend

A few weeks ago we got a new treadmill – and I have been thoroughly enjoying it.  While the store we purchased the machine from provided a delivery service (which we happily used), they did not offer a corollary take-away … Continue reading

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Art imitates life… or vice versa?

On my way to yoga this afternoon, I stopped by the gas station to fill up my car’s fuel tank.  As I pumped the petrol, I let my eyes just wander and look around at nothing in particular.  Imagine my … Continue reading

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A beautiful day for a stroll

I’m slightly embarrassed to admit that it’s been four months since I last took a walk outside.  There was a point in my life when I took at least a 10 minute walk outside every day, regardless of the heat … Continue reading

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