Tag Archives: reflections

Bout of Books: A Week of Reading’s Wrap Up

This past week I took part in the Bout of Books Read-a-thon. Each day I kept track of how many pages I read, and any thoughts that popped up in those moments. Here were my goals for the read-athon, and for the most part I kept on track. My TBR included: Reincarnation Blues by Michael…

Monday Milestones: Halfway to the Half

This summer I began training for the Des Moines Half Marathon that takes place mid-October in Iowa. I opted for the 5-Mile Combo, which is the Mercy Live Up Loop (a five mile course) Saturday, chased by the half marathon Sunday. I am on a mission to run fifty halfs in fifty states, and this…

Prenatal/Postnatal Yoga Teacher Training Recap: Part 2

This is Part 2 of a six part series. If you are new to the blog, start with Part 1 and I will meet you back here! Today was absolutely jam packed full of prenatal yoga! We began this morning with about an hour of introductions then rolled out our mats and jumped right into…

Prenatal/Postnatal Yoga Teacher Training Recap: Part 1

Reaching while rooted: spreading out and exploring the world around one’s self, while remaining grounded in the essence of one’s soul and identity. There is an endless parade of cars that go by my hotel window: I imagine families returning home from weekend getaways, truck drivers hauling freight across the country, and professionals headed toward…