ο»ΏJanuary Book Review: Make Peace with Your Mind

Hello Darlings! Long time, no chat. Between the holidays and making a VERY last-minute decision to move this month–not to mention working and yadda yadda yadda…something had to give, and that something was keeping up on the blog. Things are (slowly) beginning to settle, and I’m back with a new review for you! New World … More ο»ΏJanuary Book Review: Make Peace with Your Mind

Letter to a Friend

Two flowers on the plant you gave me are about to bloom. It’s been so long since a flower has appeared that I wondered if it would ever happen again. I wondered if I had somehow done something wrong. I don’t think either of us realized how important this plant, so small when you gave … More Letter to a Friend

Current Top 5 Coffee Places in Portland That Are Not Starbucks

I had every intention of writing a (possibly) great post on feeling the feels during yoga. I still plan on writing that one…but I decided to change things up this week and go a little less “yogi” and a little more “city.”  Don’t let the ridiculously long title fool you–I love Starbucks. I really do. … More Current Top 5 Coffee Places in Portland That Are Not Starbucks

Strength in Stillness

Sometimes, it’s hard to slow down. Life is busy, and if you’re anything like me, taking a break can be difficult. We have work, friends, partners, chores, errands, exercise…the list goes on. Where does sitting down fit into this? It doesn’t, unless it’s sitting down in front of the tv or the computer, or unless … More Strength in Stillness