Just by looking in your rearview mirror.. Sometimes the simplest snapshot makes me pause and wonder. My rearview is stuffed with tangled wires and like a Vietnamese on a scooter, I’d rather drive on the sideways than stopping for a split second. Restlessness is in my blood, I need to figure everything out asap, so I know where I am going next. As if being … Continue reading You know you’re in Hanoi (and you need to untangle)
Had I known this was the last inversion I could practice, I would have asked my students to take pictures! And glue them in the family albums, so the kids could have a proof of how strong I once was. I have discovered Iyengar yoga in Hanoi and fell in love with the practice. Especially for all its variations of inversions. Hanging like a bat on … Continue reading Farewell Yoga?
It’s this time of the year, when your acquaintances are all posting about their successes of 2016, and you can’t help but asking yourself. How about me? Am I the only one who hadn’t achieve anything worth facebookable??? My Linkedin profile doesn’t show any dream position, my IG account still lack this insane picture of me masterizing the one handed tree pose and last but … Continue reading The 3 terrible addictions I gave up in 2016
Yes it happened and don’t expect me to cry and enrage over the results. It’s done. It shows the power of one vote and that we should never, ever underestimate it. Of course I am in shock, but I decided to put all my energy on those who need it. If there is one thing that this vote taught me is that every word has consequences, … Continue reading This is not the end. This is just The Beginning
Our regular bag for the day. Every single day of the last 2 months or so, an average of 200 days a year, can we call it a Mundane bag? big enough to carry our tribe ‘s sunscreen, shades, mosquito repellent, bath towels and a bottle of water. Plus my notebook and a blue pen. Today was 90 F, but it is now raining cats and dogs … Continue reading Mundane Monday (of mine): Beach bag
“And suddenly you know… It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings..” Continue reading Oye Pirates! It’s time for a Change!
Among the precious teachings of my Zen Masters Resident is the everlasting “Why not?” Those two words used to irritate me so much (especially at the end of a long day); Until I realised how meaningful they actually are; Only dead fish go with the flow, why should we always go the most traveled roads? So I have started asking myself “why not?” much more often. My Attilas … Continue reading Inspiring Monday: The kid got it right (again)
Best way to start the week: learning while having fun ! In other words, join Cee’s Fun Photo Challenge. The topic of the week is Number 1 (or 1 item). I combined it with the topic of last week, Perspective (Unusual angle or point of view). The rainy season is looming, the beach is finally totally deserted… How about a Coconut or a Mango juice to start … Continue reading Here is to beat the Monday Blues
What you see depends not only at what you look at, but also on where you look from: do a headstand, zoom in, close one eye. Let a toddler be your guide and show you his treasures.. Wishing you all an inspiring week 🙂 Continue reading Perspective