I taught my first Zumba class ever exactly one year ago today and if you have been reading my past Zumba chronicles, you know that I’ve had an absolutely amazing, astounding year and yet…
It’s so easy to fall into the trap of self-pity. Continue reading “What One Dance Can Do”: Passion, Perspective and One Year of Teaching Zumba #ZumbaStory
September is PCOS Awareness Month! I must admit — I’ve never heard of PCOS Awareness Month until a couple of weeks ago. I really only realized that it was PCOS awareness month during the last week of August, when I was doing my customary creeping chilling out on Facebook and I saw some women add … Continue reading PCOS Diaries: I Have PCOS. This is What it Is…
So… I tried yoga for the first time today, and here’s my verdict: I liked it! No, I really did like it. Would I do it again? I still have mixed feelings about it. I’ve managed to be a Millenial and get to my late twenties without ever trying yoga. Believe me — it’s been … Continue reading I Tried Yoga For the First Time Today…
I support this initiative wholeheartedly, and I’ve decided to post this video on my blog to lend whatever support I can and spread the word: What the NFL is doing to Colin Kaepernick is cowardly and simply unfair. First, I am proud of the Adventist church (particularly the pastors in Huntsville, AB) for spearheading this … Continue reading Stand with Colin Kaepernick and #Black0ut the NFL
My dear readers, you must understand — I rarely get this angry. So angry that I have thought about this case day in and day out — at work, on the bus, at home. So angry that I stare at my computer screen in a daze. So infuriated that I write with tears in my eyes as my heart pounds in my chest. I’m not an angry person by nature. But there are times in life when you witness something so unconscionable — something that literally shocks the conscience of anyone who has one — that all one can hope to do is weep and write. Continue reading Last Week I Was Tired. Tonight I’m Angry.
This Friday finds me so very tired.
I am just plain tired.
I am tired
I am tired.
I am so damn tired.
I am so very, very tired. Continue reading I’m Tired
I had a physical with my doctor yesterday and he told me something that doctors have been telling me since I have exited the womb (literally — I’ve read doctors reports saying this very same thing when I was only a few months old): “You need to lose weight.” Okay. What else is new? If … Continue reading I Am “Morbidly Obese” and Other Reasons Why BMI is BS