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…
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
I’m having one of those days where I wonder – why does everything in my life have to be so hard? I just came from my doctor’s appointment (I have found a family doctor in my area and he seems competent and he has excellent bedside manners and he’s actually really nice!!! Thank you Jesus! … Continue reading Why Does Everything Have To Be So Hard?
It’s officially been a little over one year since I got licensed to be a Zumba instructor, and — can I tell you? — I’m exhausted (but in a good way). I really wanted to write this post last month, but I’ve been so busy and so tired. Around this time last year, I was … Continue reading Sometimes It’s Not You: Chronicles of a Plus-Sized Zumba Instructor Part V (and a special announcement!)