Wow wow wow! Hello my long lost readers! We’ve been apart for soooo long and if you ask me, I’d say it’s been TOOOOO long! I know, I know, I will take complete responsibility for this one. I have just been stretched a weeeeeeee bit thin these days, focusing all my energy on Yoga teacher training, Elementary Ed test taking, summer vacation planning, and all the other itty bitty details that fill up the days of our lives. I am definitely not complaining, however. I have experienced more personal growth in the past 2 months than I have in the past 2 years, and for that, I am infinitely grateful.

To be completely honest, I have never felt so overwhelmed in my life. Seriously. I ‘accidentally’ got wrapped up in teacher training AND working towards passing testing prerequisites for a Master’s program at the same time. Like, it all happened on the same day. So, I have had to learn patience, time management, patience, self care, patience, and when to put the bottle of wine back in the cabinet. This is where I have been spending most of my free time…

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That being said though, I have pushed myself so much further than I thought I could possibly go, and am learning to trust myself in the process. Sometimes, the hardest part of it all is just sitting back and letting it all soak in. One day at a time, one bite at a time, just step by step, making my way. After all, it’s about the journey, not the destination, right!?

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As many of you know, I THRIVE on balance. Like, love love love balance, and should probably consider getting a tattoo one day that says ‘I LOVE BALANCE’ across my chest. Just kidding. Kinda. Sorta. No really, I’m kidding. I work very hard at trying to keep the perfect balance in my life, never faltering too much one way or another, just a niiiiice, happy medium. If things are feeling way too yin, I throw in a lot of yang. If yang is getting outta control, I do whatever is necessary to counteract that with some yin. And I have bu