monthly archives: December 2006

I’m famous yo.

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This week’s Chronicle, page 3. How super cool of Desirae for the ad. *** What do you get someone for their birthday that signifies a) how cool you think they are and b) how cool you are for thinking of … Continue reading

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Lucky, me

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New DBT post. Check it. I would love to take DBT to like the Austin Chronicle or the LA Weekly. I’m pretty sure we’re super qualified. *** That book I’m going to write still hasn’t made it from thought to … Continue reading

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oh no, I’m not done yet…

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Tis the season for lists (Christmas, New Year’s Resolutions, Yoga-Teacher-Ticks-that-Bug, etc.) and I don’t want to disappoint so here’s my contribution. Since Christmas has passed and New Years isn’t here yet, I’ll spare you the first two and share with … Continue reading

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Spills and thrills

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2007 Checklist1. Take snowboarding lessons.2. Invest in a neck brace.3. Practice yoga. A lot. I just returned from a really fun weekend to Colorado to see my friend Leslie. I flew in Friday night and our BIG plan was to … Continue reading

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Even dust could crush

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Dear Christians, Happy Hannukah. That’s for the countless times that I’ve said “Merry Christmas” to Jews. See, the thing is, I should know the “Happy Holidays” routine by now, but I forget! I don’t even have a good excuse b/c … Continue reading

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Christopher Hitchen? Funny like a woman.

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I’ve written to magazines twice in my life. The first time I got published — I wrote to Mademoiselle back in the Clinton days to protest the liberal slant of their publication. Tell me that’s not funny. The second was … Continue reading

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The Kombucha Report

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Oh yes. The moment you’ve ALL been waiting for. The VERY FIRST* Kombucha Buzz/Taste/Un-Slimy-ness Test. Following are the judging criteria. Notice that the criterion are weighted differently. This is to account for importance. 1. Buzz Factor — A drink’s ability … Continue reading

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Direction.

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For the first time in my life I’m deriving more pleasure from NOT spending than from spending. This is monumental for me, because new *anything* (I’m not kidding — I can get excited about a bar of soap) has long … Continue reading

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live through this and you won’t look back

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So Dre and I are having a party on Sunday b/c we want to spend our weekend cleaning. Dre is begging me to play I Never at our party but I just think that’s a little too personal. Just kidding. … Continue reading

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Bigfoot likes baths.

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I was going to start my audioblog tonight but somehow now I’m uninspired. It’s easier to hide behind the words on a screen. Which is kinda a shame b/c I wanted to capture my roommate using the word “poo”. Yes, … Continue reading

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Chrysalis

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If you ever meet me, I’ll tell you two things about me w/in about five minutes, b/c sadly, I tell them to nearly everyone I meet.1. I teach yoga.2. My name means “butterfly”.And because of my namesake I like most … Continue reading

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love, peace, and hair grease

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I get to teach in Austin at the end of the month. I’ll be at Breath & Body and Yoga Vida on New Year’s Day and Bodhi too but I’m not sure if it’s the Saturday or Sunday (NYE) yet. … Continue reading

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250 million

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I won I won I won!!! Tonight we had our consultant training and I won prizes in both of our quizzes. Yep I’m the proud owner of some Lifesaver candy canes (tropical flavuhs, chump) and a new Starbucks thermos. See … Continue reading

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Bees are patriotic

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So apparently the full moon was *last* night. Yep. The intentions still stand though. I am pretty sure it doesn’t matter if I got the right day or not. It’s the act of getting clear about what you want that … Continue reading

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take action and then ask for help

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Tonight it’s another brilliant full moon. I do love a good full moon b/c it means intention setting! Plus it’s pretty. I like writing things down on a little scrap of paper and then burning it on my deck in … Continue reading

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a haiku for sushi

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You were a tunaNow you taste really good with a jalapeno. ***That smarts a little writing but I did have *beyond* sashimi today at Katsu-Ya. And just as I was about to give up eating fish again because I feel … Continue reading

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