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The unnerving unravelling of an otherwise stable mind

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In February, Vanessa Fiola met a man
Whom she would later come to know as Gandhi.
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food is good.

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Dude, Eileen’s in town (this is Dre’s sister) and she brought us Saccone’s! For those of you that don’t know, Saccone’s is this amazing pizza that should be located on the corner Amherst and Santa Monica, but instead is far … Continue reading

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did someone say ‘blog’?

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Why the internet is cool. *** Congrats to Dre who made it through her very first 3 day cleanse! Dink! I can’t say it wasn’t painful for us both. Several times I begged her to quit as she tried to … Continue reading

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now i feel like carolina, i split myself in two

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Today, March somethingth, it’s 93 degrees here in LA. And tomorrow I’ll be in NYC freezing, or at least that’s how the 40s will feel. Because I’m trying to only pack a carry on for my trip east, and then … Continue reading

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First things first. Hands down, the COOLEST commercial in the whole wide world. If you know anything about me, you know I love kombucha, Gandhi, yoga, and superballs. Not necessarily in that order. So I am so pleased to present … Continue reading

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The Fist Bump is out.

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Last night I went to Minnu’s for a game night w/ her, Caryn, and Warren. We played a game called “What Were You Thinking?” Have you played this game? It’s one where you get rewarded for thinking like the group. … Continue reading

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What the brahmacharya??

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Roberto is in town taking Shiva’s ayurveda workshop and so we practiced together yesterday and then went to Urth for dinner. Yoga3 is taking off for him and Chanel which is so super cool. There’s a generation of us that … Continue reading

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Ask and you’ll receive.

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No, I didn’t get hives. But, I am officially so sick of sugar that I woke up this morning and realized I *want* a cleanse. Not I “need” a cleanse, or I “should” do a cleanse… Nope — I WANT … Continue reading

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why, china and the bachelor, of course

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I am lobbying Dre to interview for the new Bachelor. Why? Because she’s a sucker. Which reminds me, I’m sleepy. *** I’ve been thinking about this Gandhi quote that I don’t know verbatim, and no, I’m not going to rename … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Tera!!! Sister I miss you.*** Boy I bit it at a meeting today. It went in a completely different direction than I had planned, according to the meeting agenda that I’d prepared based on very little background. You … Continue reading

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Know thyself*

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As many do, I fell into yoga. It started as a remedy for a running injury, turned into a fanatical way to lose weight, and then settled in as a way of life. I was a freak about Bikram doing … Continue reading

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