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  • And Upside Down & Inverted Saturday + Recent Eats

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    It's been a wonderful but exhausting day. I taught two hot yoga classes this morning and then headed back to the studio to teach an arm balance and inversions workshop this afternoon. I love, love, love all things inverted and upside down and teaching these workshops is rewarding and a lot of fun. This was [...]

  • Carrot Cake Cookies With Cream Cheese Frosting {Recipe}

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    Happy Valentine's Day! I have a delicious present for you. Carrot Cake Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting! I was actually grateful to be snowed in for two days because it gave me a lot of time to play in the kitchen and to work on my book. On my "must buy at the grocery before [...]

  • Scenes from Girl’s Weekend in Asheville

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    My girlfriends and I deserve a record for how much we packed into 24 hours in Asheville while still staying totally relaxed and in vacation mode. We ate, drank, shopped, yogaed and talked non-stop. Side note, I think I need a second residence in Asheville. I would be up there all the time to eat, [...]

  • Gluten-Free, Refined Sugar-Free Mini Carrot Cake Cupcakes

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    I can count the number of the times I've tried to bake desserts that skew more towards healthy than sinful and my experiences have mostly led me to believe that when you want a sweet, you just need to go for it. There was one incident where Pintest led me to believe it was a [...]

  • The Simple Stuff

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    This morning I practiced yoga, taught yoga and grabbed coffee from Starbucks. As I was driving into work I thought about how much peace these little everyday things bring me. Rolling out my yoga mat. Sun salutations. Leading a class through practice. Morning coffee. Then I got to my desk and read Caitlin's post about [...]

  • A Productive Lazy Day

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    I didn't really do much today but I am so exhausted. I almost fell asleep reading on the couch before dinner and I feel kind of lethargic in general. I was joking with my parents that when I slow down, I shut down. It probably doesn't help that my diet has primarily consisted of sugar and [...]

  • Girls Weekend

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    One guess where I am. Asheville. I just can't stay away! I have been planning a girls weekend getaway for months and it's finally here! You all know how much I love Asheville and I'm thrilled to be here on such a beautiful weekend with wonderful friends. I knew today would be crazy trying with [...]