Today I am thankful for the wonders of yoga. After a hurried start to my morning, and an eternally long day, punctuated by the mothers of two of my students crying as a result of their sons’ behavior, I was emotionally drained. I thankfully didn’t have to work tonight, so I popped in one of my Baron Baptiste DVD’s and did 45 minutes of Vinyasa flow. Not only did I work the muscles of my body, but I worked my mind too, and brought all of me some peace after a day that I was happy to see over. And for that, I am grateful.
I'm 42, a remarried mom of an 8 year old girl and a toddler son, a teacher, and a writer. People tell me I tend to be brutally honest and ...tell it like it is, so I had hoped to use this outlet to keep me sane while I got used to my new life as a stay-at-home Mom back when I was home with my daughter....it worked. And it's been therapeutic through the end of a marriage and the emergence of me...View all of Joy's posts.