Archive for the 'Family' Category



Ever felt like this?

Published on January 28, 2012

What a challenge day to day living can be! Even when we know what to do to care for ourselves, we frequently get stuck in the realities of our life. As we come to recognize the need to care for ourselves in some significant way(s), we can struggle with fitting those activities into our daily […]


Whoop dee doo! Anne is 82!

Published on August 16, 2011

This past weekend Anne celebrated her 82nd birthday! There was a luncheon in her honor, cupcakes and her very own Furby. Furby is a talking toy that has 800 spontaneous sayings. It responds to touch. Anne loves this as she is by nature, a talker. It will provide her with animated companionship! The second biggest […]


See you in five weeks!

Published on May 31, 2011

The weekly Monday nite yoga practice will continue at the UU Church of Fresno throughout the month of June. It will be lead by Pablo. See the flyer available on the previous post. Keep your practice alive with the wonderful group of yogis that gather together from 6:30-8:00pm. I will return and we’ll continue exploring […]


Late breaking news!

Published on May 3, 2011

There was a post on this site about the Monday nite yoga class for the month of June. Now I have great news! The Monday nite class will be be going through out the month of June due to the generosity of one of our yogis. Pablo will be teaching the class June 6, 13, […]


Thank you, friend.

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Yesterday we said good-bye to our friend Babka (named after the “Chocolate Babka” episode on Seinfeld). We had the pleasure of his company for 7 years. Babka spent the first few years of his life with Darla in Fresno as Buster Brown. When she moved back East, he became part of our family and we […]


Pranayama: Breathing lessons

Published on April 5, 2011

Our next step on the eight fold path is pranayama. Literally pranayama means control of energy. In some yoga classes, pranayama isn’t taught as a part of the yogic experience. Of course the asanas can be done without focus on the movement of breath or the linking of breath with the movement. Patanjali’s yoga considers […]


Satya: Being true to ourself

Published on January 13, 2011

The yama satya is about truth or non-lying. We bring this to the mat by truthfulness in our feelings, thoughts, words and actions. In our life on and off the mat, this can be a challenge. When we attempt a pose that our body is not yet ready for, possibly causing ourself physical injury (ahimsa), […]


Yoga inside and outside

Published on December 5, 2010

On Thanksgiving morning, 8 yogis took time to come together and give thanks. Our practice was focused on a grateful heart and a joyful practice. We brought canned goods and gift cards which were given to a family in the Centerville area. It was a wonderful way to begin a special holiday! And of course […]


YOU have been invited to Anne’s 81st!

Published on August 10, 2010

Here are a few memories from Anne’s party. A nice luncheon was served from Whole Foods along with an Edible Bouquet (instead of a cake!). Anne enjoyed the attention and the ladies at the home chimed in on the festivities!


Computer melt down: No blogging, Yes Monday nite yoga!

Published on July 24, 2010

Don’t worry! The computer is in the shop and I am borrowing my husband’s for the moment! Yes, there will be class this Monday nite, July 26 from 6:30-8pm at the UU Church of Fresno. We’ll continue on with the third chakra soon!