Our lives are so busy even with the pandemic restrictions. We rush from work to grocery shop, squeeze in a workout, make dinner. Two days in this past two weeks I prioritized rest, quiet and stillness. I woke up made some coffee and watched the snow fall. I refused to feel guilty as I watchedContinue reading “Resting”
A few weekends ago I went to visit a friend who just had her first baby. He is a month old, cute as a button, with that new baby smell that someone needs to bottle and sell. She’s doing well, settling into new motherhood with a grace and good humor that I can’t help butContinue reading “Brand new”
I just finished reading this wonderful novel, Pachinko by Min Jin Lee. A historical novel following a Korean family through several generations. What makes this novel so special, are the female main characters. The male characters while colorfully drawn and important are somewhat ancillary to the main arc of the story. The novel follows theContinue reading “The beauty of imperfection”
Lately my boyfriend and I have been spending time with two pairs of friends. One, new who is a coworker at his office and her husband, and one who is one of his oldest friends and his new wife. While their interests and the dynamic between us are vastly different, the ease and companionship weContinue reading “New Friends and Old”
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Hi, I’m Alix. I’ve been practicing yoga for many years. In addtition to yoga I enjoy HIIT workouts, but not running, reading pretty much anything and archery.
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