17 February

GYPSY OF THE WEEK: JAMIE ANDERSON

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GYPSY OF THE WEEK: JAMIE ANDERSON

It seemed fitting to have an Olympic Gold Medalist as the Gypsy of the Week this year, and Jamie Anderson is the perfect amount of athlete meets hippie to fit the bill. Jamie recently won the Gold Medal for her Slopestyle run in Sochi, Russia, and while these snowboarders, skiiers and figure skaters make all […]

14 February

TAX RETURN SHOPPING

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TAX RETURN SHOPPING

Happy Valentine’s Day, gypsies! I’m currently fighting yet another cold/flu, so I hope your holiday of love is going better than mine. It’s also tax return season, otherwise known as the time of year when the government either gives you back some money so you can finally purchase that thing you really want, or they […]

5 February

WHY I RUN

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WHY I RUN

One of my goals this year is to run a 10K, and then eventually, maybe I can work up to a half marathon. I’m not a particularly good runner, but I’m getting there, and I have learned why so many people love to run every day. I run for the exercise, but I also like […]

30 January

YOGA AT HOME

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YOGA AT HOME

Since starting to get more into yoga this year, I’ve already improved, and I’ve done most of my practice at home. I’ve heard several people say, “Oh I could never practice at home. There are too many distractions.” Truth. Which is why I have to really make an effort to make the place I’m practicing ready […]

21 January

YOGA & PRAYER

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YOGA & PRAYER

This year will be the year of yoga. I’ve been trying to fully immerse myself in the practice, and with my morning stretches and evening relaxation poses, I’ve found a place I’ve been searching for: a place of prayer. When I’m in Savasana (Corpse Pose), or even a particularly challenging pose that requires a lot […]