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spillers and stumbling blocks

By Michelle Azar

November 29, 2012 | 10:40 am

I am a spiller. I was pronounced a spiller many moons ago. A Shabbat moon, in fact, when I was just 4 years old in our apartment in Chicago. I was desperate each Friday night to place the... read on

  • Drsti

    By Michelle Azar

    November 16, 2012 | 7:13 pm

    There is a Sanskrit word I like very much. Drsti. Pronounced DRISTI. It means vision. This word is often used during asana, posture, practice to remind students where to place their eyes. Each posture has a complementary focal point, for instance, in downward dog, one is to look at... read on

  • Drsti

    By Michelle Azar

    November 16, 2012 | 7:13 pm

    There is a Sanskrit word I like very much. Drsti. Pronounced DRISTI. It means vision. This word is often used during asana, posture, practice to remind students where to place their eyes. Each posture has a complementary focal point, for instance, in downward dog, one is to look at... read on

  • time lines

    By Michelle Azar

    November 8, 2012 | 12:01 pm

    “But it’s already been 4 weeks!” she wailed. My new friend has been working out, eating differently, and wondering just WHEN were those results going to kick in.

    I smiled. I got it. Heck, I GET it. I get very result oriented when I make the decision to change. I want the change... read on

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  • To Do List

    By Michelle Azar

    November 2, 2012 | 10:51 am

    If you’re like me, you like lists. To do lists, grocery, recipe lists… They make me feel organized. And sometimes, reveal just how disorganized I really am, as I often FORGET the darn list at home when it is time to forge ahead into the DOING part.

    I like lists because I can see... read on

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