Remember

Remember

It’s October 11, the second Monday in October. Happy Indigenous Peoples’ Day to those in the United States. Happy Thanksgiving, all you Canadians. Happy Dìa de la Raza to those in Latin America or Dìa de la Resistencia Indìgena to any Venezuelans. Whatever culture you...
My New Favorite Dessert

My New Favorite Dessert

Oh my God, I think I did it. I found a very simple, delicious, satisfying dessert recipe that is good for me! You may find this sooo last decade, but I tried various chia concoctions a few years ago and never landed on something that worked. Here is what I made...
That’s How the Light Gets In

That’s How the Light Gets In

I was asleep when the first plane hit. An oddly early call from Carol got me out of bed, though, and it was with her, my dear friend, on the phone, that I watched the second plane fly into the World Trade Center 20 years ago today. What stays with me? The slow-moving...
First Days

First Days

Saturday, Aug 21, 2021, was my first day teaching live, in-person classes at Kripalu Center in 18 months.* Getting ready that morning, I was reminded of all those awful-wonderful, momentous First Days of childhood – the nerve-racking, gut-wrenching,...