Jun 17- Soak

Meditation: Balance, Immersive ForestLength: 5 minutesWhere: In bed, Los Angeles How It Felt: Soooo sleepy I was totally exhausted last night, as I wrote in my last post, so after I finished my blog I immediately stretched and got into bed. I fell asleep last time I tried the “Immersive Forest” meditation from the Balance…

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Jun 13- Drive

Meditation: Headspace, Managing Anxiety #1 Length: 11 minutes Where: Noho Park, Los Angeles How It Felt: Unbelievably Calming I’ve had the most amazing day. I shifted today. I don’t know exactly what did it- maybe it was brunch with a lovely friend from back home and the wonderful talks we had, or perhaps the drive…

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Jun 5- Celebrate

Meditation: Calm, 7 Days of Gratitude: Enhancing Self-Acceptance Length: 12 minutes Where: South Beach Park, Los Angeles How It Felt: Glorious Who Joined Me: Steve We had an awesome weekend of early birthday celebrating- drinks with friends, massages, renting bikes yesterday to ride along the beach- and then I had to drop Steve at LAX…

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May 31- Monthly Check-in #5

Meditation: Calm, 7 Days of Gratitude: Unlocking Happiness Length: 12 minutes Where: Noho Park, Los Angeles How It Felt: Like a mental smile Who Joined Me: Steve What happened to May?? I know that’s a thing people say literally all the time. “This year really flew by!” “I can’t believe it’s already fall!” But… seriously……

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May 28- Time to Say Goodbye

Meditation: Calm, Daily Calm: ChangeLength: 10 minutesWhere: In our room, Cabo, MexicoHow It Felt: Empowering Who Joined Me: Steve We are sunburned, sleepy, and maybe the most relaxed we’ve ever been, but already mentally transitioning back to life. We spent the day reading by the pool, relishing our last chances to have food and drinks…

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May 22- Newlyweds

Meditation: Headspace, UnguidedLength: 10 minutes Where: On the beach, Cabo, MexicoHow It Felt: like pure paradise Who Joined Me: Steve Dispatch from absolute paradise here. Beautiful resort, unbelievable suite, sparkling pools, perfect sunny weather, soul soothing waves crashing against the beach…. Steve and I watched the end of the sunset and meditated, unguided, no need…

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May 7- Perfect

Meditation: Headspace, Appreciation #4Length: 11 minutes Where: Venice Beach, CaliforniaHow It Felt: Like heavenWho Joined Me: Steve You know that feeling when you’re in a moment, and you suddenly realize it’s completely perfect? As in, you wouldn’t change a single thing, and you’re just so unbelievably happy to be in that moment, you want to…

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May 6- Appreciation

Meditation: Headspace, Appreciation #3 Length: 16 minutes Where: Fryman Canyon, Lookout bench How It Felt: So peaceful and happy Who Joined Me: Steve Another gorgeous day in LA, another hike. Steve is still recovering from his gallbladder removal, so he can’t do too much in the way of workouts right now. It’s been a little…

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May 2- Buried

Meditation: Calm, How to Meditate: No Agenda Length: 10 minutes Where: Backyard, Michigan How It Felt: Free Ok, first thing’s first- I had my facts wrong yesterday! Let’s straighten that out. I wrote that I started Yoga With Adriene’s May calendar and that the first class was called “Trust.” But guess what?? No it wasn’t!…

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Apr 17- Compassion

Meditation: Calm, How to Meditate: Strong Compassion Length: 11 minutes Where: Noho Park, Los Angeles How It Felt: Like a mental shift Another nice, warm day, another walk in the park. Literally. So nice to soak up that sunshine and fresh air. I’m acutely aware that I’m not going to have this much downtime maybe…

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