Author Archives: millie jackson

About millie jackson

I am a librarian, a yoga teacher, a storyteller, an athlete.

Week 2 – Another week in the books

The second week is always more difficult than the first week when I recommit.  This week was no exception.  It’s been hard for many reasons and I have been exhausted.  I fought through though and am ready to keep going.  … Continue reading

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Week 1 – Checking in

Last week I wrote about my meeting with Sam and developing a CATtitude.   What I didn’t mention is that he challenged me to stick with this for 8 weeks.  Here is my week one check-in. Cooking  I am a … Continue reading

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CATattitude: Keep me going

I had a check-in with Sam this week.  This is part of the routine – sit down, check in, assess, re-set.  This summer has been hectic for me.  I bought a house, moved, started a different job, and have been … Continue reading

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Buy the socks

A few weeks ago my friend Leslie and I went to hear Anne Lamott who was on a book tour for her new book, Hallelujah Anyway: Rediscovering Mercy. It was at least the third time I have heard Anne Lamott.  One … Continue reading

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Where did the fall go? Just checking in

I kept meaning to post but things kept happening.  The fall has not been quite what I imagined but that is the way things go sometimes. What I have been doing Finished HereNow Yoga Teacher Training Completed Reiki Master Practitioner … Continue reading

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Sometimes we stop

Life doesn’t always go as planned.  Sometimes we are stopped. This was the plan:  Go to yoga teacher training on Friday night and learn modifications for sun salutations (that happened).  Go to Global Mala at the Vulcan on Saturday morning … Continue reading

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Wonders of social media: A yoga-versary

Yesterday I received an email reminding me that I began going to Bala Yoga two years ago.  Ah, social media and apps.  We can be reminded of everything.  I am not going to make it Bala Yoga on this trip … Continue reading

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