Power Yoga

The smell of incense wafted through the room, which was dimly lit and very warm indeed. I settled into my mat, trying to get calm. Legs criss-crossed, palms on my knees. Breath in. Breath out. Suddenly, the teacher sprang into action and I did my best to follow. She moved quickly from one pose to another. Some of … Continue reading Power Yoga

Fast Snow

  Sunday was a crystal clear, freezing cold day up on the mountain. It had rained the day before, and the temperature had plummeted overnight, meaning that the mountain was covered in a blanket of ice--or what we like to call "fast snow" in our family. My six-year-old Lily loves fast snow. The faster the … Continue reading Fast Snow