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Marissa’s Current Yoga Schedule

Here is the latest listing of yoga classes I’m teaching regularly or subbing over the next week, in Chicago. If you live here or are in the area, stop on by! At the end of the list are a couple of descriptions about the various classes I teach. Ping me… Read On

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The Bunny Dayz of Summer

It’s not my fault I’m nuts. In all the infinite possible ways for the gene pool to manifest itself, I got an extra dose of whacky. I can’t help it! I didn’t ask┬áto be born this way…or did I? The Early Years Halloween was always my favorite holiday. Yeah, sure… Read On

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Master Cleanse Day 3: Update from Bozeman, Montana

WARNING: there is a lot of “jello cam” effect from the action cam sitting on the dash. It was a bumpy Montana road, and couldn’t be avoided. Hope you can enjoy the show anyway! Lots of great stuff: wildlife, poops, dreams, Dr. Wayne Dyer, and more!

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It’s a New Year Every Day

Yesterday was a really tough day. Somehow whatever remaining expectations I was clutching to, especially around getting a job, slapped me in the face, and I cried from the sting. Things simply weren’t going my way, and I’d had enough. I thought I was taking all the right steps, putting… Read On

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End of My Day – Dec. 4th, 2011

Better late than never! Finally the other half of my video blog from early December. I filmed myself at the end of the day to show how up & down the days can be here, caretaking for my mom. Now that our “Christmas” is done, with less pressure & more… Read On

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About Chicago

I mentioned in my prior post, returning to Chicago is like dating an old high school flame. My personality splits when I think about this place. Day-to-day life tends to have extreme highs & lows. Here’s a running list that I hope will give folks who have never been here… Read On

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Returning Home: That Old Familiar Friend

  Homecoming   This blog post was started in my mind about 3 dozen times. Now that I’m poised at the keyboard at Anchorage Int’l airport, poised to launch myself back to the Big Village that I was raised in, the village called The Windy City, The City of Big… Read On

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Mom vs Alaska

It’s been a packed 5 days in extraordinarily humid & hot Chicago. I’m really glad for the lousy weather, because it reminds me why I no longer live here. Other visits in the past duped me with great weather, and enticed me to move back. Not a chance, this time.… Read On

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Sweet Home Chicago

I’m at the Seattle-Tacoma airport now, about to board a flight to Chicago. In the last weeks of wallowing lazily in the bosom of Anacortes’ wonderland of nature, many things occurred. As you know, dear readers, I cycled through a tremendous amount of fear. My fabulous dad, so wise &… Read On

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