Posts Tagged ‘coaching’


The Power of Saying No

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

ShameAre you an over-obligator? Do you say yes to everything and everyone? Are you the person who can be counted on to do the work that nobody else wants to do? (more…)

Looking in the Funhouse Mirror

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Mommy and me, mid-80s

Have you ever noticed how gym mirrors tend to distort, like funhouse mirrors? If you are short and solidly built like me, you don’t find much fun in that kind of mirrors – for some reason they never make you look taller and slimmer than you really are. (more…)

#BlogElul 25: Change

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

I’m actually writing this post on the Friday, because I don’t write posts on Shabbat, and I have to go out and help run a service after Havdallah. So if you are wondering, this is a pre-written post. A change for me! (more…)

#BlogElul 24: Hope

Friday, September 15th, 2017

I ended yesterday’s post with the words “I find that hopeful, don’t you?”, and here is today’s theme, hope. I love it. (more…)

#BlogElul 23: Begin

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

After every ending, there must be a new beginning. That is how the Universe is set up. (more…)

#BlogElul 21: Love

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

What a perfect theme for today, when a group of loving people gathered to wish bon voyage to our favourite yoga teacher. (more…)

#BlogElul 20: Fill

Monday, September 11th, 2017

This one had me a little stumped. I’m really not sure what Rabbi Sommer means by it – but that’s OK, it’s up to me to imbue it with meaning anyway. (more…)

#BlogElul 16: Pray

Friday, September 8th, 2017

Oy. I made it halfway through Elul without missing a day, and I was so proud of myself, I promptly missed Thursday. That’ll larn me to get too pleased with myself. (more…)