Veggie Magnifique | posts by Ann
panda yoga for bedtime

I didn’t use to enjoy relaxing yoga classes. I was all about the power and the flow, and most of all, feeling transformed and noodle-y after an intense yogic experience. Relaxing yoga? No, merci. One day, back when I lived in LA, I ended up in a random beginner class at YogaWorks. The class I’d ...

What-i-eat-in-a-day-quarantine

I’ve realized that my normal life is actually a lot like “quarantining.” My husband and I cook and eat at home most of the time, and as entrepreneurs, most of our online business magic happens at home. We’re certainly not anti-social, but we enjoy cozy a lot more than chaotic, and especially at this point ...

staying-healthy-veggiemagnifique

It’s possible that some of you are experiencing Four-Wall-itis.   Four-Wall-itis: Noun. When the four walls of your room (or home) start to close in on you. The condition of going berserk because you’ve been confined to a place for what seems like forever and you want to get out. Synonyms: Stir-crazy, cooped up.    ...

veggie magnifique yoga yin anxiety

Just looking around, life seems pretty normal. Spring is slowly but surely trickling in, and the dog next door still barks at ungodly hours. Every day you still brush your teeth, put your laundry to wash, and make your favorite tea in the morning. Babies are still being born, and words are being written. But ...

cozy-cocoon-at-home

“Are you relishing it yet?” A little voice whispered in my head the other day as I sat on the couch, tea in hand. Homebody that I am, my answer to myself was a resounding “Yes. Yes, I am relishing this moment of seclusion.” Look, I’m not a hermit, but man… does it ever feel ...

the-friendly-kitchen-paris

I gotta be honest… I do miss Paris. I felt more at home in Paris than anywhere I’ve ever lived. Even where I grew up just never felt like home, or a place of belonging. I felt foreign. Strange, even. But, oh, Paris… Paris fit. In Paris you’re encouraged to soak up life. You’re encouraged to ...

vegan organic mattress bedding

Back when we lived in Paris, sometimes out-of-town friends would ask to come and stay with us. (It just so happens that you have many more friends than you thought when you live in Paris.) It’d always go something like this… He or she would call or write, chirping, “Guess what!? I’m coming to Paris! ...

veggie-magnifique-moving

“A magic dwells in each beginning.” – Hermann Hesse My friend Rima recently shared this quote, and I felt a little chill. How apropos. Now, I really hope Hermann’s right, ’cause these days I’ve been eating new beginnings for breakfast.  Remember that conversation we had several months ago about pivotal moments? (Back when I thought ...

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