My Thoughts About Boston: Now What?

My Thoughts About Boston: Now What?

If you know me, you know that I love the Boston Marathon. I ran it in 2009.  I cheer myself hoarse and crazy as a... (read more)
Talking Shop with Tim Ritchie Before Race Day

Talking Shop with Tim Ritchie Before Race Day

Now, that we’ve covered the real reason why Ryan Hall and Meb Keflezighi dropped out of the Boston Marathon on Monday (they’re scared of Tim... (read more)
Striking a Pose with Elite Runner Tim Ritchie Before the Boston Marathon

Striking a Pose with Elite Runner Tim Ritchie Before the Boston Marathon

It’s OK; you can admit it.  Sometimes, you envision your acceptance speech at the Oscars, imagine the roar of the crowd at Fenway after hitting... (read more)
Suiting Up to Meditate: Teaching Meditation at Boston Business Journal’s Healthiest Employers Event

Suiting Up to Meditate: Teaching Meditation at Boston Business Journal’s Healthiest Employers Event

If you told me 17 years ago, when I first started practicing yoga, that I’d someday teach meditation to a group of 300 executives in... (read more)
OG Inspiration: Dessa Darling

OG Inspiration: Dessa Darling

  I’ve been thinking about inspiration lately, mostly because I lost mine for awhile, like my favorite necklace carved with the latin phrase audaces fortuna... (read more)
Do Your Om Thing: Yoga Beyond the Mat Class in Boston

Do Your Om Thing: Yoga Beyond the Mat Class in Boston

I try not to get too jammed up about yoga pet peeves, but I have them–just like everyone else.  Most often, I can find the... (read more)
5 Tips for Beating Holiday Stress

5 Tips for Beating Holiday Stress

Don’t get bogged down this holiday!  (Photo: cranberry bog in my hometown on Thanksgiving morning). It’s official.  The holidays are upon us.  For now, they... (read more)
Big News

Big News

I don’t know what other people do moments before realizing their greatest life dream, but I was suddenly moved by an urgent desire to be... (read more)
Behind the Scenes: His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama Visits Boston

Behind the Scenes: His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama Visits Boston

His Holiness, Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama entered the Buddhist monastery at the age of 6.  Years earlier, a search committee identified the then... (read more)
Life Moments: His Holiness the Dalai Lama Returns to Boston

Life Moments: His Holiness the Dalai Lama Returns to Boston

His Holiness visiting Boston in May 2009. In sunny moments, he donned a Patriots hat from Robert Kraft. Sometimes, I think I have lived a... (read more)
Meditation Tips, Mantras, & Nerve-racking Moments

Meditation Tips, Mantras, & Nerve-racking Moments

I’ve had some nerve-racking moments lately (perhaps I am supposed to say “character-building?”), so I thought I’d share my experiences.  Here are the recent highlights….... (read more)
Happy Om Bro Day: Good Reeces & Good Karma

Happy Om Bro Day: Good Reeces & Good Karma

My brother and I have happened upon a new tradition: good-natured and mildly embarrassing birthday wishes via new media.  This year I’m seeing our annual... (read more)
Happy Valentine’s Day, OGs: I Love YOU!

Happy Valentine’s Day, OGs: I Love YOU!

I should tell you I love you more often, and I should do this without being prompted by Valentine’s Day—the famously divisive holiday of swooning... (read more)
Things To Skip

Things To Skip

For as long as I can remember, the beach has been a haven, a place where I feel at home. Not in a what are... (read more)
Happy New Year & 4th Birthday, OmGal.com!

Happy New Year & 4th Birthday, OmGal.com!

I feel badly for New Year’s resolutions. They mean well, and they bound into our lives with such enthusiasm! Then, somewhere between now and March... (read more)
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