I Said I’d Never Run Another Marathon… I Lied.

I Said I’d Never Run Another Marathon… I Lied.

“I definitely never need to do that again.” Those were my first words upon reuniting with my family at the finish line after running the... (read more)
Weekend Bliss

Weekend Bliss

“It’s about following your bliss, losing it, and finding it again.” -Natalie Chapman Last weekend, I went surfing for the first time (in the freezing... (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 You Believe the Story Others Create for You–Or Your Own?

Do You Believe the Story Others Create for You–Or Your Own?

People are free to create any narrative they want about you. Maybe you can gain insight from this, but you don’t have to accept it.... (read more)
9 Lessons From My Mother

9 Lessons From My Mother

Typically, my brother and I abide by a strict blogging and social media embargo when it comes to our mom, but occasionally, she makes an... (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)
7 Holiday Gifts You Shouldn’t Return

7 Holiday Gifts You Shouldn’t Return

Sunday was Christmas.  We gave gifts.  We received gifts. This is the week after Christmas: we return gifts. We exchange.  We’ll take store credit.  We... (read more)

We All Want Only One Thing in Life: Happiness

People who inspire me tend to illustrate how similar we all are, rather than how different.  They reveal what is most special inside each one... (read more)

What a Yogi Packs to Rock the Mountain

Packing for a yoga trip takes discretion.  On one hand, you want to feel liberated from worldly possessions and the trappings of your daily routine,... (read more)

Om Shanti to the Mamas!

Happy Mother’s Day to all the om mamas out there. Thank you for reading, sharing, and inspiring.... (read more)

Friday, I’m in Love: Definition of Success

“If I have been of service, if I have glimpsed more of the nature and essence of ultimate good, if I am inspired to reach... (read more)

Will YOU Be My Valentine?

Dear Readers: I love you. There, I said it. You’re loyal, warm, and witty. You listen. You communicate. And, I don’t mean to gush, but... (read more)