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Saying Goodbye to Skinny Jeans

When I was younger, I would occasionally watch my mom clear out her closet. Some of the clothes were ones I’d never seen before and that clearly dated from the mid-1960s to the mid-1970s (before I was born). Some, on

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I have to give credit to nominatissima for this post idea. I’ve been of mixed feelings about New Year’s Resolutions for a while. On one hand, I’m not a fan of making resolutions I likely will not achieve. Similarly, if

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Hiding: Now

Continued from here. All of this has been a huge lead up to say that when my partner and I started running together at the beginning of this year, we were both wary of running in places with a lot

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Hiding: Then

When I first started practicing yoga, it was largely to help get some mental health issues under control rather than as anything I did for my physical health. Additionally, when I started, it was in classes (for credit and non)

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Reader Input Time!

(Actually, reader input time can be always, but this is a direct effort on my part.) Which yoga pose would you most like me to analyze and why?

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Seven Things I’ve Done to Improve My Health

Inspired by this post by Caitlin at Fit and Feminist. 1. I found VaginaPagina. (The link, by the way, is not explicit, though it may not be safe for everyone’s work.) It’s a community focusing on sexual health and wellness,

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Teacher Secrets 10

I recognize that for some of you, I am not your first best chance at a high school education: I am your last. And I take that very seriously.

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