Mother's Day. Oh. Mother's Day. The day when moms across the U.S. wake up to a day of magical pampering, appreciation, and children who have suddenly transformed into these perfectly behaved bundles of cooperation and sunshine. Uh. Well, that would be really nice. But, here's how my Mother's Day went - and I'm certain I'm not alone. Historically, Mother's Day has been pretty great for me. The kids try extra hard to make me feel special and try to pitch in as much as possible
As long as I'm in town, you'll find me riding up to US Army Base Ft. Campbell at 5am every Thursday with my friend Connie, who is also the founder of my favorite non-profit, Joined Forces Yoga, for which I have the privilege of being the Strategic Advisor. Having gotten home a couple hours ago from our weekly pilgrimage, I've been reflecting about the work we do with our military and have some thoughts about how yoga and life teach me so much. Here's the deal - Yoga is Hard.