To Nancy Gilgoff

Dear Nancy,

You don’t know me … and yet, I believe you do.

It’s taken me a long time to have the courage to truly share what I’ve been going through since the fall of last year. Sure, I touched upon it in a blog post from January and then again, in my most recent podcast with Christine Hoar, but to actually put into words my experience from then until now was not something I felt fully prepared to do.

Until now.

Podcast Episode 7: Christine Hoar

“I didn’t realize what we were missing until we met her.”

That’s what Jen René said to me after spending a day with Christine Hoar, a woman who has 20 years experience practicing and teaching Ashtanga yoga.

Now, if you’re a woman in this practice, I don’t need to tell you how rare it is to find women with that kind of depth and experience in the practice. And I haven’t even told you the best part – it was my daughter, Meghan, who introduced us!

Seriously, it doesn’t get much better … only it does. So hav