Words from my heart. Exactly that. You will not necessarily hear from me weekly on this, because I have to feel led to write things that come from an emotional place for me. Pure and authentic. I have had a very busy month. I sold my house and had to be out in three weeks so I spent the little free time I had the last few weeks packing my house. In addition to packing my house, I leave in one week for a trip to Honduras where I will be volunteering at four orphanages and a hospital for disabled children.

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I was at the studio this week chatting with one of my yoga teachers and another student. The student said she would like to attend more classes, but is limited during her lunch break because she often volunteers at the community shelter serving food. My teacher said to her, you are still practicing yoga.

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I was in La Jolla this time last year for the Pilates Biz Summit, and I took a picture of this wall decor at the retail store inside the resort. When was the last time you did something for the first time? I am lucky to get to know the most exciting people, and it’s interesting to me how many love adventure. I am very happy with my life, but I tend to get comfortable in my daily routine.

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What if it’s possible to have complete confidence in God without having all the answers? I learned at a very early age through life experiences to rely on God, even when I did not fully understand His existence in my life. What will you stand on when trials come in your life? Take time to be still....

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Be The Butterfly!

posted in // From My Heart
author// xoxojill
09-11-130

People will love you. People will hate you. Neither will have anything to do with you. This came across my Facebook page one day, and of all the quotes I have seen, this one sticks with me. I like to please others. Not in a way that will cause me to let go of my convictions. Rather, I care that I always carry myself with the dignity and grace that comes from Christ.

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