OK so I've been growing the spawn of the Hooper-Gunathilaka family for approximately 8 and a half weeks now. If I go by the theory of counting from the last day of my last period it's technically 9 and a half weeks, but that whole week before the egg popped and the magic happened nothing … Continue reading Pregnancy Update
Birthdays are always amazing times to reflect on the past year, set some goals for the next year and to just look at what's really important. About a month ago I was in a bit of a hole feeling lost, feeling like I'm making no difference in the world and wasting my time here in … Continue reading Birthday Reflection 2018
Surprise The next 9 months of your life are going to be solely dedicated to growing a whole human, staying as healthy and active as possible whilst combating pregnancy symptoms and continuing to live life as normally as possible. I'm telling you now, there's shock and then there's shock. Never in my life have I … Continue reading Vegan Pregnancy: Dubz Tea Eff, Protein Tho and is it all Vomdamort all the time?
This time last year, I started again. One chapter of the life book ended and a new one began, sparking a lot of awesome, scary, cathartic and generally amazing things for the soul. After 5 weeks in India, 12 weeks in Sri Lanka and a week in Thailand, I returned home with a heavy yet … Continue reading New Things 2.0
Reflection is a beautiful thing. Remembering to post the blog you wrote months ago is even more beautiful. What did I learn about yoga during during the month I spent with Shakti Yoga Peeth? That I know nothing about yoga. What did I learn about myself during that month? That I'm stronger than I think … Continue reading Yoga Teacher Training in the Motherland
First vegan post yo. Okay so 2 years ago, my life changed for the better when I ditched meat, fish, dairy, eggs, honey, leather, wool, silk...you name it, if it comes from an animal, I ain't putting it in my mouth. Keep your jokes to yourself please...ahem. As much as I loved the food in … Continue reading Vegan Sri Lanka
It's been a while. A couple of week after I posted about my Open Water dive certificate completion, I went back to Poseidon Dive Station in Hikkaduwa and completed my Advanced Open Water certificate. It was all a little same same but different to the OW except I finally learned how to keep my shit … Continue reading “Diver, diver…are you OK?”