All posts in Learning to Breathe

July 9, 2014, 5 Comments

There comes a certain point in time when getting away with just luck becomes completely impossible. After having kids and needing to actually work on keeping my figure slim for […]

Luck just isn’t enough (part 1 of 2)

June 14, 2014, 16 Comments

When I close my eyes and look at the big picture of my life at the moment, it looks so different from how I expected it to so many years […]

The light at the end of the tunnel

April 17, 2014, 4 Comments

It’s amazing how from the hardest lessons come the most powerful triumphs. Some months back I discovered, through the deceit of some negative c ...

There’s something about the French (part 1 of 2)

February 6, 2014, 9 Comments

Yes, I admit it, French people don’t necessarily have the best reputation in the rest of Europe. There are certain unflattering qualities of per ...

  • Giving thanks on this day of Thanksgiving
    November 28, 2013, 9 Comments

    This month is the month of Thanksgiving (at least in the US). Thanksgiving, officially is a holiday celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday in November and is now […]

  • On cycling in the rain
    October 21, 2013, 2 Comments

    Ah, the London weather… What can I say? It’s raining. Again. After a truly beautiful summer, the London rain seems to be back for good. And from the vengeance it […]

  • The Junior One Story
    July 27, 2013, 3 Comments

    Earlier this month, I finally relented to my younger daughter’s constant pleading for me to come in and speak with her class and decided to talk about a topic that […]