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Lesley
Sammamish, Washington
Dedicated to the Creation & Embodiment of Abundance, Joy and Peace.
Interests: Yoga, meditation, walking my dogs, spending time with my husband and kids, reading, hiking, running.
Recent Activity
"having it all" is a big pile of shite, completely irrelevant unless an individual pulls apart the threads of their "all" Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
Part of me is sad to finish here and I have been trying all week to figure out how to continue on. Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
My day is full and because I started with a quick yoga practice, it will be full of more than just my long list of activities. When I turn my attention and intention to yoga early in the day, it makes for a much more beautiful day. I feel grateful... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
As a recovering perfectionist it is important to accept my own less-than-stellar actions with grace and equanimity and yoga is helping me with this lesson. Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
If you can do 3 rounds of cat/cow on a daily basis you have a stronger yoga practice than the person who shows up once a week/month for an advanced inversion class. Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
Today is one of those days when all feels right; there is balance in my world and I am actually aware of it!! Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
500 days ago I committed to this yoga experience as a way to deepen my practice and live my life with greater integrity and intention. Now I am ready to do something that feels even bigger!! Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
It has been a long journey, in terms of time and distance traveled. Do you remember where you were Oct 1st, 2009? Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
Who knew that accepting my full responsibility as a parent would allow me to create a stronger plan for my own personal growth? Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
We are already pure, perfect and complete; yoga simply allows us to see that. Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
Today I volunteered at a school health fair and taught to classes to over 50 students. What an experience. The floors were yucky, the acoustics were awful, there were no props, half the kids were in jeans and it was all perfect!! Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
Last night, my breath was stolen by the most simple of sentences - the answer to my prayers. Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
I wish the world could feel as blissful as I feel these days and I credit it all to yoga so I guess my dream is to have the world practicing yoga. Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
I have only one intention as we begin a new year - to be fully alive... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2011 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
I credit all that is good in my life to my yoga practice. Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2010 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
To tell the truth, I am not sure this has changed our options but it has certainly reminded me to ignore the rambling arguments and to make any decisions based on our core values and needs. Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2010 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
I am not sure if you are aware of this, dear reader, but being a yoga teacher is a calling rather than a career (at least for me!!) and as such I don't make a whole lot of money from it. This is my choice; I love what I do... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2010 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
I have long struggled with some of the words while loving the poem in its entirety. Sadly, my version does not rhyme nearly as well as the original!! Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2010 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
The universe kindly hit me upside the head on Sunday (metaphorically speaking, of course) and reminded me to get out of the bloody way. Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2010 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
We have just celebrated Thanksgiving and I find this the best holiday to reflect. There is little to do besides eat and be together!! It allows for wonderful conversations, deep personal exploration and lots of space and time to ask big questions. Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2010 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
I have fallen short this week... yoga is my life's breath, it keeps me sane and happy; why do I choose not to unroll the mat? Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2010 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
Honestly, the emotional part for me is the most powerful part of my practice; yoga allows me to explore all of who I am, the good and the not-so-good and to embrace it all while continuing to practice. Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2010 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
Whenever I struggle with anything in my life I turn to yoga for guidance and it has never failed me, until now. Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2010 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga
I am grateful yoga has pried open my mind over the years, allowing me to move as I am guided, often making dramatic choices I could not have foreseen Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2010 at Lesley Hobbs Yoga