You will find these pages archived with entries documenting my journey toward motherhood and thoughts about pursuing it further, my yoga practice (Hatha yoga and acro-yoga) and yoga teacher training (in mid-2010). You might snag mentions of healing after the end of a too-long long-term relationship in ‘08 and other tidbits of my life....more
My name is Sarah Balding, and I’m a 24 year old woman with a master’s degree and married to an amazing guy named Ryan Balding. I am East coast girl, and I love to write (obviously), but I also enjoy reading, photography, and hanging out with the people I love most. I’m a bit OCD (I think), very klutzy, and cannot dance to save my life. I love trying new things and traveling new places....more
Trying to find a healthy balance between food and exercise while maintaining a positive attitude can be challenging for most women: Sarah's Scrumptious Samplings describes my search for a healthy lifestyle while recovering from both anorexia and binge eating disorder. I share my triumphs and failures, my recovery tips, delicious recipes, exercise ideas, and staying positive even when it feels like the world is falling about. Come read about my journey as I fight my way towards a healthy and balanced life....more
The Big Apple
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Although my given moniker isn't Alice, I live in my very own Wonderland. A well known ephithet also known as New York City. I didn't fall down a rabbit hole, but rather climbed out of one. I somehow mustered up the courage and the cash to leave behind my hometown of 12,912 including, but not limieted to, my bipolar mother, destructive and broken little brother, and my own undecisive thoughts on being Mormon / LDS, to fly as far as I could to the biggest place I could think of: an unknown land of 8.5 million people, at the impressionable age of twenty....more
Saraswati is the ancient Hindu Goddess of art, knowledge, literature and music. She is the consort to Brahma, the creator of the great Everything.
To me, Saraswati manifests as an ever evolving revelation of ultimate Divine potential realized by every day people in every way life.
A dose of sarcasm in the random thoughts, experiences and dreams of a San Francisco woman knee-deep in a quarter-life crisis.
Blog posts highlight my tumultuous relationship with my boyfriend, my blossoming career, my aspirations as a twenty-something and the emotions surrounding my father's illness and transplant. ...more