May Favorites~2013

Here are some of my favorites from the month of May:

*Memorial Day Weekend in KC with my Sweet Man*

*Yoga Rocks the Park w/ Gina Caputo*

*Bobbi Brown Beach–not my normal type of scent, but I am currently loving it: warning–it smells a bit like coppertone, but the dry down is heavenly!*

*My 1st day laying by the pool on summer break*

*Making Sunday morning brunch*

*Buying & planting flowers from Strawberry Hill Farms*

*Riding in our new, little convertible*

*Dinner at Bangkok Gardens with my Sweet Husband*

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Shine On,

Leslie ~Sparkling Yogini

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April Favorites ~2013

   Here are some of my favorites from this month:

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*MAC Saint Germain Lippy & Oakley Aviators*

*HRH Collection Bracelets*

*Essie Play Date*

*Daffodils from our yard*

*Lean In (read it, Ladies!) & joining a Lean In Circle with a fabulous group of women*

*Live streaming Michael Beckwith on Agapelive.com*

Shine On,

Leslie ~Sparkling Yogini

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March Favorites ~2013

*Yoga trip to Sadie Nardini workshops*

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*Weekend in St. L with Sweet Husband & friends*

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*March Birthday Celebration with Family*

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*POP Mint Magic fingernail polish (warning: it does take 3 coats, but the color is so gorge, it is worth it!)*

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*Presenting at the Mid-Missouri School Counselors Association meeting on the topic of Self-Care & Energy Management*

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*Cleaning out my closet & giving all this to Goodwill*

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*2 day trip to KC for fun on the Plaza & Yoga with Erich Schiffman*

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*Buying some new Yoga tunes*

*Spring Break*

Peace & Light,

Leslie ~Sparkling Yogini

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February Favorites~2013

Here are some of my favorites from the month of February:

*Visiting my long-time friend…we got manicures, which is also a favorite.  We’re showing the manicures off with peace fingers except H got sparkle on her ring finger, so she wanted to show that, too!*

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*Yoga Weekend workshops with Desiree Rumbaugh (2.5 hour backbending workshop was my favorite!)~I HIGHLY recommend all yogis attend trainings with Desiree if you get the chance. She is definitely one of my all-time favorite yoga teachers~she’s inspiring, humble, incredibly knowledgeable, personable, & fun!*

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*President’s Day morning yoga practice at home with my man*

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*My new evil eye necklace (from Hautelook.com, another favorite) to keep negative energy away*

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*Hosting the 1st Winter Girls’ weekend with long-time friends from high school & sharing my yoga love with them after waking up Sunday morning*

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*Playing with make-up…this is a look inspired by pinks and grey*

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*I use both of these daily & highly recommend them*

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*After every yoga class I teach, I leave a yoga-thought.  This is my favorite one from the month*

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*Getting this in the mail and deciding to take the plunge & begin working toward my RYT 500 through the Institute of Interdisciplinary Yoga Studies*

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*All types of backbends to fight the winter blues*

*Finding out Sadie Nardini, Erich Schiffman, & Seane Corn are all coming to MO this year*

*Snow days to refuel & renew*

Shine On,

Leslie  ~Sparkling Yogini

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January Favorites~2013

Some of my favorites from the first month of 2013:

*Spending time with my sweet nephews*

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*Spending time with my sweet animals*

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*Spending time with my sweet husband*

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*Knitting this hat (with a loom)~love the color & sparkle*

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*MAC Candy Yum Yum lippy~best hot pink lipstick, ever*

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*Teaching Yoga on the deck of Yoga Sol in January!*

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*Our new entry way art*

Wall Art

*Getting this in the mail*

White Lotus Foundation Certification

Hope your month was filled with gratitude & SpaRkLe!

Shine On,

Leslie ~Sparkling Yogini

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Dec. Favorites ~2012

  Here are my favorites of the last month of 2012:

*Getting my knitting groove back*

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*Going to a children’s theater play with my nephews & Momma*

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*Family Wedding Fun*

*Playing with Instagram & sparkly silver eyes*

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*Christmas Festivities with the Fam*

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*My Christmas surprise*

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*YSL Glossy Stains in #17 (light pink with slight purple undertones) & #18 (light, milky pink)–these are amazing!*

*Movie (Silver Linings Playbook) & dinner date with my Sweet Husband*

*Sitting here blogging & drinking decaf chocolate caramel coffee while the snow is falling*

Filled up with gratitude!

Shine On,

Leslie ~Sparkling Yogini

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November Favorites ~2012

My November favorites/gratitude list:

*Seeing Madonna live~it was an AMAZING show!*

*Birthday celebration #1 w/ Sweet Husband & lots of sushi*

*Birthday Celebration #2 w/ my sweet husband, momma, & step-dad*

*Having fun with my Sweet Husband, Nephew, & the Pocketbooth app*

*Angel Perfume-20th Anniversary Limited Edition bottle from Nordstrom–this is one people either love it or hate it. I LOVE!*

*Thanksgiving Festivities with my fam*

As always~filled with gratitude and lots of sparkle!

Shine On,

Leslie ~Sparkling Yogini

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