The Year of Magical Dreaming

Successfully Flying By the Seat of Our Swimsuits

As we were packing up at Ninja Camp, several of the Ninjas asked where we planned on spending our last couple of days in Bali. “We haven’t decided yet.” Elisa and I must have said a dozen times. Two or three of the Ninjas cringed at the thought. “I could never do that.” We knew we liked Ubud, but we’d... Read More

That’s a Wrap: Ninja Camp Bali (vlog)

At the rate my vlog is uploading, I should have it to you by the time we return home. We have traded upscale paradise for just plain paradise where wifi is slow and anything but steady. We also do not have a converter for US AC adapter, so if I drop off the face of well, Facebook, you know why.... Read More

You Can Heal Your Life, Especially in Bali

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The most popular book in the Ninja Camp library has been Louise Hay’s old classic: You Can Heal Your Life. Although there is nothing super woo-woo about Ninja Camp, we’ve all been holding body parts and saying mantras, half jokingly all week. Today I met with a mind-body integration therapist, Jim, a Ninja approved Aussie, who’s been doing body work... Read More

Revisiting Crossfit: A yogi’s perspective

*photo cred: Gabe Sullivan We surfed this morning at Old Man’s. It was ah-mazing. Big waves with cushy landings, my favorite;) The ninjas all had their own local instructors, so us few experienced surfers paddled out for the big stuff, each of us cheezing from ear to ear like kids in a candy store. Glassy waves, sunrise over the Balinese... Read More

Gamechanger Goal

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Today I led a goal setting session for the ninjas here at Ninja Camp Bali which I wanted to share because we are just past the 2015 half way mark and it’s a great time to check in. This activity was borrowed from the Passion Planner adding my own personal touches, of course. And it goes like so: 1. Make... Read More

Superhero For a Day

We began our day at the Superhero Factory. If only we could all start our day this way. Wow! Overcoming obstacles in every sense of the phrase. Our instructor is a parkour ninja. Every move he made oozed power and grace. He infused Tony Robbin’s style change tactics and motivation into each challenge, even sharing his own personal leap of... Read More

Daily Offerings: Bali’s inner beauty

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*photo cred:┬á I’d love to write about today’s canyoning, but I don’t have many photos yet to include, so I’ll revisit. I’ll just say instead that we killed it, and by me “killing it” I mean I squealed like a school girl mostly, but the shit got done! And by it, I mean this: One of the things I adore... Read More