Discovering Yoga

“For those who have an intense urge for spirit and wisdom, it sits near them, waiting”. – Patanjali I remember being about 12 yrs old when I found a ‘yoga set’ laying around at home. It was this box filled with two videos, a foam block, yoga mat, and strap. On the box, there was a Hawaiian…

Aruba, the essence of returning home

Four years ago I made the decision to leave my very comfortable, very loving, very familiar nest in Aruba. The place I was born, the place I grew up, the place my family and old friends still reside. At the time I had different reasons for making such a decision, part of it was a…

Discovering Climbing

It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.” – Sir Edmund Hillary About two years ago, I was introduced to climbing by two best friends. It was summer and we just came back from a week at surf camp in France. Being back in the concrete jungle of Amsterdam left us slightly bored and discouraged by the…

The summer of Body & Mind & Love

Summer ’14 was the summer of constant climbing, yoga classes in the park, great festivals, awesome parties, beautiful memories and finding love. A summer I’ll never forget, it was as if the stars were aligned, and we were all in a beautiful rhythmic flow of life, enjoying every second effortlessly. This was a summer of ultimate…