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1. Dear Jane, Since I started getting into yoga I've found myself wanting to change how I eat. My family think I have joined a cult because I refuse to eat meat any more. What can I do to convince them that I can be perfectly healthy without eating chicken nuggets? Yours in veganism, Sophie… Read More

Dear Jane

in Dear Jane, Three Things

1. Dear Jane, As a yogi I'm all about giving back to the community and this year I suggested to my family that we offer our services on Christmas Day by serving meals or cleaning dishes where we are needed. They all said no. Any suggestions on how I can get them to see the… Read More

Dear Jane

in Dear Jane, Three Things

1. Dear Jane, I always like to go for a decent run first thing Christmas morning but this year I'll be staying with my new in-law's and they think it's a strange thing to do. Do I insist on going or leave it and eat carbs for breakfast which I know will upset my digestion… Read More

Dear Jane

in Dear Jane, Three Things

1. Dear Jane, Is yoga a good addition to my sports training? Cheers, Ben Dear Ben, What are these sports you speak of? Running around ones, or ball ones or falling over on top of each other ones (rugby, golf)? Have you ever practiced on the mat for 90 minutes? No? Thought not. Sure, Ben… Read More

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in Dear Jane, Three Things

1. Dear Jane, What should one wear when one is cycling through, over and around vineyards? Chin-chin, Eric Dear Eric, One should always wear padded undergarments in whatever form that takes. Don't let naysayers of the graped-up variety put you off. Dignity is secondary. Pad up, Eric, pad up. 2. Dear Jane, Is there a… Read More

Dear Jane

in Dear Jane, Three Things

1. Dear Jane, How, as an eco-warrior, do I justify coveting a Karmann Ghia? Peace out, Plum Dear Plum (if that's your real name and I don't think it is), If you truly care about the environment you don't covet any kind of vehicle. You smugly ride a bike down the centre lane, probably with… Read More

Dear Jane

in Dear Jane, Three Things

1. Dear Jane, Is it acceptable to sniff during a yoga class? Best, Cyril Dear Cyril, It is NOT acceptable to sniff during class. If you feel you need to sniff, leave the studio immediately and do not even think about returning. In fact, it is not acceptable to sniff ever. It is a disgusting… Read More

Dear Jane

in Dear Jane, Three Things

1. I am wondering if you could help me be more ordered inside my draws? Any practical solutions would be greatly received. You see I love order on the outside, but when I open the cupboards and draws everything is just stuffed in (shocking, I know!). My socks keep going missing and then I go… Read More

Dear Jane

in Dear Jane, Three Things

1. What's the deal with email etiquette when you're getting something for free? You say please and thank you, you little cretin. You don't treat the lovely person offering you this free service with curt and dismissive messages. Don't be a cretin. Love, Jane 2. Whenever I enter a yoga class late (due to no… Read More