Mindfulness

Veritas, no vino required…

Veritas, no vino required... Friday nights. I'm sitting home on a Friday night, having dinner with myself on my deck out back. Watching my dog play and graze on the grass like she's a vegetarian. Guess she needs to eat soon;)  But I sit here and think of what society tells us we should do… Continue reading Veritas, no vino required…

Yoga Training & Workshops

Get Out of the Way of Yourself

If I learned one thing during my last weekend of yoga teacher instruction, I learned many. But one thing in particular stands out ~ the necessity for me to get out of the way of myself. As I start to write this, Sting's "Why Should I Cry For You?" starts to play and I think,… Continue reading Get Out of the Way of Yourself

Yoga Training & Workshops

I love…

This past weekend (the 4th of 9 total sessions) included so much. I am still ruminating and processing it all. From actual class experiences to helping with assists,  from learning about chakras and meditation to life in general mixed in. So in my quest for understanding, I will keep it simple. Very simple, and list… Continue reading I love…

Yoga Training & Workshops

dandelions and bandhas

Our second weekend of training began today with an intense yogalates class that was packed wall-to-wall with yogis. You could barely fit one hand between each of our mats. Needless to say, you come to know your neighbor real fast. It was great! At one point, we were in bridge (setu bandhasana) and instructed to… Continue reading dandelions and bandhas