Our Mindful Monday Meditation group in the Guardian!Scroll down for a picture of Michelle Johnson, me, and the rest of our sweet and growing meditation group sitting on Halifax Mall in Raleigh as protestors line up to participate in civil disobedience. Om gam ganapataye namaha.
Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness. How do you know this is the experience you need? Because this is the experience you are having at this moment. ~ Eckhart Tolle, from A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose
Several years before I moved to North Carolina, when I lived back in my hometown of Baltimore, around 2002, before I ever considered becoming a yoga teacher myself, one of my yoga teachers, Charm City Yoga’s wonderful Kim Manfredi, would frequently quote Ashtanga Yoga guru Sri K. Pattabhi Jois: “Do your practice and all is coming,” he… Continue reading Yoga and Faith
Hi, everyone,I'm still feeling a bit under the weather, so Kathy Peillot will sub my Flow class tomorrow at 9:00 a.m. I'll be back to teaching on Sunday, when I sub all-levels, open Yoga at Heart of Yoga School for Jasmine, 6:00-7:15 p.m. and on Monday my Flow Yoga 101 series at Carrboro Yoga Company… Continue reading sub for tomorrow’s 9:00 a.m. Flow Yoga class at Carrboro Yoga Co. and FLOW YOGA 101 starts MONDAY!!
Happy new year, y'all. I'm starting it off with bronchitis and a sinus infection, but I'm hopeful and optimistic nonetheless. Yesterday, I had intended to write about my intentions for the new year, but I made banana bread instead, deciding I would blog today. (Speaking of blogging, I am participating in the #365yoga blogging challenge… Continue reading Happy 2013! (cough, cough)
Fasting, "cleansing", and "detoxing" are all pretty stereotypical yoga teacher things to do, and I generally try to avoid being a stereotypical yoga teacher. Also, in my opinion (disclaimer: I am not a doctor, nutritionist, or qualified in any special way to tell you how to eat), most of these fasts, cleanses, and detoxes seem… Continue reading cleansing, fasting, and detoxing
My lovely friend and fellow YTT graduate Katie has organized a time and space for those of us who want to do our own practice, just not at home alone. On Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 7:30-8:30am starting 8/20/12, the space at Heart of Yoga School will be open for you to practice on your own… Continue reading yoga practice group starting Monday, 8/20, 7:30-8:30am
A lot has happened in only two weeks, and I promise to share more about that later, but the end result is that I am back home in Carrboro, NC, my very favorite place in the whole world, and I'm teaching yoga, my very favorite thing to do. Click on the "yoga teaching schedule" tab… Continue reading home sweet home