Passing along this ripple effect… from our dear Sallie. Sallie is one of my favorite people to see at the yoga studio. Well into her 70s, she’s one of the oldest members, and she has a lot of style. I mean, she always looks so sleek in her unique, all-black outfits, she drives a midnight … More Courageous Hearts, Silently All Around Us
“We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.” What are we feeding the brain? Is your T.V., music, & conversation rather insane? Our input affects the output. Consciously/Unconsciously. Six years ago I had the realization: … More Instillment of Fulfillment
I used to suffer horribly from Seasonal Affective Disorder (it’s called SAD for a reason!). I dreaded every winter: its dark days, and the trees with no leaves. My Little Yoda wondering where the grass went Luckily, in my personal studies, I came across Ancient Chinese Taoism, and it made so much sense … More Healing Through the Seasons: A Taoist Summer
Five years ago, I started the Facebook Page Yoga for Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, Fibromyalgia & Hypermobility, due to the lack of information on Yoga & EDS. Over the years there has been some growth in this field, but I’m still often asked: “I have EDS, and I just started yoga. However, I was told yoga is … More Yoga for EDS? Is it Safe?
Yoga + Float Tank = Amazing I thought the winning combination for floating was: Float Tank + Massage However, after today’s float I learned that I don’t always know the whole picture, so why make a judgement? That keeping a massage out of a float experience allows you to simply float, and tank on that … More Beach Yoga + Float Tank = One Sea + Just Be
In My experience, you don’t find a mantra, it finds you. Even though I’m a simple Being, a yogi, I do Love technology. Can’t we all appreciate technology? i do on a daily basis: i type this from my new touchscreen Chromebook. i’m constantly Casting my Google Play Music or commerical-less Youtube to my T.V. … More Give Love Give Love (Under Pressure)
The closest I ever came to labeling myself is right before your eyes: a gluten free yogi. But if I had the nerve to label myself, I would see the term Taoist float to the surface. Since high school, whenever Taoism came my way, I thought, “Yes, I follow something like that. That’s my inner-philosophy.” The … More Deeply Daily Breathwork (A Taoist’s Autumn)