Daily Rhythm

or Dinacharya in Sanskrit means, “Following the rhythm of the day.” This is all about how what we do (or don’t do) effects who we are and how we show up in the world. Over the past five years I’ve been studying Ayurveda “The science of living,” which is based on living in sync with nature’s […]

Hug the midline

I’m inspired by a Badass Yogi, Chris Chavez, who taught a yoga class at Wanderlust in 2015. His theme was “Hug the midline.” It got me thinking about the necessity of returning Home, of coming back to our Center, of being and living from our own physical and spiritual space in a rooted, grounded way. Chris […]

Ron, a short story

“Every time I leave your yoga class I have to adjust my rear view mirror because I’m two inches taller,” Ron said to me as he left my 9am Monday morning class. I first met Ron when I was subbing for another teacher in the Yoga Basics Class. Ron came up to me after that […]

Collard Green Pesto

Here it is folks, Shinay’s recipe. (Even my husband likes this one!) Ingredients: 1 bunch collard greens 1 bunch basil 1 cup sunflower seeds 1/2-1 cup olive oil 1-3 cloves garlic juice from 1 lemon salt + pepper to taste water for desired thickness Optional/Additional: stone ground mustard wild weeds! (thistle, tumble weed, dandelions) yes, […]