Learn more about my Maine Women in Wellness Blog Series Here! I met Rebecca at TULA - where she teaches aerial yoga. Just thinking back to my experience in that class makes me smile. Her sequence was so much fun. We got into king pigeon upside down! The group was jiving so well it was… Continue reading Women in Wellness: Rebecca Thompson – Movement Teacher & Intuitive Healer
Learn more about my Maine Women in Wellness Blog Series Here! Before I met Kat in person, I stalked her juuust a tiny bit on Instagram. She showed up a lot on my feed because IG is creepy and knows I'm into yoga on the beach in Maine and it's basically all this girl posts.… Continue reading Women in Wellness: Kat Cynewski – Founder of Be Well Events
Learn more about my Maine Women in Wellness Blog Series Here! I met Caitlin at TULA when I took my very first spin/cycle class in a long time. I was terrified as shit because I once took a spin class in college once and it was miserable and I was slightly scarred. I signed up… Continue reading Women in Wellness: Caitlin Hathaway (Co-owner of Tula)
Short and sweet Monday post! I want to share a few of my favorite guided meditations to possibly inspire you to try this style of meditation. There are so many ways to meditate, but guided meditations are one of my favorites because of two reasons: You choose the time and it tells you when it's over.… Continue reading Three Great Guided Meditations That Are 10 Minutes Or Less
As my time in Thailand draws to an end, I find myself continuously thinking about why I love practicing yoga and the reason for pursuing a 200-hour yoga teacher training. As I aimlessly stroll around Chiang Mai, or speed around traffic in a tuk tuk, or stare into the mountains of Thailand while the pickup… Continue reading Why I Love and Want to Teach Yoga
Earlier this week I filled out a social media strategy worksheet in preparation for my upcoming yoga teacher training, given to me by my amazing soon-to-be yoga teacher, Candace from Yoga By Candace. The purpose of the assignment was to get us to start thinking about our personal brand and to provide general Instagram tips… Continue reading The Universe Conspired To Teach Me About Social Media
"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty." —Winston Churchill This SNL Nike Ad Parody is hilarious and I relate too (?) much. Sunday reflections: The week was fun and turbulent. I had a few hours of solid studying but mostly I was all over the place. I… Continue reading Finding Balance – SNL, Astrology & Unruly Bodies.
Trying something new here - A weekly reflection and some interesting links and ideas I discovered recently. 4/22/2018 reflection: It's been about a week and a half since returning home from the Peace Corps in Guyana. The readjustment has been difficult in some ways and very joyful in others. I have loved catching up with… Continue reading A core workout, writing tips, and discount yoga gear.
Podcasts are amazing resources. I love listening to people talk about what they've learned in life as well as the stories that have shaped them significantly. I personally enjoy podcasts about health, yoga, feminism, and career advice. My favorite time to listen is when I'm cooking. Chopping veggies can be fun sometimes. Also. Peace Corps =… Continue reading 10 Inspiring Podcasts on Wellness, Yoga, and Success.
As I prepare for a a 200 hour yoga teacher training, I wanted to share my thoughts on a book I recently finished for the journey. To prep for the training, I was sent a list of required reading. There are three focuses: 1) books on yoga, 2) books on personal development, 3) books on health.… Continue reading Yoga Teacher Training Prep: Reflections on “The Secret”