Category Archives: Reflections

Meditation: I Meet Myself With Kindness

guest post by Irene Jones How does your meditation practice look and feel? We’re highlighting stories of meditation in everyday life to help de-mystify this life-changing practice and share simple meditation techniques with those just getting started. Share your experience … Continue reading

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Morning Meditation Spot

by Laura McCorry When I think about meditation, I think about sitting down someplace like this: quiet, peaceful, with yellow butterflies (the Eastern Tiger Swallowtail) flitting from blossom to blossom. But being Mama to two little ones, I don’t always … Continue reading

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Two Yoga Poems by Amy Caldwell

AMNESIA Once again I’ve confused rigidity for strength, domination for embodiment. I’ve missed opportunities for appreciation for acceptance for love. We know in our minds. We feel in our hearts. And yet we forget. We get lost, confused. Amnesia of … Continue reading

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The Best Gift Ever

by Laura McCorry It’s December and like many of you, I’m making a list and checking it twice, trying to find thoughtful gifts for all the people I love best. Holiday shopping has never been easy, but in recent years … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Gratitudes: A (Non-comprehensive) List

by Laura McCorry As Yoga One Teacher Nam Chanterrywn likes to share after his yoga classes, “The more gratitude we have, the more we have to to be grateful for.” What things great and small do you have to be … Continue reading

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Root to Rise, On and Off the Mat

guest post by Yoga One Student Stacey Ebert Genius, she is. Once again, after class ended and I asked Amy Caldwell why she thought I couldn’t quite grasp one particular pose– she knew exactly what to say.  It wasn’t the fact … Continue reading

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Moving into Kairos Time

by Laura McCorry Time has started to unravel a bit for me. As I move further into this pregnancy, I’m falling out of routine, becoming less attached to the segmented hours of the day. This is probably a good thing. … Continue reading

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Practicing Presence

by Laura McCorry Lately I’ve found myself more drawn to silence, more drawn to sitting still and taking in the world as it presents itself. Life asking to be noticed in a small, quiet voice. It hasn’t paraded into my consciousness with … Continue reading

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The Moose In the Middle of the Road

by Laura McCorry It’s been said that life is about the journey, not the destination – but if you’re traveling with a toddler, just packing for the journey can feel like outfitting a polar expedition. Getting on the road with … Continue reading

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Yogi Reads: The Tao of Wu

by Olivia Cecchettini Hughes The Tao of Wu by The RZA Editor’s Note: Congratulations and welcome back to Olivia who took a break from this monthly column to get married!!! We wish you all the best on this new journey … Continue reading

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