Tag Archives: joy

My Yoga: Frank Richardson

Yoga One Family Member, Frank Richardson, has been sharing his practice with our community since October of 2011. We love his positive energy, easy smile and kindness. He writes about how his yoga practice has supported him while traveling in Italy. … Continue reading

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Yogi Reads: Start Where You Are

by Olivia Cecchettini  “Start Where You Are: A Guide to Compassionate Living” by Pema Chodron Summary: Start Where You Are is a handbook for awakening a compassionate heart and choosing love over fear. Beginning the healing process from the inside … Continue reading

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That Magical Day: Snow Days and Yoga One Teacher Training

by Michael Caldwell If you grew up on the East Coast or in the Midwest, there was one day a year that when it came (if it came) was better than Christmas, Hanukah, Kwanza, New Year’s, summer vacation and often, … Continue reading

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How to Move On: The Yoga of Finding Your Way

by Laura McCorry Comparison is the Thief of Joy  I recently moved across the country from San Diego, California to a not-so-big town in Virginia. Whenever I think about my old life (as I’m starting to call it) I’m sad … Continue reading

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My Yoga…

That first stretch of the day sitting on the edge of my bed Centering my weight and spreading my toes standing at the sink brushing my teeth Closing my eyes to feel the sunshine on my skin rather than just … Continue reading

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Student Perspective: Gary Leivers

Stepping Through the Door  I had been aware of Yoga One’s studio for six years before I stepped through the door for the first time. My office looked down onto the small businesses along 7th Avenue, but not until losing a fight with a very heavy … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Yoga

Recently we asked our students to share with us the joys and benefits they’ve received from yoga, using just three words. Taken separately, each person replied with a unique answer but when the words they submitted were tallied up, there … Continue reading

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In Defense of Yoga

With social events and family gatherings right around the corner, it’s easy to stop doing some of the things you usually do, including established habits. It’s even easier to stop doing the new activities you’d like to transform into habits. … Continue reading

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