Tag Archives: self-love

Chakra Meditation: Anahata, The Heart

by Monique Minahan I place my left hand on my heart and on top of that layer my right. I don’t move until I feel that familiar thump-thump beating under my hands, as subtle or as strong as it may … Continue reading

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Five Things I Won’t Be Doing in 2016

by Laura McCorry Anti-resolutions for the modern yogi It’s good to reflect on where you’ve been and where you’d like to go – to identify the areas of your life where you’d like to see change. But too strong a … Continue reading

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Yogi Reads: Yoga & Ayurveda

by Olivia Cecchettini “Yoga & Ayurveda: Self-Healing and Self-Realization”  by David Frawley Summary: Yoga & Ayurveda is an excellent primer for those new to either topic. Known as the “sister sciences,” Yoga and Ayurveda have been practiced together for centuries to … Continue reading

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Yogi Reads: Yoga Girl

by Olivia Cecchettini “Yoga Girl” by Rachel Brathen Summary: Rachel Brathen, also know as Yoga Girl, is spreading love across the globe one hug at a time. If you’re not already following her on social media, you most likely will be soon, … Continue reading

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Mantra Monday: Let the Light In

by Laura McCorry It’s easy to get caught up in living a moment to moment existence (which is not the same as existence in the present moment). You do the things that must be done to move from one day … Continue reading

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Mantra Monday: You Are Not Fixed

by Laura McCorry You are not fixed.  Sometimes change is so slow as to be imperceptible. Your cells are always dying and new ones are born to take their place. Every day your hair grows a bit longer. Every day … 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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Yogi Reads: Meditations from the Mat

by Olivia Cecchettini Meditations from the Mat: Daily Reflections on the Path of Yoga by Rolf Gates and Katrina Kenison Summary: The 365 meditations in this book integrate the mindfulness that yoga teaches into our everyday lives. Each day the … Continue reading

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10 Reasons To Go To Yoga

Those of you who practice yoga regularly can probably think of 50+ reasons why you go to class but it never hurts to have some extra motivation handy. What would you add to this list? 10. You just can’t answer … Continue reading

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How Do You Feel Sexy? 10 Ways To Practice Self-Love

guest post by Christina Bird Ward Like too many women, I’ve spent a large part of my life struggling with body image issues. It took me a long time to learn how to like (much less love) what I saw … Continue reading

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