Thank you, NEXT: Quitting my yoga job & leaving South Florida

Ask anyone. When the fiance and I decided to move to South Florida, I was as excited as a child on Christmas and couldn't wait to spread my butterfly wings and soar. Fresh out of college and ready for the next stage of the journey, I packed my bags with no plan and no job…

Mudras, Mantras & Mala’s oh my! & Other words you might hear in a yoga class

Yoga Teacher: Settle into Ado Mukha Svasnasana and allow your breath to travel up and down the spine as your heels travel towards the ground. New Yogi/Yogini: WTF is this teacher talking about!? _____________________ So you're new to yoga and you have no idea what's going on and maybe you're not new and still have…

“Gym Yoga ” vs. “Studio Yoga” & What’s Best For You 

I have a confession. When I decided to become a yoga instructor, I swore I would never work at a gym. For one reason or another, I was judgmental towards any so called "Yoga teacher", that dare set foot in a gym. I soon got my ego out of my ass and realized that I…

Confessions of a GRATEFUL YOGI: Bali Edition

The last three weeks of my life are the best three weeks I've ever lived. I won't lie, it wasn't all sunshine and rainbows and truth be told it can't always be that way.  Otherwise you wouldn't appreciate all the good in your life.  Regardless, I make the choice to be happy and grateful. Visiting…

Miami in 36 hours or less

When you're best friend works for the Hilton and gets half off at their hotels you have to take advantage. Months ago, my friend Maria Meyer made me swear I would take work off to celebrate her birthday. Naturally, I forgot to do that and had to scramble at the last minute to switch shifts,…