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…

Yoga in Bali: Tips & Tricks from a Travel Yogi

For many yogi's in the world, Bali is a destination their dying to get their downward dog in. About a year and a half ago, something drew me to Bali that's hard to explain to someone when they asked why I wanted to go so badly. I just had to go, it was that simple.…

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…

Bali’in on a Budget

If you're as broke as I am but you love travel, you might want to set your belongings down and read this. My ticket ended up being a present from my fiance but that doesn't mean I didn't save prior to that. In fact, I was saving for a whole year before he gifted the…