How not to be S.A.D. this Winter

How not to be S.A.D. this Winter

I spent most of my youth in rainy Oregon. When I moved away it was to even gloomier England. Throughout my childhood I was known as grumpy, bratty, moody… i.e. a “difficult kid.”  I’ve done a lot of work on myself since then, arriving finally...
Annual Gift Certificate Sale

Annual Gift Certificate Sale

It’s back! Behold the annual Gift Certificate Sale! From November 24th through December 30th, buy gift cards for massage, private yoga, or my online courses at a 10% discount. This year Elise will also match that 10% and donate that same amount to the...
Full Up

Full Up

I can almost still taste last weekend. Tacos, tequila, BBQ, sausages, mimosas, ceviché, beer, benedicts, ice cream…Two of my best girlfriends and I spent the weekend eating around Austin, TX. Sure, we caught a little bit of live music, did some window shopping,...
The agony and ecstasy of hydrotherapy

The agony and ecstasy of hydrotherapy

Howdy cowboys! Want to know my new secret to success and well-being? — HOT-COLD SHOWERS — Yep! Contrast showers, or hydrotherapy, are actually not a new trend, but rather have been used around the world for centuries as a healing modality. This technique,...
Free your mind from stress and worry.

Free your mind from stress and worry.

“As I have said, the first thing is to be honest with yourself. You can never have an impact on society if you have not changed yourself… Great peacemakers are all people of integrity, of honesty, but humility.”             ― Nelson Mandela I’ll admit to you...
Flee . Freeze . Fight

Flee . Freeze . Fight

There’s nothing like spending a week in your mother’s home to bring out your inner child, right? Or in my case, I’m spending a hot August week back home getting reacquainted with my angry, scared inner teenager. Last week my 42 year-old self had been teaching to...