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Posted by Guest Scribe on June 22, 2013 in Yoga
Fact: everyone should try acro yoga. On the surface it can seem like an intimidating or flashy show with feats of acrobatics, incredible strength and flexibility, but the more you dig into it, the more you realize it’s an incredibly different and deep practice. One that calls upon great focus, trust, and connection. Your traditional asana (no matter what style you practice) is a very personal...
Posted by Guest Scribe on June 22, 2013 in Adventure
Maybe Cheryl Strayed had the right idea after all, tossing her hiking boot off a cliff on the Pacific Crest Trail, I think as the soles of my bare feet squish into the soothing coolness of the mud of the Appalachian Trail. I’m the last in our group of nine hikers, lingering to be more in the company of the trees. After riding the gondola up Stratton Mountain, we paused in a small, grassy...
Posted by Guest Scribe on June 22, 2013 in Community
You come for yoga, ready to head straight for class only to be bombarded with brilliant colors and beautiful arrangements of clothing, jewelry and all products yoga. Where do you start? Is it worth spending $100 on a pair of cotton yoga pants? Should you buy items only if it’s for a cause? Only organic? Or do you put on blinders as you walk by the vendors, going straight for your event and your...
Posted by Guest Scribe on June 20, 2013 in Mindfulness
For many of us, our yoga practice begins as something we do.  We flow through asana and call it our ‘yoga practice’.   Honestly, real yoga practice is flowing through all the messy, uncomfortable situations with the same power and clarity you flow through Surya Namaskar A nine times in a class.  Hopefully, with a clear mind, an open heart and smooth breath. Wouldn’t that be...
Posted by Guest Scribe on June 19, 2013 in Mindfulness
As Wanderlust Vermont kicks off, we are pleased to present a Guest Scribe by Charlynn Avery, Speakeasy presenter, aromatherapist, expert and educator about the benefits of essential oils.  If you're coming to Wanderlust Vermont this weekend, be sure to stop by their table across from registration! How do we nurture ourselves and create balance in an unbalanced world?...
Posted by admin on June 19, 2013 in Community
• A map is key for any journey - you can download our festival map and our Program Guide here, and you can always access it on your phone by using our web-based app. What's a web-based app? It means you don't need to download anything fancy, you just need to enter the following URL in your phone's browser, and if you login, you'll have your schedule at your fingertips, as well as a...