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Posted by Guest Scribe on June 23, 2013 in Yoga
Cover Photo: Yoga on a Horse by Maria Gotay Years ago, I took a weekly hoop dance class in the Washington Square Park area of New York City. I had never been athletically minded before but, dancing around the gymnasium with that hoop flying around my waist, spinning and leaping from foot to foot as I traveled the circumference of the room, I reached a magical state of flow. It was something I...
Posted by Guest Scribe on June 22, 2013 in Nourish
Yoga has consumed my life the past couple of years, making my husband a bit of a yoga widower. So I felt incredibly grateful when Michael agreed to accompany me on my trip up to the Wanderlust Festival this year since yoga's not really his thing. But the weekend of the festival happened to coincide with our sixth wedding anniversary - what kind of wife was I to subject him to a yoga festival...
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 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...