Alignment Yoga Creator Coming to Eugene Yoga!

Greetings  Alignment Yoga Friends and Students,    We are very fortunate to have my yoga teacher & creator of Alignment Yoga, Scott Anderson from Madison, WI coming to Eugene Yoga the last weekend of June to do FOUR workshops.       I hope you will sign up for at...

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Make Room for Ahhhh….

“How beautiful it is to do nothing, and then rest afterwards.”   - Spanish proverb     Take a moment to notice your response to this thought.  Can you recall such a time?  What was it like?  How often do you allow yourself to rest deeply?     Our industrialized, mechanistic society...

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Fall is a time to Replenish and Let Go

  Walking in the woods on these Fall days lately has left me in a state of wonderment.  From savoring the late afternoon sunlight on Fall foliage to spying birds and furry animals cache seeds and nuts for the winter ahead, there's a sense of Nature's...

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Goat Yoga – This Fri. Sept 1!

That's right! I've been invited to be a guest teacher at the original Goat Yoga farm in Corvallis, OR this Friday, Sept. 1 from 5 - 6 pm. That's a 30 min. class approximately with plenty of time for Goat Happy Hour Schmoozing....

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Happiness is what we’re good at…

Sometimes I look out at the world which humans have sculpted, excavated, planted, drilled, bull-dozed, landscaped, cultivated, and I wonder what is it that humans are really good at on this Earth?   Cheetahs are good at running fast.  Mice are good at hiding and squeezing through...

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Exploring Neutral Spine

Curiosity is one of the most valuable tools in our toolbox.  I often like to explore one particular thing in my yoga practice, like “What do my shoulder blades do?” or “What's my tailbone doing?” during my practice.  This can reveal some interesting habits and...

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In the State of Aloha

What I hope to hold dear from our recently completed Maui Yoga Retreat is that sense of "Aloha".  It has many meanings, and not surprisingly, seems to share a kinship with a word more familiar to yogis:  Namasté.  There's a sense of seeing each living...

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New Years Resolutions…

When I think about New Year's Resolutions, I see the tendency in myself and others to see what's wrong and needs to be fixed ("I'm too_____." or "I"m not _____."). If I accept that my truest deepest nature is basically good, then nothing needs fixing. You may...

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Do you realize that the moment the breath fills you with life is the shortest distance there will ever be between the finite and the infinite? It is the shortest possible line that can be drawn between the two extremes. Into this finite being, the infinite came. You got touched. In that moment, you are a part of the universe. You're not separated from it. You are living; you exist. That's what the whole universe is about.

— Prem Rawat; The Greatest Truth of All – You Are Alive