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Kumquats on the Menu: Santa Monica Restaurant Week 2020

Try Kumquat Dishes at Santa Monica Restaurant Week Kumquats. A humble, grape-sized citrus. Easily forgotten. Yet this Mediterranean climate fruit has a multifaceted flavor palate with a sweet peel and tart fruit. A myriad of health benefits accompany the taste, including Vitamin C and E, B vitamins, iron, magnesium, antioxidants, fiber, and more. And while [...]

By |2020-01-03T00:52:05+00:00January 2nd, 2020|Restaurants|0 Comments

5 Reasons to Attend the Yoga Expo

Why Start out Your New Year at the Yoga Expo? Here are 5 Reasons! 1. Amplify Your New Year’s Resolutions! Strengthen your New Year’s Resolution with a day of yoga practice! Maybe a consistent, disciplined practice is one of your New Year’s Resolutions. Attending the Yoga Expo can be a jump-start for continuing your positive [...]

By |2019-12-31T23:14:16+00:00December 31st, 2019|Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments

Actor, activist, and yogini Lesley-Ann Brandt serves a higher purpose

Lesley-Ann Brandt Photo by Leslie Alejandro. Off the set, on the Mat with Lesley-Ann Brandt Rising star Lesley-Ann Brandt plays a demon on Netflix’s Lucifer. In real life, she’s more of an angel – a committed activist, yogini, vegan, mother, and ambassador for Earthchild Project, a group teaching health and wellness and lifestyle [...]

By |2019-12-11T17:15:00+00:00December 11th, 2019|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Finding the Self at Curative Yoga in Pasadena

These words stenciled on the back steps of the Curative Yoga studio in Pasadena: Increase energy, Improve concentration and Inner Peace foretell a likely future for yogis who enter this vortex of involution. Inside, the Vastu (Vedic feng shui) is working overtime in 4,000 square feet of devotion, conspicuously optimized for bliss. There is nothing [...]

By |2019-12-08T23:31:10+00:00December 8th, 2019|Studios|0 Comments

Liberation Yoga has a New Home

“We’ve moved!!!” says Liberation Yoga Co-Owner Christine Burke. It is not an easy thing for a yoga studio to do, but Liberation Yoga has changed locations after 15 years. And successfully. Creating Community on La Brea in LA For 15 years, Liberation has lived in the heart of LA on La Brea. They’re still on [...]

By |2019-10-19T00:33:05+00:00October 16th, 2019|Studios|0 Comments

Bhakti Fest is the Spiritual Woodstock for the New Millennium

September 25-30, Bhakti Fest Celebrates in 29 Palms, California Bhakti Fest is the only festival of its kind that celebrates the devotional path with roots in Bhakti Yoga, Kirtan, and meditation. This festival embraces ancient and modern sacred wisdom and traditional and non-traditional spiritual practices. This year has been one for change, including Bhakti Fest’s [...]

By |2019-09-16T14:50:20+00:00September 12th, 2019|Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments