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Dancing in the Unknown Book Review

The cover of this inspiring book, Dancing in the Unknown features the collection’s editor Betsy Chasse as a vibrant, be-dazzled, ethereal figure leaning back into…. well, the unknown. She represents every person who ever took a leap of faith, even if they had no clue where they would land. What Happens if we Jump off the [...]

By | November 19th, 2017|Books & DVDs, Don't Show on Home Page|0 Comments

How to Survive Your Childhood Now That You’re an Adult by Ira Israel

How to Survive Your Childhood Now That You’re an Adult by Ira Israel is both scholarly and accessible. Ira Israel is a prolific and accomplished psychotherapist, meditation teacher, and author. He graduated from University of Pennsylvania and subsequently studied for 25 years in Paris, India, Los Angeles, Connecticut, and Santa Barbara. Israel earned graduate degrees [...]

By | November 8th, 2017|Books & DVDs, Don't Show on Home Page|0 Comments

Yoga for Diabetes by Rachel Zinman

Yoga for Diabetes by Rachel Zinman I wish I had this book when I was diagnosed with type one diabetes 25 years ago! My journey with yoga and Ayurveda as a path to self-healing is right in line with the teachings offered in Yoga for Diabetes by learned yogini Rachel Zinman (check out her blog!). [...]

By | November 2nd, 2017|Books & DVDs|0 Comments

Practice You: Travel Inward through Journaling

You’ve been practicing you your entire life. You have always been the author of your own experience. A journal (and specifically the book, Practice You) is an invitation to become the author of a sacred text of your own design, an opportunity to write a personal field guide to your highest self.   How can [...]

By | October 6th, 2017|Books & DVDs|0 Comments

Real Love by Sharon Salzberg: A Book Review

  Real Love unveils the many layers of love. Through the Buddhist lens of mindfulness and loving-kindness, the chapters build upon each other with meditations, exercises, and reflections on our relationships to others, the world, and with ourselves. I’ll cut to the chase. You have to love everybody. Yep. Everybody. It will not always be [...]

By | September 30th, 2017|Books & DVDs|0 Comments

Discovering Life Through Yoga: YOGA The Secret of Life Book Review

It is a constant revealing, a constant unlayering or peeling away, to find that essence of who you really are.   The artist Francesco Mastalia has traveled the world photographing tribal, religious, spiritual, and indigenous people. These past couple of years however have found him a bit closer to his home in Rhinebeck, New York, [...]

By | September 24th, 2017|Books & DVDs, ENTERTAINMENT, Yoga|0 Comments

Los Angeles Events: The Best of September 2017

  Join LA Yoga at the best Los Angeles events for September 2017.   Los Angeles Events: Classes and Workshops Accessible Yoga   Learn how to make classes welcoming to everyone and to approach students in a trauma-informed way with Accessible Yoga Founder Jivana Heyman. Details 7-10 Sep 9am-5pm $550 Spiral Path Yoga, 3115 Foothill [...]

Walk With Me: A Movie Review

  I was wrapping up a Friday afternoon at work and I could not recall the details of my week. Days and hours seemed to be passing in a blur. What if I could stay more connected to the present moment? That is precisely what the powerful documentary film Walk With Me illustrates -- how [...]

By | September 6th, 2017|Books & DVDs|0 Comments

Book Review: The Energy Medicine Yoga Prescription by Lauren Walker

  Yoga teacher and energy medicine practitioner Lauren Walker delivers a powerful set of practices in her second book, The Energy Medicine Yoga Prescription.   Combining Energy Medicine and Yoga While we could agree that the practice of yoga in and of itself has energetic effects, according to Walker, when we combine the precepts of [...]

By | September 5th, 2017|Books & DVDs|0 Comments

Book Review: Reinvent Me by Camilla Sacre-Dallerup

  Anyone familiar with Camilla Sacre-Dallerup’s first book, Strictly Inspirational, will recall her journey from European TV fame to being a thriving internationally renowned hypnotherapist, life coach, and meditation teacher. She is no stranger to reinvention. Suze Yalof Schwartz, owner of Unplug Meditation even calls Camilla “The Queen of Reinvention.” Camilla’s second book, Reinvent Me, [...]

By | August 30th, 2017|Books & DVDs|0 Comments