Enthusiasm to love your life is contagious around Silvia. Her expert passion connects people to their own joyful potential. Silvia lives her happiness in such a big way that you can’t help but leave her classes, workshops, trainings and retreats spiritually uplifted! Born in Ecuador, raised traveling around the globe she is an enthusiastic citizen of the world and spiritual adventurer. She is a long-time Experienced Yoga Teacher (E-RYT) with over 10,000 hours of teaching experience, owned a yoga studio for 9 years and has been teaching and practicing yoga over the last 15 years after being run over by a car and using it to recover physically and emotionally. Silvia is currently writing a book about Prescriptions for Happiness along with producing her LIFE inspired “Loving Your Day” videos. Silvia passionately leads transformational retreats and trainings worldwide with practical ways to promote happiness. Next up she will be leading a Baja Thanksgiving Gratitude & Manifestation Yoga Retreat Nov 30-Dec 7, 2013 and a New Year's Costa Rica Yoga & Surfing Retreat Jan 5-11, 2014. She lives in Seattle with a view of the water and the mountains, loves making people laugh over a great IPA and prides herself on being gluten-full.