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Veganism Coming Into Vogue?!

We're big fans of embracing a plant-based diet, but is going vegan the hottest new trend? In Calgary, Canada they think it just might be. Metro...

May 24 2011

Meditation: Helps "Iceman" Survive Freezing Conditions

In yet another unexpected benefit of meditation, "Iceman" Wim Hof, credits meditation with helping him overcome subzero conditions.

May 24 2011

What is Yoga Groove?

Yoga Groove is a style of asana practice that intentionally combines the transformational powers of yoga and music to help us move closer toward the...

Chris Calarco
May 19 2011

Priciest Yoga Art in World: Kate Moss by Marc Quinn

I love the concept of 'Art for Good.' Two of my favorite artists in the category are Peter Tunney, and my friend CAM (I love his Ganesh series)....

Jason Wachob
May 14 2011

Go See the Film 'Forks Over Knives'

If you care about wellness, you'll want to watch the film.

Jason Wachob
May 11 2011

Cinco De Mayo Guide to Chips and Guacamole

I love Mexican food because I absolutely love avocados, i.e. chips and guac. So in honor of Cinco de Mayo, here's yogi/foodie Kathryn Budig's famous...

Jason Wachob
May 5 2011

Hammock Enlightenment from Eoin Finn

Hammock Enlightenment from Eoin Finn

Jason Wachob
May 4 2011

Kids Learn Meditation to Deal with Loss

Our friend and resident kids yoga guru, Sarah Herrington, tipped us off to this extremely moving photo of children learning meditation in Burma.

May 4 2011

How Portland Maine is Beating Childhood Obesity

On the heels of Jamie Oliver getting LA schools to drop flavored milk, there's news of another campaign that's winning the war against childhood...

April 29 2011

Kids Yoga at the White House Easter Egg Roll

"This is the best ride here!" said one enthusiastic young yoga student after his class in the Yoga Garden at the White House Easter Egg Roll. This was...

Leah Cullis
April 26 2011

Yoga Flash Mob at College of Charleston

Yesterday we had meditation flash mobs across the world and today there was a yoga flash mob at the College of Charelston in South Carolina. What's...

Jason Wachob
April 25 2011

Free Earth Day Coffee at Starbucks with Travel Mug

I love Earth Day. I love coffee and could go for a cup right now. I love that if you bring a travel mug to Starbucks today, they'll fill your mug up...

Jason Wachob
April 22 2011

Earth Day 2011: Everything Is Connected

"Everything is connected. Connectivity is going to be the key to addressing these issues, like contaminants and climate change. They’re not just about...

Jason Wachob
April 22 2011

India Looking to Prevent Yoga Patents (POLL)

We recently reported on the yoga trademarking craze and latest branded styles of yoga (who knew about 'Hillbilly yoga' or 'Snowga'?) here in America,...

April 21 2011

White House Easter Egg Roll Featuring Kids Yoga

Next Monday marks the 133rd annual Easter Egg Roll at the White House. 30,000 people from 50 states will be in attendance making it the largest public...

April 19 2011

America Tops in Kindness and Obesity

According to a new study, America is tops when it comes to kindness (a good thing) and in obesity (not a good thing).

April 14 2011

Self-Actualization at Sea

Last weekend, a conference took place that most people have not heard about, yet. It's called Summit at Sea and it is a multi-sensory and...

Myk Likhov
April 14 2011

Study: Toxins Can Make You Fat

Even if you're hitting the yoga mat, meditating, and eating lots of fruits and veggies -- you still need to beware of toxins because they might be...

April 13 2011

6 Tips to Make Your Yoga Studio Greener

Yoga is, in essence, a green movement. Poses are named after animals, original yogis practiced outdoors, and then there's that whole idea of Ahimsa...

Bethany Eanes
April 13 2011