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5 Tips to Feng Shui Your Money Holders

How many times have you reached into your pocketbook or briefcase to get your wallet only to find a handful of receipts, gum wrappers, melted lip...

Jayme Barrett
November 23 2010

Plastic Bags Banned in Certain Parts of LA County

Single use plastic bags will not be available to over 1 million people at grocery and convenience stores in parts of Los Angeles county. TreeHugger...

November 17 2010

Thank God for Pregnant Women in Yoga

I remember only one pose from my first yoga class. Downward facing dog, or in that yoga language, Adho Mukha Svanasana. Seemed simple at first, got...

Charlie Samos
November 15 2010

Carolyn Scott: Eating Vegan Around the World

In 1998, Carolyn moved to Los Angeles from Miami. Shortly after, she became vegan, but as an avid traveler she found it quite difficult to find...

Jason Wachob
November 11 2010

Need a Yoga Pre-nup?

People come to a yoga class for all kinds of reasons, and if they show up a lot, there's a safe bet that what's driving them is a quest for inner...

Ally Hamilton
October 27 2010

3 Reasons Why California Should Vote "Yes" on Prop. 19

I was contacted a few weeks ago by a new yoga studio asking if I would consider being involved in their upcoming teacher training program. I was...

David Romanelli
October 25 2010

Q & A with Seane Corn: On Yoga & Giving Back

Seane Corn is one of the most celebrated yoga instructors in the world today. When you talk with Seane, she immediately demonstrates her incredible...

Jason Wachob
October 20 2010

Q & A with Kim Barnouin: Skinny Bitch Everyday Cookbook

Kim Barnouin, the co-author of one of the all-time best-selling books on food, nutrition, and all-around goodness, Skinny Bitch, is back with a...

Jason Wachob
October 19 2010

Men and Yoga: Just Do It!

Are you a man who's thinking about heading to your first-ever yoga class? Here's why you need to get off the fence and give yoga a shot right now.

Jason Wachob
October 15 2010

Men and Yoga: Styles & Classes for Dudes

Finding the right style of yoga and instructor is one of the keys to enjoying yoga. So what types of styles and classes attract more dudes?

Jason Wachob
October 14 2010

Men and Yoga: Obstacles to Hitting the Mat?

Many guys don't give yoga that important first shot. So what's the biggest obstacle to getting a man to take his first class?

Jason Wachob
October 13 2010

Men and Yoga: What's the Biggest Misconception?

I can't even touch my toes. Don't you have to be flexible to practice yoga? I grew up competing as an athlete and training several hours a day in a...

Jason Wachob
October 12 2010

Men and Yoga: What Inspired Yogis to Hit the Mat

I've written about and am passionate about encouraging more men to practice yoga. Each day this week, some of yoga's most respected men will answer a...

Jason Wachob
October 11 2010

Q & A with Grace Lazenby: Rockin Models Fitness

Be prepared to leave your inhibitions in the locker room when you step into Grace Lazenby’s (she’s trained Courteney Cox, Sarah Silverman, Carrie...

Colleen Wachob
October 5 2010

Wellness: If You Can Conceive It, You Can Do It

If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else. It will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There...

Bethany Colson
September 16 2010

10 Most Stressful Cities in America

No one likes stress. And if you live in one of these ten cities you might be predisposed to it. Drum-roll please...

September 1 2010

Q & A with Burr Leonard: Founder of The Bar Method

It all started nearly 30 years ago in 1981. Burr Leonard had actively taken Lotte Burke classes and ten years later, began teaching the classes. In...

Judie Hurtado
August 30 2010

4 Things You Should Know About Acupuncture

Acupuncture is one of the oldest healing systems in the world, and is popularly used today to promote balance and healing. Treatments are relaxing,...

Antonia Balfour, LAc
August 27 2010

In LA? Free Yoga with Tara Stiles at The Standard

We love yoga. We love Los Angeles. We love Tara Stiles. We love The Standard Hotel. Add those things together, make that yoga free and have it...

August 25 2010

Kristen Bell Covers Shape Magazine: Talks Diet, Fitness & Meditation

Actress, Kristen Bell graces the September issue of Shape magazine where she talks meditation, diet, fitness, and inspiration via Eleanor Roosevelt!

August 19 2010