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Meditation Flash Mobs!

Meditation Flash Mobs in Cities Across America Today

February 27 2011

Former Oprah Chef & McDonald's Execs Launching Healthy Fast Food with LYFE Kitchen

Former Oprah chef, Art Smith, and vegan cookbook author, Tal Ronnen (pictured), have teamed up with two former McDonald's executives to launch LYFE...

February 25 2011

Q & A with Dana Flynn of Laughing Lotus

Dana Flynn's class at Laughing Lotus is an experience. Her infectious energy soaks up the room as she mixes poetry, movement, and music in a way...

Jason Wachob
February 8 2011

20 Happiest, Healthiest Cities in America

The Gallup Healthways Well-Being Index is out with their list of the twenty happiest and healthiest cities in America. Drumroll, please...

December 20 2010

2010 Gift Guide: Zem Joaquin

GIVE: Since most of us won't be spending the holidays in the Alps, I'm giving my girlfriends fabulous organic French beauty products. MELVITA's Winter...

Zem Joaquin
December 2 2010

Travel Deals - 968 Park Hotel: Eco-Boutique in Lake Tahoe

If you're looking for a south shore Lake Tahoe getaway, where you can be green and stay connected, then the eco-chic 968 Park Hotel is the place for...

November 22 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

San Francisco Bans Happy Meals

It's been a bad week for McDonald's. Earlier, a Brazilian judge ordered the fast-food chain to pay for making an employee fat. Now, San Francisco has...

November 3 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

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

Children Who Grow & Prepare Own Food Make Healthier Choices: Go Alice Waters!

The Atlantic reports on a new study which suggests that kids who grow, prepare and eat their own food make healthier food choices. Some of the key...

September 24 2010

Inside Alice Waters' Kitchen (Image)

Alice Waters is an award-winning chef, organic food pioneer, and owner of Berkeley's famous Chez Panisse Restaurant. Ever wondered what's in her...

September 9 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

Find Out Pollutants, Cancer Rates, Toxins in Your City

How many people do you know have moved to a new city or town for a new job or career opportunity? But, how many people do you know have moved to a new...

Colleen Wachob
August 17 2010

Michael Franti on Yoga, Creativity, Touring Green

Michael Franti, the front man for the band Michael Franti & Spearhead, is obviously a rock star -- but he's also a guy who practices meditation and...

Jason Wachob
August 11 2010

Michelle Kaufmann Launches Zero Series Prefab Homes

I'm a big fan of great design and all things green, so I'm a HUGE fan of eco-designer and architect, Michelle Kaufmann. I interviewed Michelle last...

Jason Wachob
August 5 2010