Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Jennie Lee, author of True Yoga and the new Breathing Love.
When something challenging happens, the first thing we usually cry is, "Why?!" Think of the last unfortunate occurrence in your life. How much time and energy did you expend wondering, "Why this? Why now? Why me?" As natural as this is, it is not really helpful. In fact, we can get so stuck in the misery of wondering why a particular experience has happened that we paralyze ourselves from being able to respond effectively.
It is far more beneficial to accept each life event as it is happening and conserve our energy to determine what we need to learn and how we need to move
"Being a yoga renegade means we resist and, more importantly, we persist in challenging and changing the limited narrative of who does yoga and #whatayogilookslike as represented in the dominant culture—and far beyond the practice, culture and business of yoga into the culture at large. I believe there is a yoga renegade in all of us..."—Dianne Bondy, foreword of Yoga Rising
To celebrate the release of Melanie Klein's newest anthology Yoga Rising: 30 Empowering Stories from Yoga Renegades for Every Body, Melanie Klein and the Yoga and Body Image Coalition are proud to offer a virtual book tour to help everyone kick off 2018 in the most inspired and empowering way possible!
Calling all yoga renegades!
Join the Yoga and Body Image Coalition and Llewellyn Worldwide in celebrating the release of Melanie Klein's newest anthology, Yoga Rising: 30 Empowering Stories from Yoga Renegades for Every Body, as well as the yoga renegade in every body!
Follow these simple steps and become eligible for one of 3 FREE spots in Melanie Klein's next Yoga & Body Image Online Immersion offered this March that will dive deeply into this new collection of stories with a worldwide community.
Dates: January 8 - 14, 2018.
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Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Sandra Kynes, author of The Herb Gardener's Essential Guide, Crystal Magic, and the new 365 Days of Crystal Magic, among many others.
There is something special about the first day of a new year that makes our lives seem fresh and clear. It's like coming to a path in the woods where no one has set foot before. Even though we cannot see the twists and turns that may lie ahead, the thought of stepping onto the path to start a new journey is full of promise.
Begin your year with a little crystal magic to foster positive energy for a boost towards your goals and to add a little spark of enchantment. A clear crystal is especially potent to