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Barcelona: A Story of Divorce, Reconciliation and Revitalization

When I left this place about three years ago, it felt like I was not only divorcing my former partner but also the city. At least with my partner the signing of the divorce papers gave some sort of closure. But, even then, let’s be real, no signature gives closure to emotions and years of love and cohabitation.

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The Physical and Mental Benefits of Yoga for Golfers

Golf is a game of intricate details. Having every possible advantage can sometimes mean the difference between an eagle, a par, and a bogey. In essence, golfers want to reduce strokes as much and as often as possible. Some strictly practice their swings and putts for hours on end, while others rely on a more… Continue reading The Physical and Mental Benefits of Yoga for Golfers

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Where to find the perfect Chemex coffee in Yerevan?

A month ago I had to make decisions on what to bring to Yerevan for our 2-month long pilot project, Stega. I thought very profoundly when I was packing whether or not I wanted to risk breaking my chemex coffee maker.  I was definitely willing to risk my Bodum french press to break, so I brought that… Continue reading Where to find the perfect Chemex coffee in Yerevan?

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Recipe for a Successful Yoga Getaway

19 open-minded individuals ready for… 9 hours of grueling but yummy yoga in 3 days a warm and sunny climate delicious food poolside fun and lots of water Super grateful for a successful first getaway in Palm Springs, CA. Having the support of friends and family, but most importantly getting to make new friends was the perfect… Continue reading Recipe for a Successful Yoga Getaway

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Weekend Getaway: Pack Your Mat with Ducky Punch at The Saguaro Palm Springs

        May 20 – 22, 2016 2 nights accommodation at the Saguaro Palm Springs includes: Complimentary Internet Complimentary  Parking + Transportation 15% off select Spa Treatments *Supplemental charge for a suite. If interested email packyourmat@gmail.com       What will we eat? Friday: Welcome Dinner at Workshop Kitchen + Bar Saturday: Healthy Juice… Continue reading Weekend Getaway: Pack Your Mat with Ducky Punch at The Saguaro Palm Springs

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5 Ways to Enjoy the Beach During The Winter Months

“Let’s go to the beach on January 9th”, said no Angeleno ever.  Going to the beach during the winter months, especially in LA, when you can’t expose your skin and get a few shades darker, is considered to be pointless by many I know. In fact, I’ve never really associated going to the beach during… Continue reading 5 Ways to Enjoy the Beach During The Winter Months

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The Imperfect, Fragile Lives Not Portrayed on Social Media 

I love having conversations with my friend and Ashtanga teacher about social media and yoga. Her recent response to the Huffington Post article titled “The Instagram Star Got Real About How Social Media Can Be” was great and motivated me to continue the conversation. The article is about Essena O’Neill, Instagram celebrity, who deletes account,… Continue reading The Imperfect, Fragile Lives Not Portrayed on Social Media