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Energizing Morning Yoga Sequence

Some mornings just seem to drag on and on, and then you’re still not even out the door. With busy days, late nights getting things done around the house, and early mornings to get to work on time, it can seem like there just isn’t enough energy to do anything except take a long shower.…

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How to Fit Yoga Into a Busy Schedule

Parents have it hard sometimes — infants crying in the middle of the night, having to calm a child who had a bad dream, making breakfasts, giving baths — the list goes on. So when a parent wants to spend time for themselves, watching a movie, reading a book, or taking a yoga class, finding…

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Types of Yoga

Yoga is becoming an incredibly popular fitness activity, and for good reason — it helps increase flexibility and energy, build strength, improves respiration, prevent injury, and you can finish the class laying on the floor. So, if you haven’t yet attended a yoga class, it’s time to discover the incredible benefits for yourself! Water and…

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Why Goat Yoga?

When I first tell people about our Goat Yoga classes, most either think it’s “interesting” or “hilarious”. And I agree, it is kind of both.  But yoga has gotten some backlash for all of its trendy new takes on the practice, from BeerYoga to Hot Yoga to yes, Goat Yoga. Yoga, like everything else, has its…

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Water and Rock Studio Opens Studio in Burlington, VT!

Water and Rock Studio Opens Studio in Burlington, VT! Japheth and I are really excited to announce the grand opening of our third Water and Rock Studio location, this time in Burlington, Vermont! After four and a half years of growing our studios in Chestnut Hill, PA, and Glenside, PA, we are expanding our business to bring…

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Homemade Instant Pot Bone Broth (aka Liquid Gold)

Homemade bone broth has tremendous health benefits. It literally heals the lining of your gut. It aids in nutrient digestion, helps your body fight infection, and even contains glucosamine, which reduces inflammation and joint pain. Additionally it contains calcium and magnesium to help bones repair. What about store bought broth? Well, the stuff in stores…

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Easy Instant Pot Stew (paleo, gluten-free)

Fall is just around the corner and it’s getting to be that time again…you know, the time to cozy up with a warm bowl of stew! Mmmmmmmm. I love stews. Don’t you? They are so so easy to make, first of all. I mean, the hardest part is chopping veggies, and really that’s meditative to…

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30 MORE Healthy Snack Ideas (paleo, dairy-free, refined sugar-free)

Our clients are always asking for snack ideas. It’s very daunting, this world of clean-eating, when you’re not really sure what you can eat and you miss all of your old favorites. We are a snacking society. Everywhere you go people are pulling out boxes and bags of processed and artificially colored “food”. Kids are…

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Sunny Banana Bread (paleo, grain-free, refined sugar-free, dairy-free)

We finally broke down and turned on the air conditioning. We lasted until the end of June, which is pretty good for living in Philadelphia where the humidity will suck the energy from you, reducing you to a pile of deflated sticky and sweaty mess. Okay, that’s a bit of an exaggeration. Anyway, I missed…

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6 Tips For Staying On Track Even On Vacation

Summer’s here, and so are many, many temptations. What is it about the summer sunshine that makes us just want to eat…well, bad? There’s the fried foods, the barbecues, and of course the ice cream…and then there’s vacation. For a long time vacation to me meant a vacation from everything – including all sense of rationale…

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