Too Busy Teaching Yoga to Practice Yoga?

One of the challenges of having a busy yoga business is that sometimes your own practice can suffer when you are giving so much of your time and energy to support the practice of others. It often starts with not having enough time today, but tomorrow for sure. Or today you'll take a pass because you are just a bit tired or sore from a long day of teaching...but before you know ..read more

New to Yoga Teaching? Say Yes to Everything

Wisdom from the front of the class: This month we hear some thoughts from a yoga teacher who has been teaching for three years: "Though it's great to teach in lots of places and get experience, it can burn you out and turn passion into a chore. Almost 3 years down the track and I'm now in a position where I can teach on my terms. It was getting hard to manage my energy and w..read more

Happy Easter

Hello Friends, I hope you are enjoying this Easter long weekend and all that it brings of time with family, time to rest, and of course time to enjoy the delicious taste of chocolate! For me, in both of my ‘homes’ of Canada and Australia, Easter marks the start of a new season.  Change is in the air, and that makes change of all kinds a focus in our lives. This is..read more

Yoga Teacher’s Q&A – Your Yoga Lineage

Heather Agnew

Grad Rosemary recently asked me what my yoga lineage was after attending a workshop with Judith Lasater, who advised student to 'know your lineage'.  It's a great question, but a bit of a tough one for me (and for many yoga teachers these days) because we don't necessarily stick with one teacher or one tradition or follow a structured lineage in the manner of the more traditio..read more