Bringing It Home: Shit Yogis Say

I come home from yoga and ask if anyone wants to go out to Panera for breakfast. It’s my way of alleviating what can only be described as Mom Guilt –a nagging sense that a perfect mother would have been there on a Saturday morning making pancakes for everyone, spreading a batter of love throughout…

What We Can With What We Have

During this years War Retreat in Cambridge we not only introduced the participants to yoga, we brought in Liên Zayhowski who did acupuncture with the participants. Even I participated, although I have a huge fear of needles, and was pleasantly surprised. In an article posted in the Air Force Medical Service News, the 386th Expeditionary…

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Taking Some “You Time”

During many yoga teacher trainings, the topic of seva is often covered in great detail. For my RYT, YogaFit requires us to complete at least 8 hours of community service yoga, bringing our new teaching skills to groups of individuals who otherwise may not be able to have a yoga experience. But many of us…

More From Path Of The Warrior

Earlier in the week we posted a Press Release for an event in San Francisco from Honoring the Path of the Warrior, a program that assists post 9/11 and Persian Gulf veterans in making a positive transition from military to civilian life. Here is a link to some of the ways that you can support them!   Here is a link to the previous posting.   Please consider supporting…

We love our contributors

Did you know that if you contribute an article or event to WarRetreat, we’ll send you a Tibetan Prayer Flag from the Tibetan Nuns Project?  You can even use our easy Press Release Maker.  Sending people who make our blog a community effort a gift is our way of showing our appreciation for their generosity…

Connected Warriors: Free Yoga Classes in Southern Florida

In Southern Florida, Tennessee and Kentucky. From the website: About The Connected Warriors Program We deliver free yoga classes to servicemembers, veterans and their families across the country by soliciting the support of local yoga studios, community veteran centers and other donated spaces in communities where we can connect servicemembers, veterans and volunteers. We rely…