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10 Events to Nourish the Winter Soul

Nourishment for me comes in many forms – the spiritual, physical and emotional. Balance arrives with the cultivation of different practices in my daily life – Yoga, meditation, food, music, nature and education. We have a lot happening here in Ireland and it is fantastic to see so many skilled, experienced and talented people sharing …

Yoga Travel: A weekend in Achill Island, Mayo

  Battle for the Lake Festival We spontaneously decided to make a trip to Achill for the Battle For The Lake festival. The line-up was great and I love any excuse or opportunity to check out and support small, Irish festivals in magical parts of this island. It was totally worth the trip. At €50 …

Yoga Travel: Zanzibar- A Walking Path

Taking the first steps When I first arrived I remember walking my daily path from one hotel to the other where I teach yoga classes. It was my first day, I was unfamiliar with where I was and unfamiliar with Africa in general – the customs, safety etc. I had a vague idea where I …

Yoga Travel: Zanzibar – Finding comfort in asking.

Week two in Zanzibar and what I have been working with this week is – asking. That may seem like a pretty normal, easy thing for most of you but for me, at times, it can be a challenge. I am independent, I can be stubborn, I don’t really like to feel overly reliant on …

Beyond asana: BYEco camping

I have been to many, many festivals in my life thus far – I love them. I love the mixture of freedom , meeting new people, disconnecting, dancing, music, camping in nature as well as discovering different things along the way. I have been to Electric Picnic many times over the years, it being the …

Yoga Travel Guide: London

Practicing Yoga Ashtanga Yoga London I was very lucky to get to spend one month practicing here with the very welcoming community at Ashtanga Yoga London. This shala is run by certified teacher Hamish Hendry and his wife Anna. Not surprisingly the shala is full and busy from 5.30am – 10am (which was the time …