Back-Bends for Flexibility

backbend TV Show eka pada UrdhavaNEW TV Show up on Yoga for Healthy and Joy YouTube Channel! Back-bends for Flexibility!  Learn how to practice back-bends correctly so they are challenging and comfortable.  Regular practice will increase your range of motion, make you feel lighter and energized. Contact me if you have any questions. Read more...

Happy Healthy Retreat

Acro yoga Kerry and 2016Camp Sylvester, Pinecrest Lake in the Central Mountains of California July 15 -July 22, 2017 Join us for the 2nd annual Summer Retreat, continuing the tradition of the French Meadows Macrobiotic Summer Camp for the 48th year in a row. With updated cabins and recreation halls sprawling over nearly ten acres of the Stanislaus National Forest, Camp Sylvester provides the fresh air, green pines and excitement of an outdoor adventure with all of the comforts of a rustic resort. The picturesque, Read more...

NEW Yoga for Beginners Episode

A BIG Thank You to prAna.com for Sponsoring the "Yoga for Beginners" and "Yoga for Runners" TV Episodes. This "Yoga for Beginners"  practice has a lot of laying on your back stretches. Beginners often feel the many health benefits of yoga.  The more you practice the better you feel. The better you feel the more you want to practice! Much Appreciation to Chipotle Mexican Grill in Mountain View CA for providing Burritos for the Midpen Media Center Crew of 10. That is right it takes 10 talented Read more...

Introduction to Contemplative Practices

After Dinner Event - Monday October 17, 2016   7:30pm First Baptist Church, 305 N. California Ave, Palo Alto Experience renewal, peace of mind and well-being by pausing to quiet the thinking mind, engage the senses, relax and replenish during this after dinner session. Enjoy a preview to the week of free events in the Stanford Contemplation By Design Summit, held Nov. 3-11, 2016. We will explore the fundamental role of the contemplative pause in creating a life of sustained excellence, joy, Read more...

7 Benefits of Drinking Green Tea

green-tea-potMorning Rituals Drinking a cup or two of green tea is one for me. I enjoy the taste of organic loose leaf "Everyday Green Tea".  I ordered it bulk from the Imperial Tea Company and purchase it from there shop at Ferry Plaza Market in San Francisco. The list of health benefits are many; Here are just seven! It may prevent skin damage and wrinkling.  EGCG appears to be 200 times more powerful than vitamin E at destroying skin-damaging free radicals.  Source Care2 It contains a potent antioxidant Read more...