Monthly Archives - July 2018

More Electric Picnic entertainment announced

Body&Soul has unveiled its programme for the much beloved Electric Picnic Body&Soul Village, located right at the heart of Stradbally Hall the home of the Picnic. Gracing the Body&Soul Stage – famed as a platform for the brightest rising stars – will be electro-pop multi-instrumentalist Youngr, British-folk subverter Hak Baker, the bold and eccentric Ruby Empress, 5 piece Indie-Disco band The Modern Strangers, the hauntingly wistful David Keenan, soulful and honest Lilla Vargen, infectious irish indie-punk band Pillow Queens, Norwegian pop-proponent Gundelach, the dreamy and progressive Halo Maud, jazz-inflected and soulful Oscar Jerome, and [...]

Astoria Resident Opens Community-Centered Yoga Studio That Caters to Families

July 31, 2018 By Tara Law An Astoria resident of 30 years has opened a yoga studio on 28th Street that caters to busy moms and dads. At Astoria Yoga Club, which opened at 22-67 28th Street earlier this month, parents can choose to do yoga with their baby or young child— or leave their little one in a play area while they take some time for themselves.  The studio is owned by Joanna Minos, a realtor and certified yoga instructor, [...]

Channel your inner chi at the 5 best yoga spots in Raleigh

In search of a new favorite yoga spot? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top yoga studios around Raleigh, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you’re searching for a yoga session around town. 1. Blue Lotus Photo: blue lotus/Yelp Topping the list is Blue Lotus. Located at 401 N. West St., Suite 105, this is the highest-rated yoga spot in Raleigh, boasting five stars out of 25 [...]

Naked yoga, meditate, martial arts and wheelchair basketball | Entertainment

FITNESS Tai Chi/martial arts/meditation Morning Meditation — Mindful Yoga Studio, 1101 N. Wilmot Road. Restore, renew, reconnect with simple meditation and breathing exercises that lead to inner calm and peace. Ages 18 and up. 8:15-8:45 a.m. Mondays and Fridays. Donations appreciated. 300-4378. Tai Chi for Health — Resurrection Lutheran Church, 11575 N. First Ave, Oro Valley. Safe, effective and fun way to improve balance, mental clarity, relieve pain and create an overall feeling of well-being through natural breathing and slow, gentle, meditative body [...]

Tips for a healthy pregnancy

There are some simple things you can do to increase your chances of having a healthy pregnancy and baby. Think of it like a checklist, and not just during pregnancy, but even before you get pregnant. 1. Consult your doctor for a preconception visit. First things first, before you start trying to get pregnant, you should see your doctor for a preconception visit. Your doctor can identify if you have risk factors, make suggestions, recommend a prenatal class, and [...]

Electric Picnic announce Body&Soul lineup

Electric Picnic has confirmed the line up for the  Body & Soul area and stages for this year’s festival. It’s the 15th year that the village will be at the festival and they’re marking it with some top quality offerings. On the main Body & Soul stage will be the likes of Youngr, Hak Baker, Ruby Empress, The Modern Strangers, David Keenan & among others. The Earthship Stage will make its debut at the Stradbally festival. Fat Puppy, Spice Bah, SUBconscious & [...]

Best Fitness Opens at Liberty Tree Mall in Danvers – Northshore Magazine

Best Fitness, a gym facility with locations throughout the Northeast specializing in group and personal training, opened a revolutionary new fitness facility at the Liberty Tree Mall in Danvers on July 17. “We brought in a five-studio concept,” says Best Fitness CEO Dave Dos Santos. “We’re the first in the fitness industry to introduce this concept.” This 28,000-square-foot facility consists of a traditional gym setup, complete with state-of-the-art equipment, along with five studios for specialized training. The studios are for [...]

Puppy Yoga Is a Real Thing and We’re Ready to Try It ASAP

Have you ever heard of puppy yoga? Unfortunately, it does not require training your canine companion to do downward-facing dog. It’s actually just like a normal yoga class — except puppies roam free throughout the room, spreading joy and providing entertainment. (Sounds pretty amazing, right?) Although the pups are sometimes incorporated into simple yoga poses, their main contribution is cuddles and kisses! The Ultimate Feel-Good Experience “We already know that interacting with a dog can lower stress and anxiety, while [...]

Relax Labor Day weekend with yoga retreat at Coldwater Gardens in Milton

Kelly MacLeod, Special to Pensacola News Journal Published 9:06 a.m. CT July 31, 2018 Mindy Norris and Becky Smith, the founders of Traveling Owl 30a, are offering an outdoor yoga retreat in Milton over Labor Day weekend.(Photo: Courtesy of Unplug, unwind and get your namaste on at a yoga retreat at Coldwater Gardens over Labor Day weekend, Aug. 31 to [...]