Monthly Archives - August 2018

Carilion Hospice hosts yoga and massages | News

A group of about 20 community members gathered to stretch, breathe deeply and raise some money for Carilion Hospice patients in Franklin County Tuesday evening. A group of 18 practiced Hatha yoga under the instruction Flo Brown of the Centre at Vitazen in Hardy. “We had an excellent instructor, she was a delight,” Carilion Hospice volunteer coordinator Tina Williams said of Brown. “We had a great turnout and a great response.” In addition to the yoga class, participants were welcome to [...]

The Savannah Sipping Society by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, Jamie Wooten

In this charming and surprisingly moving comedy, four women who need to escape from their lives, meet in a ‘hot yoga class’ and quickly find that real friendship is what they needed rather than slow death by hot yoga. The ever exuberant Jinx, (Laura Davis), urges her three new friends to take some risks and live a little. The three friends, Dot, (Lesley Johnson) who is coming to terms with her husband’s death, workaholic Randa (Nancy Moen) and [...]

The best events during Labor Day weekend in Northeast Ohio

CLEVELAND – It’s the last hurrah of summer. Labor Day weekend is upon us, and that means a variety of events over the course of a long weekend are happening across Northeast Ohio. 2018 Cleveland Air Show— Burke Lakefront Airport It’s a show going on all weekend up in the sky. The U.S. Navy Blue Angels and the Shockwave Jet truck just some of the show showstopping performances happening during this weekend-long event from Sept. 1 through the 3. Tickets: Adults $23, Youth [...]

Maybe I’m enough, even if I’m overwhelmed

With an actual human baby on the way and so much to prepare for, I’m finding it harder and harder to focus. For instance, I’ve spent the last two hours trying to write this column but keep taking breaks to Google cribs, bottles and about 50 “is it normal” questions. (Is it normal to crave Twizzlers? Is it normal to be itchy? Is it normal to obsess about the size of your baby’s chin based on an ultrasound [...]

Find your inner light at new mind, body, spirit sanctuary – News – The Herald News, Fall River, MA

SOMERSET – Physical, mental and spiritual health will converge in a new healing space set to open this month at the Light House: Mind, Body, Spirit Sanctuary, 1700 G.A.R. Hghy. Owned by three women who specialize in empowering others to live their best lives, clients will find yoga, essential oils, reiki, aromatherapy, energy scans, energy medicine, meditation, workshops, and more. Their shop will sell oils, crystals, statues, lamps, and gift items. “We’re integrating all of our skills and specialties,” said reiki [...]

Kohanaiki Private Community Redefines Luxury Real Estate On The Big Island of Hawaii

Kohanaiki’s main clubhouseKohanaiki Kohanaiki is one of the newest private residential communities on the Big Island of Hawaii. And as I found out during a visit that included a round of golf on its Rees Jones-designed golf course, it’s also one of the most exclusive. Since only club members are allowed to play on the immaculate yet relaxed course, and club membership includes a healthy number of VIPs, my all-too-kind playing partners were [...]

Silver Spring Native and College Football Athlete To Open Hot Yoga Studio in Bethesda

Marcus Lee to offer classes with athletic style that focus on full-body workout By Glynis Kazanjian | Published: 2018-08-31 11:03 | Marcus Lee Glynis Kazanjian Marcus Lee, who grew up in Silver Spring, says he first turned to practicing yoga to help heal his body after a successful career playing wide receiver for the Division1 Towson University football team. Now Lee is opening his own hot yoga studio. PureFire Yoga will hold its grand opening Sept. 14 in its 2,000-square-foot studio at [...]

‘Breast Express’ tour stops in Troy today

TROY — The Breast Express national tour is coming to Troy. The 40-foot RV, which is a custom nursing and pumping suite, will visit Samozrejme in Troy Saturday, Sept. 1, from 5-8 p.m. Nursing moms and their supporters are invited to stop by to connect, celebrate moms and breastfeeding advocates and share stories. The tour is hosted by pumpspotting, the first app working to build a social network that lets breastfeeding moms connect with one another, find resources, lactation [...]

The Recorder – Burning Heart Studio’s Hadley location to hold grand re-opening

Ellen Abraham, owner of Burning Heart Studio, has had her hands full since her business opened in January 2013. Abraham’s yoga, spinning, pilates and whole foods living programs were so popular at her business’ original location at 278 Main St. in Greenfield that she opened another branch at 191 Russell St. in Hadley. To celebrate the business’ progression over the past year, the Hadley branch will hold a grand re-opening celebration on Saturday, Oct. 20. According to Abraham, the [...]