Share Yoga’s Top Blog Posts of 2014

2014 Top Yoga Blog PostsWe’ve rounded up our most popular blog posts of 2014 and highlighted our amazing writers/contributors. Interested in writing a yoga article for Share Yoga in 2015? Get started today!

Finding the Right Yoga Teacher

by Jill Paschal

Yoga teacher Jill Paschal shares important qualities to look for in a yoga teacher using the CALM checklist: a handy guide for both students and yoga teachers. Check out all of Jill’s Share Yoga articles and learn more about her at Jill Paschal Yoga.

 

Embracing Your Light – The Meaning of the Summer Solstice

by Kim Brown, Share Yoga Editor

Although this article was written about the Summer Solstice, the information Kim shares is relevant any day of the year. Here you will find answers to your burning questions such as What does 108 mean in yoga? and Why do we practice sun salutations? Check out all of Kim’s Share Yoga articles and learn more about her at Pure Shakti Yoga.

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Yoga and Eating Disorders: My Story

by Celestyna Brozek

Celestyna shares her personal battle in overcoming an eating disorder and how yoga affected her recovery. Don’t miss this brave post by one of our very own.

Also, is Balance one of your intentions for 2015? If so, we highly recommend Savasana: On the Importance of Resting WellCheck out all of Celestyna’s Share Yoga articles and learn more about her at Surf Yogi.

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Invoking a Daily Journal Practice

by Ryan Pettengill

Ryan’s insights on creativity and journaling, which he wrote after completing an Oprah e-course with author Brene Brown, encourage each of us to get out our pens and find our inner creator. Ryan writes, “we are creative beings, it’s easy to get lost in the day to day and forget about it.” Check out all of Ryan’s Share Yoga articles and follow him on Twitter at @ryanlvnv.

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Detox 411

by Lori Tindall

Put aside what you know (or think you know) about the nutritional detox, just for a bit, and read Lori Tindall’s post, which has the real dirt about “detox”. Check out all of Lori’s Share Yoga articles and learn more about her at Lori Tindall.

19 Yoga Tips for Travel: Why Stress When You Can Stretch

by Phoebe Liu

After traveling abroad in Germany, Los Angeles based yoga teacher Phoebe Liu shares 19 yoga tips to make travel less stressful. Bookmark this one! Check out all of Phoebe’s Share Yoga articles.

A Day in the Life of a Yoga Teacher Series

by Kim Brown, Share Yoga Editor

Our popular A Day in the Life of a Yoga Teacher series features amazing yoga teachers such as Debbie Murphy, Julian Walker, and Melissa Aguirre, and Kim will be giving us a peak into the daily life of more teachers this year! If you are a yoga teacher and would like to be featured, contact us. Check out all of Kim’s Share Yoga articles and learn more about her at Pure Shakti Yoga.

Darla Brown

By Darla Brown

Darla Brown is the founder of Share Yoga and a certified yoga teacher. Darla's love of yoga started over 20 years ago. She has taken teacher training and intensives with master teacher Max Strom as well as Jamie Elmer, Kyra Haglund, Luke Ketterhagen and Nancy Goodstein. Darla's practice focuses on breath and healing.