Yoga Studio Review No. 2: Mark Blanchard Power Yoga


When I moved back to L.A. in 2007, I kept hearing about a style of yoga called “power yoga”.  I had always loved the deep stretching and meditative aspects of yoga, but was definitely looking for something more intense.   My best friend insisted that I come to her favorite studio in the valley to burn off some of the Yummys cupcakes calories we had consumed the night... Read More

Yoga Studio Review No. 1: Yoga Works Montana Ave

Yoga Works Montana

In Santa Monica there are more yoga studios than there are Starbucks.  That is why this coastal city full of Rolfer-going, green juice drinking LOHAS yuppies is the yoga capital of the world.  If you’re a dedicated yogi(ni) living in SaMo, you may have already pledged your allegiance to a specific studio.  However, if you’re a recent L.A. transplant or you’re... Read More

Point Dume Yoga Studio, Malibu

Point Dume

I just taught an intense Vinyasa Flow Level 2/3 Class at Point Dume Yoga in Malibu.  Lots of twisting, wringing out and detoxifying was happening in our toasty little studio.  The women in my class were lovely, hard-working and gracious.  I couldn’t think of a better way to start the weekend (and to sweat out those glasses of wine from last night). Some key poses for a... Read More

Yoga At Fred Segal!

fred segal yoga

Fred Segal in Santa Monica has a brand new yoga studio.  A few of us YogaWorks alumni have been asked to teach a level 1/2 class there.  I Read More  Read More