Tag Archives: 2012

the best of the best 2012

We’re kind of a sucker for wrap up post this time of year. It just feels so appropriate, ya know? From yoga to run to smoothies, here are some of our (and your) favourite posts from the blog over the last year. Happy New Year everyone!

holiday stuff(ing) – week four

1. lululemon christmas cocktailsWe asked superstar local cocktail bartender at Blue Water Cafe, Evelyn Chick, to create two exclusive lululemon drinks for the holiday season. If you intend to blow your guests away, serve them these unique creations: Kriya and December on 4th Ave.  SO. GOOD. 2. your official shipping reminder for online shoppingFact: online shopping revolutionized […]

holiday stuff(ing) – week one

1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Oh, Hello December 1st – we see you creeping around the corner. The kick-off to fa-la-la-la-everything is officially here and even though it’s the most wonderful time of year, it’s also the busiest. We’re bringing you a five-week blog series full of holiday stuff(ing) to help take […]

halifax yoga fest

Ambassador Seth Daley is one of the yoga teachers at Halifax’s first-ever Yoga Fest on September 29. meet halifax Haligonian: hal-i-GON-ian, noun. An individual from, or a resident of, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Haligonians are connectors and community creators. We are bluegrass musicians and folk singers, beach dwellers and surf lovers, ballsy student activists and fresh […]

atlanta yogis, unite!

Like many cities, Atlanta’s yoga community is diverse and spread out over multiple neighbourhoods, which doesn’t always make it easy to practice together. On September 30th, we are bringing Atlanta yogis together for one big outdoor yoga class at Piedmont Park with music afterwards. Atlanta-area educator and yoga instructor Rachelle is here with details. the atlanta yoga […]

gospel of sweat recap

The very first Gospel of Sweat happened last Friday in New York City at the Riverside Church. Over 800 yogis, dancers, riders, and runners, came together to dig deeper into the inspiration behind our perspiration – a testament to the cultural shift that is taking place across the globe. We celebrated spirituality, community, and the […]

yoga for voting

Yoga can make you more flexible but what does it have to do with politics? Sarah and Meg, our yogi/bloggers-on-the-ground at this year’s Republican and Democratic conventions are here to tell us how yoga played a role in each of these gatherings. yoga at the rnc Sarah from our Hyde Park Village store in Tampa, attended this […]

finding the fun in fondo

This past weekend, thousands of cyclists took to the Sea to Sky Highway here in Vancouver to ride the third annual Whistler GranFondo. We’re talking about a 120K, mostly uphill climb. One of our writers, Ella, rose to the challenge and shared the ten things she was thinking about between moments of telling her legs […]

meet mara

With Wanderlust Whistler just over a week away, we wanted to introduce you to one of our favourite Vancouver-based instructors, Mara Branscombe, who just last weekend taught a sunset yoga class to 1,000 people at Kits Beach – many of whom had just run the SeaWheeze half marathon! what style of yoga do you teach? […]

goosebump city

The goosebumps started at the Boston Marathon expo on the weekend before the race. Never, never give up. Our Detroit ambassador, Sue (on the left), ran the marathon with her aunt Sue, who finished chemo 4 weeks ago. Canadian Josh Cassidy near the top of the hill, before finishing to break the world record in […]