Yoga for Arthritis and Chronic Pain

31 Mar No Comments June Connell Uncategorized
Did you know there are over 100 million Americans suffering from chronic pain due to some type of arthritis or autoimmune disorder?  Are you one of these Americans suffering from chronic physical joint or muscle pain?  Did you know that maintaining a steady yoga practice can bring you physical relief ...

Major Athletes Who Do Yoga

24 Aug No Comments June Connell Uncategorized

Shaquille O’Neal, former NBA player LeBron James, forward for the Miami Heat Ray Lewis, linebacker for the Baltimore Ravens Victor Cruz, wide receiver for the New York Giants  Mike Krzyzewski, men’s basketball coach New Zealand All Blacks, rugby team Evan Longoria, third baseman for the Tampa Bay Rays Kevin Garnett, forward for the Boston Celtics Vernon

Beyond Addiction: A Yogic Path to Recovery

When we think of addictions, we typically think of the most serious substances people become addicted to, like alcohol, drugs and tobacco.  But many people are addicted to things or behaviors that are more socially acceptable and not typically viewed as “real addictions,” such as drinking coffee, working or shopping

Yoga for Super Bowl stars and Weekend Warriors

31 Jan No Comments A Yoga Village Uncategorized

(CNN) There’s been a lot of buzz about the “zen” of the Seattle Seahawks. Some people are wondering whether their regular yoga and meditation sessions give them an edge over the competition. Fact is, many teams and individual players across the NFL have been practicing yoga for years. I worked with

Paw in Hand: A Connected Energy

14 Mar No Comments June Connell Doga, Events

How a local animal shelter is giving new meaning to companionship The unconditional love, distinct intuitiveness and immense loyalty that make dog “man’s best friend” are some of life’s most rewarding experiences. In actively nurturing this special relationship,  there are plenty of ways to bond with your four-legged friend –

The Desire Map: A Yoga Village Book Club

6 Jan No Comments June Connell Book Club, Events

“You want it and you want it bad. Aspiring. Hoping. Plotting. Recurring. Reaching. Bubbling beneath your surface. You crave it — and it craves you. So you make a plan to get it. A “to-do” list. The bucket list. Quarterly objectives. Strategy. Accountability. The goal. Except …You’re not chasing the goal

Gratitude by Steve Deeb

24 Dec No Comments Grace News, Uncategorized

We have begun the season of thanks, joy & light. Thanksgiving – the word itself – calls us to extend to others what we are thankful for. The holidays of Christmas, Kwanza, Hanukah, etc. are times of great joy and bright (Divine) light. What a wonderful time of year to practice

Fruit and Toasted Almond Stuffing

31 Oct No Comments Grace Recipes, Side Dishes

Combine a mixture of apples, almonds, dried cherries, vegetables, bread and spices and Voila! Enjoy this delicious vegetarian addition to your Thanksgiving dinner. 12 cups oatmeal bread or whole-wheat bread cubes ¾ cup almonds, coarsely chopped 5 Tbs. olive oil 1 large red onion, quartered and thinly sliced (2 cups) 2