Entries by Christian OBrien

Julia McClellan

Having found dance and gymnastics at a very early age, I think I always felt deeply from the inside out. Moving and breathing; linking the two together, became a natural way for me to alleviate some dark times in my youth. At some point in early adulthood, I lost the connection of physical movement to […]

Shelby Grant

I came to yoga in 2006 while expecting my second daughter; I was looking for a way to remain physically active and fit during my pregnancy. I am a Florida native, wife, and mother of two girls. You know, the “common householder”. I love to live an active lifestyle and appreciate the outdoors. I started […]

Lexi Harrington

I view my mat as a sacred space where I go to recenter myself. Through teaching, I hope to guide others in experiencing the joy, self discovery and healing that yoga has brought to my life. My aim is to motivate students to find their edge while they strengthen and honor their bodies. Always in […]

Sarah Granato

I recall the moment I fell in love with teaching yoga. It was during my teacher training and one of our exercises was to lead a centering. I said something like, ‘Close your eyes. Take a deep breath in… and exhale’. The change I observed from such a simple instruction was miraculous. I could actually […]

Elliott Moore

After a prolonged period of feeling like a personal and professional failure (a.k.a. my early thirties), I discovered yoga in Detroit (of all places). It soothed my weary soul and helped me recover from the numerous injuries I accrued during my college soccer career. That was 2011 and, six years later, is difficult to imagine […]

Christina Schultz

Christina began practicing yoga at her home during a very stressful time in her life, and immediately fell in love with vinyasa after taking her first studio class. She has been an avid practitioner since, and decided that she wanted to share the same joy she found in yoga with others through teaching. For Christina, […]

Amanda Hills

Amanda was born and raised in Westchester New York, and has always had a passion for the movement of the body and fine arts. Graduated from SUNY Purchase with a Bachelors of Art History in 2015, She decided to move to sunny South Florida to pursue teaching yoga, fine arts/public art classes, and interior design. […]

Peter Palladino

Peter Palladino is a Registered Yoga Teacher (E-RYT 200).Peter’s passion for yoga began in 2010, studying with some of the most renown senior teachers he was inspired to share his passion with the community and become a teacher himself. Peter completed a 200 hr Hatha Yoga certification with Aananda Yoga, 80 hr Barkan Hot Method […]