Stephen

Author archive

focus on your yoga business

How to Find Time to Focus on Your Yoga Business

If your friends and family are anything like mine, they think the life of a yoga teacher is one big beach vacation with a few gentle stretching sessions thrown in. Ha ha ha. If only they knew the truth. All the yoga teachers I know are so swamped most of us barely have time to […]

Read more
adventure yoga live your adventure

Adventure Yoga: Can Yoga Really Help You Live Your Best Life?

I’ll admit, I get some pretty strange looks when I tell people I teach Adventure Yoga. To most people, at first glance, yoga seems to be the opposite of adventure. Yoga is where you go to escape the exciting/stressful twists and turns of your life, right? Sure, it can start out that way — but […]

Read more
online yoga marketing

11 Burning Questions About Online Yoga Marketing… Answered

If you’re like most yoga teachers Jane and I meet, you have serious questions/hesitations about this whole online yoga marketing thing. Why should you bother with online yoga marketing? Does marketing yourself really work? Isn’t it just kind of icky? Here are the questions we get asked most often and our answers. If you don’t […]

Read more
keep up with email yoga teachers

Tech Tips for Yoga Teachers: How to Keep Up with Your Email

Can you keep up with your email? Or are you drowning in those little electronic annoyances? Does the very idea of your inbox stress you out? Are you building bad karma from all the emails you’ve left to wither and die in your inbox, unread, unloved, and un-replied? Yoga teachers and yoga studio owners, I […]

Read more
find your first yoga job

How to Find Your First Yoga Job — 11 Tips for New Teachers

How the heck are you supposed to find a yoga job when you’ve just graduated from your 200-hour yoga teacher training? What have you got to offer? Who would hire a brand new yoga teacher anyway? Trust me, we have all asked these questions (and still do from time to time). Well first, congrats on […]

Read more
how to pack light

How To Pack Light in Just a Carry-On

Learn how to pack light (and smart) for any trip, long or short. If I had my way, I would never pack light; I would totally take way too many clothes with me when I travel. But, in that fantasy world, I wouldn’t have to look after my luggage, pack or unpack it, or worry […]

Read more
Pants for Travel giveaway

Win These Awesome Pants for Travel from Bluffworks

Update: The contest is now closed. But you can get 10% off your Bluffworks travel pants when you enter PROM5A on your online order!! It’s hard to find good pants for travel. Especially for guys. (And yes, after 10 years living in London I still laugh to myself even when I call them pants… Call […]

Read more
how to use the autorickshaws in Chennai

A Traveler’s Guide To Using The Autorickshaws in Chennai

Pop! Bang! Thwap thwap thwap. Our once-spirited ride, a bright yellow autorickshaw that had been racing through the streets of Chennai, India slowly limped to a stop, only two-thirds of the way to our destination. The driver gamely tried to carry on, but it was no use, he’d gotten a puncture crossing a bridge over […]

Read more
traveling in India

9 Ways Traveling In India Will Surprise You

We have written before about the challenges travelers face when it comes to getting advice from friends, relatives, and complete strangers before heading out on any adventure. Traveling in India is no exception. Because I am a yoga student and teacher, many of our friends and acquaintances have travelled in India. So we have had […]

Read more
Travel to Turin, Italy

Day Trip To Turin Italy – The Capital of the Alps

Though it’s not a huge city (like Rome) or the European capital of fashion (like Milan) Turin, Italy is a charming destination that has much more to offer than its (in)famous shroud. Sure, Turin is most famous for a ratty piece of off-white fabric but when you visit, obviously you’re going to skip the famous […]

Read more
Go top