Presenter Spotlight: Shakta Khalsa

Shakta Khalsa Radiant Child Yoga Shakta Khalsa, E-RYT 500, AMS Montessori educator, is the author of five yoga books, including Fly Like A Butterfly, parent, and Founder of Radiant Child Yoga, one of the first and most comprehensive children’s yoga training programs. Shakta has been teaching yoga to adults and children since 1976. KYC: How […]

Set Up A Family Yoga Room In YOUR Home In 5 Easy Steps

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Have you been planning for awhile to set aside some space for your family to practice yoga in your home?  We have… And we finally did it!  Whether you are living in a tiny townhouse with only a corner to dedicate, or you have a full room to dedicate, here are FIVE easy steps to get you […]

Presenter Spotlight: Lissa Sandler

Lissa Sandler Founder WebPresenceAcademy.com Lissa Sandler is creating a reality where yogis have the support and tools they need to bring their world-changing ideas to life. As the founder of Web Presence Academy and as the online consultant for YogaKids and the non-profit Go Give Yoga, Lissa has helped hundreds of  aspiring and established children’s […]

Presenter Spotlight: Jen Robertson

Jen Robertson Founder and President Chicago Kids Yoga Jen Robertson, RYT & RCYT, is the Founder and President of Chicago Kids Yoga LLC and Event Director of the Chicago Kids Yoga Fest, an all ages celebration of yoga, meditation, seva and kirtan. Read our interview with Jen and join us at the National Kids Yoga Conference in September […]

Presenter Spotlight: Cheryl Crawford

Cheryl Crawford Co-Founder Grounded Kids Cheryl Crawford, ERYT- 500, RCYT, B.S.Ed.,Yoga Teacher,  is a co-founder of Grounded which develops curriculum and trainings for kids yoga teachers, and is founder of the non-profit yoga service initiative Atlanta Yoga Movement which focuses on integrating yoga into schools throughout the metro Atlanta area. Read our interview with Cheryl and join us […]

Presenter Spotlight: Ali Smith, Holistic Life Foundation

Ali Smith Co-Founder Holistic Life Foundation Ali Smith founded the Holistic Life Foundation along with his brother Atman and friend Andres Gonzalez, in 2001. The Holistic Life Foundation is a Baltimore-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to nurturing the wellness of children and adults in underserved communities. Through a comprehensive approach which helps children develop their […]

Presenter Spotlight: Traci Childress

Traci Childress Executive Director, Co-Founder Children’s Community School Traci Childress began studying yoga in 1996. She is co-founder and Executive Director of the Children’s Community School in West Philadelphia, where she supports the integration of mindfulness into the classroom curriculum and as a core part of her signature staff development program, Teacher Reflection and Mindful […]

The Many Benefits of Children’s Yoga

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When it comes to our kids, we all want what’s best for them. Yoga gives your child the tools to achieve mindfulness and process the hectic and sometimes confusing world they live in as we all strive to do our best.  What better way to do this than with a kids yoga class designed to teach both […]

One Boy’s Summer-y Sun Salutations … On the Beach!

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YoKid Kai is rarely seen without his soccer ball, but he does enjoy ending his summer days with a few sun salutations on the beach. Here Kai guides us through his salutations in 9 easy steps:   And sometimes… sometimes… Kai ends in ‘Starfish’ pose lying on his back in the sand.  No mat necessary! […]

If All Board Retreats Were Held On The Mat

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This weekend we’ll hold our 2nd annual board retreat in Alexandria, VA and I’m thrilled!  Our retreats are part reflection, part strategic planning, a little bit of good food, a lot of good snack, and begin and end with yoga.  The coolest part… We are on the mat all day!  At any given moment, one […]