Tagged with crazy yoga shit

Adventures in Cat Yoga

Adventures in Cat Yoga

My family has never been cat people. As a child, I had a friend who had a cat and she used to show up with scratches on her arm and when I asked her what happened she’d say “Oh you know, tried cuddling Lulu last night…” I grew up with dogs. Loving, affectionate, warm, snuggly, … Continue reading

Crazy Yoga Shit

Crazy Yoga Shit

Because I’m still on my couch with my foot in the air encased in a nice chilly ice pack, I thought I’d bring this little gem from Gawker: THE WHITE GIRL WHO WAS FORCED TO TAKE A YOGA CLASS WITH A BLACK WOMAN. Yup. This really happened. And someone actually really wrote the original article. … Continue reading

Adventures in Yoga: The Freaks

I keep trying to give yoga a chance and it keeps messing everything up. I headed to the Washington Sports Club after work for a 6pm yoga class. Since I’m waiting til I have no knee pain at all to run, I figured I have to occupy my time somehow and my 1 month trial … Continue reading

Adventures in crosstraining: Yoga Class

I went to the Washington Sports Club gym place thing in Georgetown this morning so I could take a Sunday morning yoga class. You know, learn to chillax while I wait for Dopey to start. I learned that I’m uptight, tense, and impatient. I should really learn to relax and go with the flow. These … Continue reading

Active Recovery

Active Recovery

In the spirit of active recovery, I spent the day after my long run doing a free yoga class in Gtown. Yeah that’s right, I did a yoga class of my own free will.  Of course, beforehand in the true spirit of yoga there were people showing off and then there were the girls who … Continue reading

Quick Fixes for Yoga

Quick Fixes for Yoga

I don’t go to yoga classes unless they’re free and even then I tend to just… you know… not go. I previously stated that I will do yoga in my apartment on nights when I don’t run. This was total BS on my part. But here are a few ways I’ve thought of to make … Continue reading

Crazy Yoga Shit

Crazy Yoga Shit

I wanted to tone my flabby butt and completely missing abdominal muscles. I have no idea what a chakra is or why I want to tone it–will it help me get a sub 2:00 half time? Apparently this is like, a real thing that these people think about. Oh, and there are holy hip openers. … Continue reading