13 Alternatives to Lululemon

onzie yoga pants in bandanaDon’t get me wrong, I love Lululemon, but they’re not the only players in the game. Ever since I developed a passion for printed pants I have found myself exploring a whole new world of yoga attire possibilities! I admit it’s become a bit of an addiction.

Here are 13 places where you can find rad yoga clothes for when you’re looking for something a little different to add to your collection of energy bras. Continue reading “13 Alternatives to Lululemon”

On buying a new mat and deepening my practice

I decided to take the plunge and buy myself a new yoga mat. I’d been carrying around the same mat since high school even though I’ve really only been serious about yoga since mid last year. You know the one–it’s the standard thin purple mat that slips as soon as class gets sticky. It wasn’t a particularly awful mat, but it wasn’t anything special either.

I started getting the itch for a new mat a few months ago when I was talking with my two main yoga instructors, Jess and Jayme, about improving my practice. They were saying how big a difference a mat can make in deepening one’s practice and Jess offered to let me borrow hers so I could see for myself. Continue reading “On buying a new mat and deepening my practice”