Posts tagged "yoga"

What Is A Yogasm?

On Tuesday night, I went to a yoga class. Truth be told, I really enjoyed it. But on the way out of the studio, I couldn’t help but overhear another…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 28, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Watch The Worst People In The World Do Yoga

Jessica and Hunter are a couple of LA airheads looking for spiritual guidance. So they’ve decided to sign up for an ashtanga yoga class — whatever, Gwyneth Paltrow’s doing…

The Frisky | July 6, 2011 - 3:40 pm

This Is What Lady Gaga Wears To Yoga

Surely you didn’t expect her to wear some Lululemon stretchy pants and a tank with built-in bra? I bet she sweats glitter. [Buzzfeed]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 5, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Yoga Poses That Are Easy To Memorize

I have been an on/off yoga practitioner for a number of years yet I’ve never been able to remember the majority of the traditional names for the poses, er, asanas.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 23, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Miley Cyrus Strikes A Pose

The lace body stocking is a little weird and Cher-inspired, but Miley Cyrus does an enviable Dandayamana-Dhanurasana. That’s “standing bow pose,” by the way, and I suck at it.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 20, 2011 - 10:40 am

5 Things I Plan On Doing With My Time Now That I’m Not Dating Or Drinking

Here’s the thing about drinking — it’s a multi-tasking activity and it makes lots of things even better. Here are just some things I really enjoy doing with a glass…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 13, 2011 - 1:30 pm

Girl Talk: I Want An Arranged Marriage

Indian weddings are beautiful. I missed my sister’s by just a few days. I couldn’t make up my mind whether to join her and her Canadian boyfriend in Goa, where…

Alyssa Pinsker | December 20, 2010 - 4:30 pm

Guess The Yoga-Practicing Motorcyclist!

Who likes to weave fast through traffic and then organize his chakras or whatever in a super relaxing yoga sesh? Find out after the jump! [Crushable]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 7, 2010 - 5:50 pm

Lady Gaga Does Her Part To Convince Me To Go Back To Bikram Yoga

See this photo? It’s Lady Gaga. Doing Bikram yoga. At my bikram yoga studio. Well, it was my bikram yoga studio back when I used to actually, um, go. Now…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 15, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Just A Bear, Doin’ A Little Yoga

An amateur photog snapped this photo of a female bear at a zoo in Finland, midway through her 15-minute morning yoga sesh. Namaste! [Telegraph]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 16, 2010 - 11:50 am

How Bikram Yoga Is Making Me One Of “Those People”

Let’s get one thing straight: I am not an “exercise person.” In fact, if I were dating some smart, hilarious, darling and hot dude who was otherwise perfect but had…

Erin Flaherty | June 30, 2010 - 6:30 pm

How Zen Is Too Zen?

Settling into my new neighborhood in Brooklyn after moving from busy Manhattan last week has been about as easy for me as letting someone massage my feet, or accepting a…

Wendy Atterberry | June 25, 2010 - 2:30 pm

I Dragged My Boyfriend To Partner Yoga (And We’re Still Together!)

I love yoga (along with the other 30 million women who practice in the U.S). And when I realized that I could combine my love for yoga and my love…

Alina Berd | June 10, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Pimping Out Your Yoga Uniform

There’s a bit of a stereotype against people who do yoga — that we’re all “crunchy” and “green” and “enviro-healthy-gorp-munching-maniacs.” OK, so this may be slightly true, but just because…

Leonora Epstein | May 24, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Doggie Yoga: Pay Good Money To Annoy The Heck Out Of Your Pooch

My dog Lucca does lots of really cute things. She even poops in a cute way — seriously, she looks at me while she’s doing it, like she’s almost…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 21, 2010 - 5:50 pm

How Do You Get Motivated To Exercise?

Here’s a fact: Right now, I am the fattest I’ve ever been in my whole life. Period. End of story. I have all the respect in the world for Crystal

Susannah Breslin | May 21, 2010 - 3:59 pm

Christoga: Ex-“Northern Exposure” Star Janine Turner Presents Yoga For Christians

Don’t blame me for the term “Christoga” — I didn’t make it up, Janine Turner did. The former actress — made famous for her role on “Northern Exposure” –…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 19, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Do Yoga And Booze Make A Good Cocktail?

I made a bunch of resolutions for myself for 2010, among them to attend yoga at least three times a week. For a few months last year, I actually made…

Wendy Atterberry | January 27, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Product Review: Manduka High Performance Yoga Mat

I’m no yoga pro, but I do the best I can, ya’ know? Since I started practicing, I’ve been using a variety of yoga mats. You know, the usual kind,…

Susannah Breslin | December 7, 2009 - 2:10 pm

Yoga Jeans: What Has The World Come To?

We’ve opposed it, but tights continue to be viewed as pants by many. And, last spring, jeans fused with leggings to become “jeggings.” Now, exercise apparel company Athleta is trying…

Catherine Strawn | October 28, 2009 - 3:20 pm