Practice Yoga + Become a Better Writer: 3 Lessons from Author Helena Echlin

One of our beloved TGY Berkeley yogis, Helena Echlin, just recently published a supernatural thriller "Sparked". Discover how her journey through her yoga practice has influenced her writing in her article below.   I recently published a novel, Sparked. It’s the story of Laurel Goodwin, whose sister Ivy is kidnapped – and the only people [...]

45 Life Lessons

Has anyone else noticed the later sunrises and earlier sunsets lately?! It may only be a few minutes, but we're beginning to realize that summer is quickly giving way to fall. With every change of season, we find ourselves reflecting on things we accomplished and what we learned over the previous few months, and this [...]

5 Reasons to do a Yoga Teacher Training (in BALI)!

Green Yogi instructors Chelsea Rothert and Linda Baffa are heading to Ubud, Bali from January 16th - February 6th, 2017 to lead an intimate 3-week yoga training immersion! Come deepen your practice without distractions or daily life obligations; just living, eating, and breathing your yoga. Training is for anyone wanting to deepen their personal practice or those [...]

Insight from the inside: Manhattan Beach classes as told by instructors!

One of the first things a new student asks when they walk through our lovely garden and into the lobby is “what is (insert instructor's name here) class like?!”. We've recently expanded our stellar team in our Manhattan Beach yoga studio and thought it would be great to let the instructors tell you - in their [...]

Get to Know Tamal Dodge

Looking for a sweaty, challenging class? Have we got an instructor for you! Today we're learning a little more about the legendary Tamal Dodge, our fearless, inspiring teacher on Mondays and Wednesdays at 6pm in Manhattan Beach.  Where did you grow up? I was born in Hawaii on the island of Oahu. What are your hobbies? Besides yoga, I'm [...]