Category Archives: nutrition

Inner Light: Yoga for Weight Loss

I know I know… Yoga for Weight Loss, really? As if we don’t have enough bombardment in our culture to change our bodies to a standard that is unrealistic and frankly unhealthy. The reason I am bringing this to light, … Continue reading

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My Path Back to Health: The Story of a Smiling Dog Yogi

  Hello, I am a Yogi. My path back to health began twenty years ago, at a point when I was abandoning it. I used to be in good shape. I was a former long distance runner, with a handsome … Continue reading

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Are you Sweet, Strong or Spicy Vinyasa? Part One: Sweet

The time of year has come upon us where the darkness sets in a little earlier every evening and the rain comes down by the bucketful, and we find ourselves eager to keep the warmth alive with a flow class. … Continue reading

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A Mountain Woman Yogi Moment

As our house’s main source of heat comes from a beautiful wood burning stove I have begun to take much pride in the daily ritual of building a fire when socks and sweaters aren’t enough. There is something about this … Continue reading

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Yin Yoga Review and a Tasty Recipe

After a lovely past weekend spent in the colorful and stunning Yosemite, I find myself eager to enjoy the gradual decline of temperature and take notice to the trees that are all around and everchanging. Over the course of this … Continue reading

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Fall is in the Air!

As many of you have noticed Fall is upon us and thus we come into many changes and transitions here at Smiling Dog Yoga Studio. Most namely, me. My name is Bree Hugins, I am Smiling Dog’s new blogger. I am … Continue reading

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Top 5 Nutrition Books

Are you a carnivore, herbivore, or something in between? What do you take into consideration when deciding how to fuel your body? I have been reading nutrition and health books since I was old enough to do the grapevine in … Continue reading

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