Tag: ‘yoga class’


    New yoga studio is opening in Fort Greene

    by Nicole on 6/14/11 | 0 Comment(s)

    Yogis will celebrate this news: The 9 year old Shala, a beloved yoga studio in Union Square, is opening in Fort Greene. It’s not cheap, at $19 a class or down to $12 if you buy a 6 month class card, but it’s prices are in line with nearby Lucky Lotus Yoga on Dekalb Avenue.  […]


    A day of free dance classes- tap, yoga, hip hop, pilates

    by Nicole on 2/03/11 | 1 Comment(s)

    One of the best things about living in Brooklyn is the cool types of classes that our kids (and parents!) can try out…and for free. This Monday is an opportunity to take advantage of…free pop-up dance classes with Dancewave at Pintchik Hardware in Park Slope. Yes, a decidedly odd partnership- but it makes sense when […]


    Yoga Classes for Parents and Children in Brooklyn

    by Serena on 2/02/11 | 4 Comment(s)

    Maintaining a sense of calm and taking care of your self is very important when you became a parent – not to mention a parent living in Brooklyn. One way to find some inner peace, alleviate tension, improve posture, strengthen muscles and challenge your body is by practicing yoga. This calming practice can also be […]

    Photos ©Bija Yoga

    School holiday workshops, playgroups and family yoga: Bija Kids

    by Nicole on 10/08/10 | 0 Comment(s)

    We have discovered a way to help our kids calm themselves, focus and manage their frustration. No, it’s not a pill, it’s yoga. We’ve started taking Family Yoga (walkers +) from Bija Kids and though we have only done family yoga for 8 weeks, it’s already become a staple of our daily diet at home. […]

    Fall has come- and so have the classes! Illustration ©A Needle Pulling Thread

    FREE classes: sewing, yoga, tumbling, language…you name it!

    by Nicole on 9/09/10 | 1 Comment(s)

    Whoosh! So Summer left in a flash and Fall descended. Suddenly, the fits of boredom I got during the summer seem ridiculous. Fall has become jam packed and I yearn for some of that idle time back. I can’t deny that a part of me IS excited by the Fall. After all, what was buying […]

    Photo by Stefano Giovannini for The Brooklyn Paper

    My Favorite Street in Brooklyn Is Having A Party This Weekend

    by Nicole on 9/08/10 | 1 Comment(s)

    My favorite stretch of a commercial street is in Park Slope on Bergen Street between Flatbush and 5th Ave. I used to go to Pintchik Hardware all the time when I worked as an Art Coordinator on tv commercials- even when we were filming in Manhattan. It was known as the cheapest and best place […]