Yoga

Our modern lifestyle doesn't always lend itself to connection to the seasons, but we are creatures of nature and the turn of the weather inevitably affects us. Traditional practices can help us 1.) Turn to grounding, warming, whole foods Fall harvest vegetables are wonderfully nourishing. As the weather turns colder, many of us find soups… Continue Reading Four Fall Wellness Tips

Tot does toes-to-nose pose

People are sometimes surprised when I tell them I teach yoga to 2 year olds. "My toddler would never sit still for a yoga class," they say. I hope no one ever suggests that they should! Preschooler and Tot yoga classes incorporate lots of playful yoga poses, gross-motor activities, and age-appropriate games, kid-friendly songs and… Continue Reading Preschooler Family Yoga – Fun and Fitness – FAQ

Yoga class provides a safe space for babies, toddlers and their caregivers to explore movement milestones, social-emotional development, and connect with each other and other parents and children. Taking class with your tot or toddler can offer some of the following benefits you might not have thought about: Language development – Tot yoga classes expose babies and… Continue Reading Benefits of Yoga for Babies & Toddlers – Crawlers and Walkers

tree pose in front of spring flowers

Longer days, plentiful rains, and summer-like heat of May in DC always means the life and energy of the plants in my yard are just busting out of any sense of containment. School kids are wrapping up their year, showing off their accomplishments, and ready to move on to new things. Growth and excitement surrounds us and so… Continue Reading Summer Growth & Change

With our expanded prenatal and postnatal schedule this summer and new registration system, we have changed the way students pay for classes.  Of course you can still pay by the class for anything on our prenatal/postnatal drop-in schedule, but you can now also use our 10-class pass or become members and take all the prenatal/postnatal classes you want.… Continue Reading More Classes AND More Flexibility – Prenatal & Postnatal Yoga

tot yoga bubbles and rest

Winter kids & family classes continue through late March or Early April. Late registration is possible for classes with available space. Children's and family classes operate in multi-week series. Full series registration is required. No classes federal holidays, holiday weekends or DCPS Spring Break. 9:00 AM Sat Tot Yoga (crawling – 24 mo) Apr 29-Jun 24 (8 classes)… Continue Reading Spring Classes Registering Now

"For it is not joy that makes us grateful; it is gratitude that makes us joyful." - Brother David Steindl-Rast We are encouraged by culture and media to be joyful and grateful during the holiday season from Thanksgiving to New Years. Sometimes that comes easily, sometimes not so much. For those of us struggling, a… Continue Reading Season of Gratitude

Winter 2017 kids and family yoga classes are enrolling now for fall 2016 enrolled students and will open for all on November 10. Winter sessions begin in early January and run through mid-March. Family Yoga - Kids/Teen Yoga - Prenatal/Postnatal/Baby 9:30 AM Mon with Debby @ Rooted Pilates (9 classes, Jan 23 - Mar 27, no class federal holidays)… Continue Reading Winter 2017 Kids & Family Yoga Classes

We get lots of questions by phone and email, but sometimes it helps just to put them out there: My maternity leave ends before your Baby Yoga class series is over, can I still come?  We have never been able to talk babies into being born on our series schedule, so offer drop-in options for those… Continue Reading Yoga Class FAQs: Baby, Tot, Kids, and Family Yoga

The poses we do in baby yoga classes are developmentally supportive, may improve digestion, ease gas pain and colic, and boost the immune system.[1] Yoga play stimulates the vestibular system, proprioceptive development,  and motor control.[2] Baby Yoga rhymes, songs, interaction, and movement stimulates language development.[3] Dedicated face time interaction in baby yoga class stimulates baby's neurological development and empathy… Continue Reading Top 5 Reasons to Do Yoga with Your Infant: Baby Yoga & Play FAQ

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Thanksgiving Schedule

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Most classes are cancelled until Tuesday Nov 28. See calendar for details.

Class Calendar

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Upcoming Events

Nov
28
Tue
9:45 am Babywearing Dance & Yoga @ Realignment Studio
Babywearing Dance & Yoga @ Realignment Studio
Nov 28 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
Babywearing Dance & Yoga @ Realignment Studio
This class is a blend of zumba-esque dancing to contemporary pop music, yoga conditioning, and relaxation. You will get a workout and have fun with your baby. Most appropriate from about 6 weeks (or when… Continue Reading Top 5 Reasons to Do Yoga with Your Infant: Baby Yoga & Play FAQ
11:00 am Preschooler Family Yoga (21 mo-4... @ Realignment Studio
Preschooler Family Yoga (21 mo-4... @ Realignment Studio
Nov 28 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Preschooler Family Yoga (21 mo-4 yrs) @ Realignment Studio | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This class is for families of almost 2- to 4-year old preschoolers, with younger siblings welcome. Class incorporates age-appropriate yoga poses, dance and creative movement, songs, stories, and games as children learn yoga through social… Continue Reading Top 5 Reasons to Do Yoga with Your Infant: Baby Yoga & Play FAQ
12:00 pm Infant Massage – Nov @ Realignme... @ Realignment Studio
Infant Massage – Nov @ Realignme... @ Realignment Studio
Nov 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Infant Massage - Nov @ Realignment Studio @ Realignment Studio | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Massage is a great way to connect to your baby and has been shown to help babies sleep better, gain weight, reduce fussiness, improve health and relax. Our classes teach parents massage techniques in a… Continue Reading Top 5 Reasons to Do Yoga with Your Infant: Baby Yoga & Play FAQ
7:30 pm Prenatal Yoga @ Shenanigans Art Space
Prenatal Yoga @ Shenanigans Art Space
Nov 28 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
Prenatal Yoga @ Shenanigans Art Space | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
In this all-level prenatal yoga class, expecting moms will cultivate the flexibility, concentration, and strength needed during the transformative time of pregnancy and childbirth. Enjoy the community of other expecting mothers while we practice modified… Continue Reading Top 5 Reasons to Do Yoga with Your Infant: Baby Yoga & Play FAQ
Nov
29
Wed
10:00 am Preschooler Family Yoga @ Shenanigans Art Space
Preschooler Family Yoga @ Shenanigans Art Space
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Preschooler Family Yoga @ Shenanigans Art Space | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This class is for families 21-month to 4-year old preschoolers, with younger siblings welcome. Class incorporates age-appropriate yoga poses, songs, stories, and games as children learn yoga through social interaction, repetition, and play. No yoga… Continue Reading Top 5 Reasons to Do Yoga with Your Infant: Baby Yoga & Play FAQ
11:00 am Tot Yoga @ Shenanigans Art Space
Tot Yoga @ Shenanigans Art Space
Nov 29 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Tot Yoga @ Shenanigans Art Space | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This is a supportive, fun-loving, and active yoga class for crawling babies to 24 month old toddlers and their parent/caregiver. This class is all about your new mover. Crawlers and walkers learn poses, songs, and… Continue Reading Top 5 Reasons to Do Yoga with Your Infant: Baby Yoga & Play FAQ
6:00 pm Prenatal Yoga @ Realignment Studio
Prenatal Yoga @ Realignment Studio
Nov 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Prenatal Yoga @ Realignment Studio | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
In this all-level prenatal yoga class, expecting moms will cultivate the flexibility, concentration, and strength needed during the transformative time of pregnancy and childbirth. Enjoy the community of other expecting mothers while we practice modified… Continue Reading Top 5 Reasons to Do Yoga with Your Infant: Baby Yoga & Play FAQ
Nov
30
Thu
9:30 am Tot Yoga @ Realignment Studio
Tot Yoga @ Realignment Studio
Nov 30 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Tot Yoga @ Realignment Studio | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This is a supportive, fun-loving, and active yoga class for crawling babies to 24-month-old toddlers and their parent/caregiver. This class is all about your new mover. Crawlers and walkers learn poses, songs, and games while… Continue Reading Top 5 Reasons to Do Yoga with Your Infant: Baby Yoga & Play FAQ
10:30 am Preschooler Yoga @ Realignment Studio
Preschooler Yoga @ Realignment Studio
Nov 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Preschooler Yoga @ Realignment Studio | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This class is for families 21-month to 4-year old preschoolers, with younger siblings welcome. Class incorporates age-appropriate yoga poses, songs, stories, and games as children learn yoga through social interaction, repetition, and play. No yoga… Continue Reading Top 5 Reasons to Do Yoga with Your Infant: Baby Yoga & Play FAQ
11:30 am Baby Yoga & Play @ Realignment Studio
Baby Yoga & Play @ Realignment Studio
Nov 30 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Baby Yoga & Play @ Realignment Studio | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Breathing Space Baby Yoga & Play features fun yoga-inspired postures and movements as well as calming, nurturing ways to enhance bonding and improve baby’s sleep. Babies enjoy yoga while on their backs, tummies, or held… Continue Reading Top 5 Reasons to Do Yoga with Your Infant: Baby Yoga & Play FAQ

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