Yoga

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 & Me 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 both… 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

Mind Jar

Thank you so much for sharing your kids and family yoga experience with us. We're having a wonderful summer so far and hope you'll be joining us for great classes and camps we have planned. The biggest change for Breathing Space in coming months is that we've decided to let go of the 1123 Penn location… Continue Reading Returning to Our Community Roots

Contact us: (202) 599-0434 inquiries@breathingspacedc.com

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