It’s finally here…the end of 2020

It’s finally here… the end of 2020!! We are so ready to let loose (safely) in celebration of the possibilities of a better year ahead. In Japanese culture, the number 8  () is considered very auspicious. The shape and pronunciation of the character indicates a gradual opening, broadening out to prosperity and good fortune. This shape is […]

Angelica Lopez Joins Breathing Space Recovery Yoga Team

ANGELICA LOPEZ JOINS BREATHING SPACE TEAM TO OFFER RECOVERY YOGA HOLYOKE, MA (JULY 6, 2020) – Breathing Space Yoga & Mindfulness Studio is pleased to announce that Angelica Lopez has joined our team of yoga teachers, and is offering free weekly trauma-informed recovery yoga classes at Hampden County recovery houses and centers. Angelica is a […]

Update – April 27

goodness abounds

We are now in Week 7 following the shutdown of our Studio on March 13. We’ve been busy! Our great teachers – Lorrie, Johanna & Angelica – are offering livestream yoga classes. See the schedule here Dori is offering Rise Up Rooted Vinyasa Flow for experienced lovers of flow on  Wednesdays at 11am (and Gentle […]

Free Yoga for Springfield Addiction Recovery Center Offered Online

Breathing Space is pleased to announce that we have offered our first free Online Recovery yoga class by Zoom for those at the Hampden County Sheriff’s Department Western Mass Recovery & Wellness Center in Springfield. This is a site where Dori, Johanna, and a teacher from another Studio, Marissa, have offered onsite yoga in the […]

Update – April 7

Like most small businesses and nonprofits, we are feeling our way along here and trying to figure out what what will support the community and sustain our Studio. Soooo, we are pivoting to donation-based classes, starting this week. Goodbye paywall (for now)! ALL online yoga classes by donation. Pay what you can. $5-10 suggested, but […]

Your own “Green New Deal”

Recycled clothing means less textile waste, fewer resources used, and more $$ savings for you to spend elsewhere, or save. Come visit our Store online, and then pick up your items in the Studio. 100% of proceeds to the Seed to Flower Fund for Yoga Service.  

What’s Really Hot in Yoga

What’s really hot in yoga? Think used, recycled, upcycled, pre-owned, new-to-you – it’s not just for cars anymore!  People are paying premium prices on online services like Poshmark and ThredUp for labels like Athleta, GAPFit, Lululemon, and others. Sometimes, eye-popping prices (esp. for “New With Tags”)! Like, really, and are they?? When you can get […]