This week in my after school yoga class we read The Curious Garden by Peter Brown. I absolutely love this book. It is based on NYC's Highline Park and drives home two beautiful mesages: that one person can change the world, and that we embrace nature in all areas of our lives. Because yoga is based on many ideas, animals, concepts, objects, etc. found in nature, The Curious Garden seemed a perfect choice for this week's session. Based on our first two classes, I came prepared with…
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