Author Archives: Melissa Lopez

It’s Our One Month!

It’s The Hive’s one month birthday. Today! Hard to believe it’s only been a month. I’ve experienced so many emotions and jumped on a whole new learning curve. So much has happened in the last 4 weeks! Top 3 lessons I’ve learned as a new studio owner: 1. My personal practice and systems of self-careContinue Reading

Should I ask? I’m just not sure.

A student thanked me this morning for creating space during class for questions. While I haven’t had a lot of studio practice experience (my practice has been primarily at home) there have been times when the instructor provided cues that didn’t necessarily jive with my anatomy or maybe I was a bit confused and IContinue Reading

Yoga. What’s the point?

“Yoga is NOT a set of physical exercises. It is the realization of our unity with or indivisibility from the Cosmic Whole.” -Ganesh Baba I had a student in class today who said that she’s tried to describe yoga at The Hive to people but they don’t get it. “Just go and experience it. ThenContinue Reading

Story Time

The Hive: Embodiment Education Center opens 2 days, 4 hours, 12 minutes and 20 seconds from this very moment. I have an app counting down. This seems a little unbelievable to me. For realface. At the same time, it also feels like every achievement, every learning curve, every challenge has led me to this place.Continue Reading