Just Calm Down!

Martha McCormickHome Learning Resources, Mindfulness & Movement2 Comments

Mary in savasana (corpse pose)

My name is Mary. I am nine years old. Yesterday, I went to yoga class to help show some of the activities. It was really fun! We had three 30-minute classes. The students were in pre-K through fifth grade. I noticed when the students came into the gym they were a little crazy and when they left, they were calm. … Read

Spring favorites

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After a long winter at home, spring never felt so good. Here are a few of my spring favorites: Walk in the Woods Woodlands offer something new every season, but spring is my favorite. I feel like a kid doing a scavenger hunt as I try to spot the spring ephemeral wildflowers. As a sidenote: the Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation … Read

Happy (Virtual) New Year’s Eve!

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Happy New Year!

2020 has been quite a year! And at the Hostel Taco we’re ready to wish it a not-so-fond goodbye! So, we’re having a Zoom-based Virtual Party!!! Please join us for dancing, deep thoughts, fortune telling, games and of course chatting around the Punch Bowl! We’ll be sharing some details and resources on this post, so watch for updates in the … Read