IWY Blog

We are all on this journey together…the yoga journey, life’s journey. We want to share with you some of our journey.
What is the meaning of the Summer Solstice and the Full Moon?

What is the meaning of the Summer Solstice and the Full Moon?

This coming Monday, June 20th, Island Wave Yoga is hosting a Summer Solstice/Full Moon Beach Yoga Practice on the South End of Pawleys Island! (Check out the Facebook Event HERE!) We’re taking time to appreciate Mother Nature, the Summer Season and our beautiful...

Meet the Teacher: Maggie Christensen

Meet the Teacher: Maggie Christensen

Q: What inspired you to start practicing yoga? A: My dad and dance! Dad was a “yogi” back in the day and although he didn’t teach me the “physical” practice, my entire upbringing was based around the mental practice from both of my...

Meet The Teacher: Chrissie Keillor

Meet The Teacher: Chrissie Keillor

What inspired you to start practicing yoga? My friend took me to my first yoga class because she thought I needed it. I had no idea it was so difficult and life changing! What inspired you to start teaching yoga? I have always enjoyed teaching and helping people,...

Island Wave Partners with CCU Students

Island Wave Partners with CCU Students

We are excited to announce that Island Wave Yoga is partnering with students in the Advanced Social Media Marketing program at CCU for a class project where the students work in teams to create and manage a social media campaigns for a real client, Island Wave being...

Meet the Teacher – Sharon Stollenmaier

Meet the Teacher – Sharon Stollenmaier

1.    What inspired you to start practicing yoga? I worked out all the time and was always getting injured. I knew I needed to stretch so I started taking yoga classes. It helped a lot and I was hooked. 2.    What inspired you to start teaching yoga? I always wanted...

Our Top 3 Favorite Pinterest Recipes for Easy Meals

Our Top 3 Favorite Pinterest Recipes for Easy Meals

Let’s be honest, we all LOVE some Pinterest. Whether you’re searching for ideas for home decor, ideas for a birthday party theme or recipes for easy home cooking, Pinterest has it ALL! Lately we’ve been filling our boards with everything from our...

Inspirational Quotes from the “Original Three”

Inspirational Quotes from the “Original Three”

Krishnamacharya was an Indian yoga teacher, ayurvedic healer and scholar. Often referred to as “The Father of Modern Yoga,” Krishnamacharya is widely regarded as one of the most influential yoga teachers of the 20th century and is credited with the revival...

Top 10 EASY + SIMPLE Resolutions for 2016

Top 10 EASY + SIMPLE Resolutions for 2016

We all know resolutions are hard to keep, most of us come up with BIG life-changing ideas for what we’re going to do in the New Year, but by the second month life has taken over again and our resolutions are soon forgotten. That’s why we came up with 10...