Christine (Earth Yoga Studio) is a Chicago-born yoga instructor with over seven years of teaching experience. While she enjoys teaching and taking hatha, gentle and vinyasa-based classes, her favorite type of yoga is yin. She has a calming presence and voice that soothes the tightest muscles and the most chattering mind. All of her classes have a theme that is easy to resonate with. She offers modifications and works well with new or beginner yogis. Her direct cues and soft tone offer calmness to the practice and you will leave feeling totally relaxed and restored. She currently teaches at Carrboro Yoga Company in Carrboro, NC. Check out her website at earthmoonstudio.com.
Sharon is the owner of Serenity Farm, a certified yoga instructor and holistic lifestyle coach. She has been teaching yoga and leading retreats and workshops on the East and West Coast since 2013. She teaches Vinyasa, Hatha and Yin, and hosts a monthly Yoga & Brunch event at the farm. She believes that yoga leads to self-knowledge. Her classes are designed to access the sOul, as she includes prompts to guide inner-self-exploration. She is a transplant from New York City, and mom to 2 creative young adults. She had a 25+ year corporate career working in financial technology and the software sector.
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Chef Amelia Irene
Chef Amelia Irene has been working in the special events industry for 15+ years. She graduated from the Natural Gourmet Institute in New York with a focus on plant-based, health-supportive cuisine. She is also Ayurvedic certified. She combines her years of experience in floral design, invitation design, coordination, and catering to create unique events. She also leads on-site and virtual cooking classes. She has launched: Amelia Irene Catering & Event Design, Lotus Lane Retreats, and is launching a product line, Amy Joy.
Jacqueline Belk is a sales professional who knows what it's like to feel the physical, mental, and emotional effects of stress. After the birth of her children, she felt a need to find a natural way to cope with the anxiety and other symptoms that come along with parenthood. She heard about CBD but did not know much about it or if it was safe to take. Because of her positive experience, she is now an advocate for Green Compass, a North Carolina-based company based out of Wilmington, because she believes that motherhood shouldn't have to be complicated.