Why a Yoga Retreat this fall?

      Northern Michigan during summer and early fall is one of the most beautiful destinations on planet earth. We are so lucky to be within a few hours drive to this alluring stoic landscape of beaches lining vast bodies of water, pristine lush forests, a plethora of large inland lakes, and old nautical lighthouses whispering ┬ámaritime tales. There …

Michael McCarthyWhy a Yoga Retreat this fall?

Honoring where I am.

Roving through certain parts of Thailand for the last 30 days had some intense moments of spirituality. You can literally feel what I’m talking about in this picture above taken in Ayutthaya. Breath taking and all inspiring. This was my 5th time back to Thailand and absolutely amazing every time. However, there is an element to traveling 9000 miles from …

Michael McCarthyHonoring where I am.

A story from Thailand

  Yesterday, I made my way back to Chiang Mai in Northern Thailand. It was a day of indulgence from the get go. Rented a new scooter, found a clean $15 a day room on my favorite side of town, and it was Sunday which meant Sunday Night Market was happening. The largest outdoor marketing in Chiang Mai with local …

Michael McCarthyA story from Thailand

My 1st Northern Michigan Yoga Retreat

  Leland, a quant beautiful town in the Leelanau peninsula of Northwestern Michigan. Fall harvest yields fruits and vegetables abundantly in this area due to the micro-climate created between Lake Michigan and Suttons Bay. Rolling hills of vineyards, fruit trees, and stunning views in every direction. Dunes formed over 4000 years ago from glaciers line beaches as far as the …

Michael McCarthyMy 1st Northern Michigan Yoga Retreat
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Inspiration to continue the Journey

On the eve of launching my new website, I realize how far I have come in such a short time. This spiritual journey has not only inspired me, but many friends along the way. Massage and yoga has changed my life forever, and that is where I find the inspiration to continue to grow and build as a healing facilitator …

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