Entries by Jill Lawson from 08/2012

Morgan Uceny's 1500-meter Fall Provides Gold Medal Inspiration

| Posted 08.15.2012 | UK Sport

Everyone who watched the devastating fall of Morgan Uceny in the 1500-meter final was probably reminded of a time when they themselves felt shamed, low and completely defeated on some level. However painful to see, accidents or mistakes during a major competition such as the Olympic Games can teach us important lessons in life, though they are not always what we would expect.

Romancing the Om: A Look Into Yoga in America

| Posted 08.30.2012 | Healthy Living

Modern day yoga in America is an interesting phenomenon. In the traditional sense, what most of us do on the yoga mat is not yoga. Although the health benefits are greater than anything else we've ever tried, many still do not consider it yoga.