Favorite PDX hangout: Powell’s Books

Favorite NW beverage: Drinking tea at a Portland coffee shop in a (large) porcelain cup, sitting outside (rain or shine), watching the world go by.

Yoga philosophy: William G.T. Shedd said "A ship is safe in harbor, but that is not what ships are built for." Stepping onto your mat, is like leaving harbor on a voyage of personal discovery.

A song that makes you want to dance: “Tenere Taqhim Tossam" (Jealous Desert) by Tinariwen

Favorite Oregon region? Anywhere on the Coast (rain or shine)

Certifications: iRest (Integrative Restoration Level 1 Teacher Training and currently working on Level 2 and toward final certification // Currently E-RYT 200 certified by YoYoYogi and RYT-500 certification at YoYoYogi.

Parisa Vassei