Please join Ashley and the ladies at Salt and Grove to celebrate the transition from spring to summer and all things fiery. We will begin our evening with an hour long yoga class at sunset on the beach. (Note: Newbury residents may park at the main center lot on the beach, while others should park on Sunset Boulevard and walk up to the center. Please allow for a five-minute walk from Sunset Blvd.)
From there, you will receive a henna tattoo created by Ashley, inspired by you, and the choice to indulge in an adult beverage...all with the beach and the ocean as our backdrop!
Check out Ashley on Instagram @ridethewaveyoga for images of her henna work
Inspired by the Buddhist idea that our suffering stems from attaching to things that change, Ashley became a certified yoga teacher while pursuing her undergraduate degree. She is grateful for learning early on that yoga is a state of being rather than something to be obtained. Ashley's purpose, or dharma, as a yoga teacher crystalized when one of her regular students confided that attending her classes helped in her battle with depression.
Comforted by the moon's unchanging presence in the sky no matter where her journeys took her, she became a Certified Alchemical Astrologer in 2017 as a way to learn more deeply about herself and her soul's path. Ashley weaves the wisdom of yoga with the knowledge of the stars into her yoga classes, retreats, and one-on-one natal and predictive chart readings in the Newburyport area.
Growing up on Plum Island gave Ashley a lifelong connection to the ocean and its teaching that, like the waves, life is impermanent, which ultimately became the motivation behind naming her practice Ride the Wave Yoga, Meditation and Astrology. "Riding the Wave" is the practice of allowing things to be just as they are without resisting or grasping—the key to experiencing radical joy in this moment.
Learn more about Ashley and her offerings at www.ridethewaveyoga.com.