Training

JP CENTRE YOGA, Jamaica Plain, MA November 2019 Restorative Teacher Training, 25 hours (planned) Alex Bauermeister and Brenna Matthews, Instructors Boston Yoga School/JP Centre Yoga, Jamaica Plain, MA September 2018-June 2019 Advanced Yoga Teacher Training, 300 hours Ame Wren, Daniel Max, Instructors Prajna Yoga Immersion, Orleans, MA Lungs and the …

Life off the mat

The way you do anything, is the way you do everything. The benefits of a regular yoga practice extend to life off-the-mat. I credit yoga for ​discovering my own inner strength and peace-of-mind, ​leading to greater balance in all aspects of my life. For nearly 30 years, my first and …

About

What’s in a name? Merriam-Webster defines Jeanne as “Joan of Arc” (French: Jeanne d’Arc). However, I am not French. I was named after my father, Gene (aka Eugene), with the same pronunciation. I appreciate being my dad’s namesake; it keeps him close in heart. That heart has taken me on …

Testimonials

“Jeanne won my appreciation from the first session! I had been away from my practice and joined Jeanne for a “Gentle Yoga Series” at Newton Whole Health (NWH). I immediately registered for the next session. The group is small and Jeanne is compassionate and attentive to individual needs. During our …

Philosophy and Mission

Humble Hearts Yoga believes that yoga is accessible to every body. Can you breathe? Great! Then you can practice yoga! Yoga utilizes pranayama, breath control, to calm the body and the mind, the heart and the nervous system. Whether a restorative sequence or vinyasa flow, seated or on the mat, focus on …

Instruction

Gentle Yoga Series at Newton Whole Health, in Needham, had been suspended through December 2020. The gentle yoga classes have moved to a virtual space, over Zoom, offered weekly on Tuesday evenings at 7pm. An added benefit is that class recordings are shared with participants to supplement their home practice. …

What’s in a Name?

What’s in a name? The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines Humble as “reflecting, expressing, or offered in a spirit of deference or submission.” Further inquiry tells us that the root of this word is humus – the nutrient-rich component of soil. Merriam-Webster’s definition of Heart includes “the central or innermost part of …

Practice

Yoga is a practice. I practice with a variety of teachers regularly which provides me with an ongoing education from outstanding teachers in a variety of styles. Over the years my practice has taken me to: JP Centre Yoga, Jamaica Plain, MA Orleans Yoga, Orleans, MA Inner Strength Studios, Watertown, …