abbyNAME: Abby Bordner

DIRECTOR OF WHICH MODULES: Advanced Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training, Doula Training

FAVORITE HOBBIES/PAST-TIMES: hiking, cooking, yoga, dinner parties with friends and family, travelling, being active, spending time with loved ones.

FAVORITE FOOD: I love ethnic foods with complex spices and chiles: Thai, Indian, African, Asian foods.

FAVORITE PERSON(S): Oprah, Elizabeth Gilbert, Eckhart Tolle, my mom, my children

FAVORITE QUOTE: And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. Elizabeth Appell

FAVORITE TRAVEL DESTINATION: The beach! Puerto Rico, Florida, anywhere in the Caribbean

WHAT ARE YOU READING RIGHT NOW? The Untethered Soul by Michael A. Singer

What music do you like to practice to if any? Pandora chill music station

UPCOMING GOALS/PLANS THAT YOU ARE EXCITED ABOUT: My boyfriend and I plan to have a mobile lifestyle for a few years, spending 3 months in each of our favorite locations. So far we’ve got New Orleans, Puerto Rico, Vancouver BC, and the Bay Area (Berkeley). We’re adding to the list whenever we travel to a place we enjoy.

ANYTHING ELSE YOU’D LIKE TO SHARE WITH OUR PRANAKRIYA PEEPS? My personal mission is to create flexibility of my mind, body and spirit. I believe that the relationships we make are our true measure of greatness. I strive to be, think and act with presence, integrity and compassion.

Learn more about Abby at www.abbybordner.com