Annmarie came to yoga by first becoming a YMCA and AFAA certified aerobics instructor in 1994. In 1997, Annmarie happened upon a yoga class at a local gym and never looked back. After practicing yoga on and off for more than 17 years she felt it was time to take the next step to teach and share yoga, which has now evolved into a life long journey of love and passion for this ancient practice. She completed her RYT 200 at True Nature School of Yoga, Oceanside, California in June 2013. She completed her RYT 300, at Roots and Wings aka Yoga Branch in Vista, California in June 2016. Annmarie is a MELT Method Instructor and is Reiki trained, Level one. She is a full time mother of 2 teenage sons and focuses her time on living a well balanced life with her family, friends, yoga, MELT, education and writing. In her spare time she also enjoys gardening, traveling, music, reading, hiking, biking, rollerblading, and stand-up-paddle boarding.
“Let the beauty of what you love, be what you do”…Rumi