Light Not Might
The Official Podcast of Open Up Yoga Teacher Training
Danielle presents her "organized storytelling" of yoga teacher training, lovingly illuminated through her unique style of humor, profanity, and Sanskrit.
Light Not Might is about learning radical self-acceptance. Whether you're new to Yoga or have a deep practice, this is for everyone.
Danielle’s stories will give you insight into the world of Yoga and her quest to give people the tools to create their best lives.
We love all our YTT alumni at Open Up! Yoga Teacher Training.
For Danielle, the sweetest part of her gig is walking on the Path with luminescent, lovely yogis like Audrey. Listen in on a fun conversation between Open Up! Lead Trainer Danielle Day and early-career Rockstar Audrey Verginia about finding yoga, finding her voice and finding out how awesome of a yoga teacher you really can become when you Open Up!
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great!
Teaching Yoga: The Side Hustle to Save the World - The Official Training Manual of Open Up! Yoga Teacher Training
Let’s hang out!
Take a break and join Danielle and her very special guest, Adam Riehl. Adam is a dear member of the Open Up! family, Manager of Be One Yoga in Kirkland, and a kick-ass yoga teacher sharing his light in the community.
We sit down and talk about a wide range of topics offering a glimpse into the Side Hustle to serve the community. Adam shares his experiences as a teacher and studio manager, and his struggles and achievements in his journey.
This fun chat with one of America’s best loved teachers will put a smile on your face.
The scariest part of teaching yoga? When students complain about your yoga class.
What happens when yoga teachers get a thumbs-down on their class? Hear Danielle’s take on handling student complaints in this behind the scenes look at the darker side of being a Lightworker.
For the student, for the teacher, and for the studio owner, there are insights and lessons for us all to learn and to share.
All kale and no play makes for a dull journey. When it’s time to party, what’s an awakened vehicle of light like yourself to choose? Assuming you’re not driving a car, teaching a class later, or caring for small children, raise your goblet of Rock!
Grab a drink with Danielle, and explore which adult beverages are right for Vata, Pitta, and Kapha in this lighthearted offering.
We salute you!
Danielle hands over the show to Jordan Seifert & Emma Gonzalez. Jordan graduated from Open Up a year ago and has made Teaching her full-time career. Emma graduated just two days ago and is diving into her auditions. Listen in on their conversation and learn about tips & tricks for yoga, the life of a yoga teacher, and the journey they each took to becoming teachers.
Danielle sits down with recent alumnus/rockstar Jake Grossman to discuss his journey - finding yoga, diving into teacher training, and the transition between training and the launch of his new career in being a Yoga Teacher.
We all struggle with body image issues. Have you ever wondered how your yoga teachers feel about their bodies? Do you ever wonder if you "look the part"? Spend some time with Danielle, as she shares how she decided to quit worrying, and to learned to love her body...and herself, just as she is.
The scariest part of yoga might just be opening the door to your local yoga studio. Danielle breaks it down, offering inspiration, tips, & strategies for you to embark upon your journey.
"I am so inspired every day by the potential for one's personal practice to save one's soul." - Danielle Day
Ever wonder why nothing "bad" ever seems to happen to your yoga teachers? Well, knock on wood and kick back with this diatribe for the Yoga Tribe. Danielle shares her secrets to looking young, avoiding chronic illnesses and maintaining an impeccable driving record.
Ever wonder how yoga teachers do what they love, love what they do, AND pay their bills?
Danielle shares her stories of struggle, vision boards, and financial freedom in this heartfelt podcast about The Side Hustle to Save the World.
So, you are taking the plunge. You're all registered for your 200 Hour RYT. Good for you! Wondering how to prepare for your journey? Danielle walks you through, step by step, all the ways to get a jump start.
Shopping around for Yoga Teacher Training? Danielle explains the daily routines, priorities, and passions of the Open Up! Yoga Teacher Training program. Learn more about what makes the region's most-experienced, best-loved Teacher Training program special. You'll find out what to expect in your training and what sets Open Up apart from other teacher training programs.