At Woodside Meadows at Chickahominy Falls, health, wellness, and fun meet each other in the middle. Are you ready to be connected to nature and start living your happiest, healthiest life yet? All you have to do is find a comfortable spot, close your eyes, and say ommm…As greater Richmond’s very first 55+ agri-community, we’re focused on providing you with everything you need to not just live your best — but to feel your best. When you do regular activities like yoga in a group setting, you give your body the exercise it needs while clearing your mind for the state of wellbeing you deserve.Yoga Events at Cornerstone HomesWe hope you join us at our many upcoming community yoga events! Because everything’s “better in the barn,” Cornerstone Homes is hosting these lifestyle-focused get-togethers in the Barn at Woodside Meadows, where the most peaceful and serene atmosphere awaits to get you to a true state of “zen”…Whether you’re a seasoned yogi or a first-timer, you’ll love coming to hang out with your friends, try out a new position, hone your skills, and reap the many health benefits of everyone’s favorite relaxation activity. And, if you’re looking to break more of a sweat, join us for Laughter in the Barn, an entirely unique cardio workout. Laughter Yoga is a cardio workout combining simple laughter exercises with yogic breathing, bringing more oxygen to the body & brain and making you feel energetic & healthy. Just 10 minutes of hearty laughter is equal to 30 minutes on the rowing machine! Laughter Yoga can improve your immune system, improve blood circulation, control blood sugar, keep your heart healthy, improve your focus, reduce pain, increase lung capacity, and recharge your metabolism. In addition, Laughter Yoga is a powerful weapon against anxiety, depression, isolation, grief, loneliness, and stress.What could be better to begin your day? Every Thursday from May 23 through June 6 at 9:30am.The Benefits of YogaThere’s no denying the many benefits of a regular yoga practice, including increased strength and flexibility among many others! Yoga poses are meant to reinforce the muscles around your spine, strengthening your core which improves posture and alleviates back, shoulder, and neck pain. Yoga is revitalizing! When more oxygen is carried into your blood and your brain, you feel more energetic and healthy. Apart from the physical benefits, yoga promotes inner peace and puts you at ease, so you can go about your day with a clear, open mind. With so many things to enjoy here at Woodside Meadows at Chickahominy Falls, you’ll absolutely love starting your morning with a breath of fresh air and some incredible yoga. We can’t wait to say namaste with you!