“Michelle, your approach to yoga reminded me why I love to practice. Your sessions helped me focus on what’s really important to my yoga practice. I can’t tell you how much I needed the lessons and guidance you provided. Thank you, Michelle. …I love your focus, your deep understanding of the body and its limits, your acceptance of all bodies!”


— Y.S.K.


“Sommer brings a better understanding of self and how to respond to them… Thank you Michelle for your excellent guidance through all of the practices. You are truly a “Here and Now Yogi ” A Yogi who truly respects humanity, environment and all living creatures… You are in safe, expert hands. Michelle’s instructions and leadership are spot on. Coming to her retreat with a physical issue was not interfering in my abilities to perform with her guidance. Thank you Michelle.”


— Judy G.


“…The space was beautiful… I’m so glad I took time to prioritize self care and to participate in such a positive event with a great group of people! Yoga with Michelle was really enjoyable, she is a great, highly skilled and talented instructor!! She guided us throughout the practice and was calming, informative, energetic, encouraging and fun!! She also showed modifications of poses for beginners which was helpful… Coach Sommer was great too!! She has such a calm and positive vibe! I loved the group meditation and the energy in the room… mindfulness and emotional intelligence.”


— Nicole D.


“…Sommer’s coaching is refreshingly honest without being blunt or indifferent. Her amicable personality and coaching style will have you laughing, thinking, and relating to others on levels you might not have thought you could.”


— Elisabeth S.


“…The benefits are profound at whatever level you are at. Michelle is an excellent instructor ~ Knowledgeable. Positions flow smoothly… Calming yet energizing…”


— Carol W.

“Sommer has helped me to open and believe in the power of my thoughts, and the effects that they have in my life… Thanks to her skills and abilities I have been able to finally get pass the “stuck point” and I am moving forward with confidence in myself and in what I can make of myself for the future. Thanks Sommer.”

— Karina M.

“The retreat schedule was great – a good mix of instructors and classes. And a good group of people just topped it off. Michelle is a wonderful yoga instructor, very kind and fun.”

— Abbe B.

“…The setting was absolutely magical…I liked the balance of free time and activities, allowing me time to explore the grounds in thought and reflection on what the instructors shared with us as well as my own thoughts…My practice was deepened just by signing up…From a non-vegetarian perspective, the food was great. I haven’t eaten meat since.”

— J.V.