goodteacher of April – Natasa


Happy April, goodyogis! This month we give a shout out to goodteacher Natasa. Could she be any more awesome?! Natasa, we are so grateful for your teachings and work ethic. If you have taken class with Natasa, you know that she has a magical way of guiding the practice in a commanding yet gentle way, in which you feel challenged and supported. Natasa is a pleasure to have within the goodyoga community and we are grateful for her dedication. We’re sure our goodyogis are too! If you have yet to take class with Natasa, make a point of it, and see for yourself.

Natasa tells us more about herself by answering the questions below…

What is your idea of perfect happiness?
Being completely content with yourself and your surroundings.

What is the trait you most deplore in yourself?
Doing everything in the last minute.

What is the trait you most deplore in others?
Close-mindedness.

Which living person do you most admire?
My grandma.

What is your greatest extravagance?
Kayaking with leatherback sea turtles.

What do you consider the most overrated virtue?
Punctuality.

What is the quality you most like in a man?
Big heart.

What is the quality you most like in a woman?
Strength.

Which words or phrases do you most overuse?
Ok guys.

What or who is the greatest love of your life?
Marco Mocellin, man with a big heart.

When and where were you happiest?
One sunny afternoon, on a boat floating on the sun and listening to nature.

Which talent would you most like to have?
To sing like Janis Joplin.

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?
I wish I could function faster.

What do you consider your greatest achievement?
The present moment.

If you were to die and come back as a person or a thing, what would it be?
Koala bear.

Where would you most like to live?
Close to the ocean.

What is your most treasured possession?
My heart.

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
Not having any options.

What do you most value in your friends?
Honesty and humor.

Who are your favorite writers?
Herman Hesse, Pablo Coelho, Pema Chodron.

Which historical figure do you most identify with?
Hmm, Joan of Arc.

What is your greatest regret?
Not to have kissed a boy I liked.

What is your motto?
Stay present.

What is your favorite thing about you yoga practice?
Playfulness.

What has pleasantly surprised you about yoga so far?
I became a yoga teacher.