Back in the 1990s, we began to see coffee shops pop up in cities all around Michigan — Starbucks, Caribou, Biggby.
Now, a similar trend is happening with yoga studios, here in Michigan and nationwide.
As the Washington Post’s Lyndsey Layton put it:
“To track the economic transformation of Washington, here's a simple rule: Follow the yoga mats.”
How do yoga studios change the cultural landscape of a city? Are these changes positive or are long-time residents being kept away from the table?