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Father’s Day 2019

Being a dad is sometimes defined by being crushed by love and need. When I first saw this sculpture above a part of me identified with it. The struggle and chaos not just of children but other parenting and adult responsibilities raining from the heavens while trying to catch one responsibility with your toe before… Read more »

Happy Mother’s Day to my mom

This year has been a wonderful time as I got to see my wife give birth again and bring Rafaella into this world. I’m understanding parenting from a different direction now. I realize how much I am loved by my mom. She is a wonderful person, and a force to be reckoned with when she… Read more »

Massage is a great gift for Mom!

  Mother’s day is always a special time of year. Spring is here, and the great earth mother wakes up from her hibernation and shows us the brilliance and splendor of the world that we have forgotten about. We always do a great deal for moms and this year is no exception. Get mom a… Read more »

Andrew Alvarado

Welcome Andrew – Our New Structural Integration Practitioner!

Andrew began his professional career as a Mechanical Engineer with the United States Navy onboard a submarine stationed in Pearl Harbor. During his last few years on active duty Andrew developed a daily yoga practice and in his search to find easier movement in his own body he was led to the world of bodywork…. Read more »

Thai Herbal Compress

On Amy’s recent training adventure to Thailand, she came across something really unique to Thailand and fell in love. Thai Herbal compresses are handheld herbal packs that are steam heated and used to slowly compress meridians throughout the body. In This Session These sessions will combine traditional Thai massage (deep passive stretching, compression along the… Read more »

2019 Massage Gift Certificates

This year we’ve created a really special gift certificate. I started with a the best paper you can get with Mohawk Strathmore DTC 280# stock. Mohawk produces some of the finest paper on the planet and this specialty stock was made for the letterpress. As always each certificate is hand pressed on my Golding #7… Read more »

Win a Golden Ticket!

For the first time ever we are giving away a Golden Ticket this year. Every gift certificate number will be thrown into a hat and drawn at random. One lucky winner is getting a pack of ten massages on us.    

The Bodywork Guild

This summer while I my daughter Rafaella was being born, I began work on the final stages of a dream a long time in the making and more that one thing entered the world in August of 2018 The Bodywork Guild is a continuing education platform for massage therapists in New York state and accredited… Read more »

The Golden Path

Updated 2019 We launching a new membership style service at Bodyworks called “The Golden Path”. It’s sort of the next step of the Golden Ticket. We’ve found that so many of our Golden Ticket holders use the work for themselves and family members and often request more sessions and we’ve got a way to do… Read more »

Welcome Rafaella Pavoldi

On August 18th, 2018 my daughter Rafaella was born at home in Saratoga. It’s been a powerful journey, and watching my wife deliver my second daughter, and getting to cut the cord attaching the two is something I simply wont ever forget. My paternity leave was a time to connect with my daughter Ophelia more… Read more »