Blue Luna Yoga & Wellness is nestled in the historic downtown of West Bend, Wisconsin, where you can find old world charm in every building and shop. Specializing in yoga and massage, our focus is on the community. We strive to create a space for those in the area to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. No judgement here. Be yourself, find yourself, laugh, relax, sweat and breathe.
We truly believe that yoga is for everyone. All classes are designed for all levels with modifications to help you get into a pose or encourage you to take a pose to the next step. We are here for you. Come in and feel at home. Sign up for a yoga class today.
Meet the TeacherS
Felicita Nieves, RYT 200, discovered yoga in 2007 while attending school but yoga truly found her a few years after when she noticed just how much her daily practice was benefiting her mind, body and spirit. She knew then that this was a feeling that she wanted to share. In 2014 Felicita completed her teacher training under Deborah Williamson of Wild Abundant Life and months later completed Aerial yoga teacher training at Reaching Tree Tops Yoga. Through sweat, laughter and love, Felicita leads a powerfully soothing class. She encourages her students to take chances on their mat, embrace their full potential and to always have fun while doing it. Life's too short to not enjoy the journey as much as the destination.
Chrissy Backler, RYT 200, has been practicing yoga since 2007 and has been a lifelong health and fitness enthusiast. Chrissy loves giving students of all levels the tools they need to practice yoga in a way that incorporates a mind, body and soul experience. Her classes are an opportunity to incorporate mindfulness, breath work and a physical practice that will leave you feeling confident and balanced both on and off your mat.
Margee Mauney, RYT 200, found yoga during her quest for a good workout and lower stress levels during her college years. After obtaining a BA in Public Relations (phew!), she decided to take a more hands-on approach by participating in Deborah Williamson’s Yoga Teacher Training with Wild Abundant Life. Her main goal is to empower people from all walks of life to feel strong and confident in every aspect of their lives through yoga. Margee’s yoga classes combine intensity and positivity, so be ready to move, breathe, jam out, and have a blast!
Elise Gothard, RYT 200, began practicing yoga as a way to de-stress, though she soon began to feel the many other mental and physical benefits a regular yoga practice can bring. She completed her yoga teacher training in 2017 has been using her passion to help others enjoy yoga since! The integration of physical asana, breathwork, and mental awareness makes yoga an important part of her self-care routine. Elise believes yoga is for everyone and enjoys using props and modifications to assist yogis of all abilities. Her classes sync breath and intentional movement, bringing peace and unity to mind, body, and soul.
Angela Guerra LAc, ERYT, ADS, Reiki Master/Teacher
Angela has been a traveler and provider in the wellness industry for a decade, since receiving her Acupuncture Licensure in 2007. She has worked since then and continues to work day by day to explore her own transformational, growth process through eclectic life experiences personally and professionally. She has connection and passion for restorative personal care which can be easily felt in her classes and work. Mindfulness through awareness and acceptance is her usual flavor being offered be it in a meditation of motion with a restorative themed yoga class or during a facilitation and application of her other personal or group healing modalities of Acupuncture-Acu Detox, Reiki or meditation.
Jen Johannsen, RYT 200, is a Registered Yoga Teacher with YogaAlliance. The program Breathe for Change allowed her the ability to achieve her 200 hours along with understanding how yoga impacts self, relationships and community. She began her own yoga practice more than 10 years ago. Jen loves the balance that both yoga and meditation bring to her life. She wants to bring that same self love to others.
Blue Luna Wellness also offers Massage Therapy. We believe in the holistic approach to refresh the body and mind through massage. Each and every person is unique, therefore there are a variety of services that can be combined to customize your massage. Investing in massage is an investment in your health. Hours for massage are daytime only with limited space so schedule today!
Felicita Nieves, LMT is passionate about helping others with their journey to wellness through massage. Felicita graduated in 2008 from the holistic massage school, Blue Sky. There she studied an array of modalities from Neuromuscular Therapy to Cranial Sacral Therapy and everything in between. Other studies include yoga, tai chi and organic cooking. Molding together experiences from a spa setting, health club and a Chiropractic office have given her ability to offer a relaxing, restoring or rehabilitating massage to her clients. Felicita has both witnessed and experienced the benefits of massage for the body and mind. She looks forward to each and every day that she is able to assist or improve the wellbeing of others.