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-the journey-

Heather Riney is the creative soul behind Atmalogy. Before, she worked in accounting and in healthcare; and although she was successful, something wasn't right. Heather wanted more out of life, so she left the comfort of her career to find her true calling. She traveled to Mexico and dove into yoga teacher training.

There, she met other like-minded adventurers who were also following their hearts and overcoming their fears. The bonds she forged on that trip serendipitously brought her to India, Thailand, Vietnam, and other places in Southeast Asia. For a while it was wanderlust; the travel bug had bitten her, and she flowed freely from one place to another. She tried new things -- scuba diving, 10 day silent meditation, cuddling with a tiger, connecting with locals.

In every city, Heather also explored the cafes and recorded her observations in a blog. She writes: Cafes for travelers are a community. We are all seeking, and this bonds us. We talk, not of what we do or the weather, but of what we have seen, what we have experienced, who we have met.

-the result-

The cafes and the connections they created resonated deeply with Heather. A tiny seed was planted during her travels, and that seed grew and was nurtured until it became Atmalogy.

Atmalogy is about connection. Real connection. Atmalogy gives us a place to get deeper than the weather, deeper than the jobs we have that don't define us. It's a place that welcomes you with open arms, a place that helps you drop the veil and see what really is.

You know how this story ends. After her travels, she could not go back to the corporate world. She had a rustling in her bones; she had a dream to breathe life into. And that, my friends, is how Atmalogy was conceived.

This was written by Jessica Bates. She is a friend, author & leader of Atmalogy's book club.
You can link to her blog here 

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-Atmalogy Menu-

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Break Your Fast

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Café Creations

Try JR’s Grilled Cheese, Night Rider, Tuna Melt Sandwich and more!

Anytime Treats

Our Atma Balls and Kind Caked Baked Goods are always great treats!

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atmalogy: [aht-mah-luh-jee] the study of one's true self

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2320 West End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203

General/Cafe Info
phone: 615-562-6915
email: info@atmalogy.com

Room Rental Info:
Heather Riney | Owner
heather@atmalogy.com
615.497.4670

Hours:
Monday 7:00 am – 8:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am – 8:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am – 8:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am – 8:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm