Erin Cummings, founder of YESYoga in Sugar Land, has helped create a community of fitness lovers thanks to her offering of free weekly classes at Sugar Land Town Square.
But the Kansas native and Wichita State University alumna had to grow a new social network from the ground up in her new home.
“It was just me and my husband when we moved down,” Cummings said. “We didn’t know anyone.”
She said coming to the Houston area was a bit of a culture shock for her, but that she appreciates the opportunity for her two children to be exposed to different cultures and to learn about different people and their stories.
“I like to picture Sugar Land as the world,” Cummings said. “You don’t actually need to travel anywhere because you can usually find it here in Sugar Land. It’s so diverse.”
Her YESYoga classes have provided people in Fort Bend County with an outlet for pent-up stress…