Good company always makes a journey pleasanter. That applies even when the journey in question is the one to "yogi-hood." In fact, I'd say it is especially true for such a journey because in my experience (limited as it is), yoga isn't for the faint-hearted. A thirst for adventure and a passion for the divine have kept me rolling along, but I've also been supported in liberal doses by my friends who are "yoga nuts," too.
There's many little things this group has done for me, but let me point out four ways how having a support group of fellow wannabe-yogis has made my life easier and simpler.