Sleepytime Stretches (All Levels Appropriate)

Sleepytime Stretches (All Levels Appropriate)

Ready for bed, but holding onto aches and stiffness from the day? Or tossing and turning in bed and unable to fall asleep? Taking some time for a yoga stretch can get you to bed faster. Try these 6 poses to get to sleep tonight. They are all reclined, so you can do...
Autumn Yoga for Hips, Hamstrings and Low Back

Autumn Yoga for Hips, Hamstrings and Low Back

As we enter the cooler season, welcome the changing colors, and slow down for Autumn – let’s release some tension from the lower body. These 7 deep stretches will get into the hips, hamstrings and lower back. They are a bit more intermediate in nature due...
How to Dancer’s Pose

How to Dancer’s Pose

When you do yoga, do you like to work towards a peak pose? With more intermediate poses like Dancer’s Pose it is important to do stretches that will prepare you for the pose you are working towards. These poses contain spinal twists and hip openers among others...
7 Poses for Improved Mobility

7 Poses for Improved Mobility

So you’re a yogi, and you’re always talking, thinking, working on improving your flexibility. But how often do you work on your mobility? Especially as we age, it is increasingly important to shift the focus to mobility overall. These 7 poses outlined...
Gentle Simple Yoga Stretches to Start the Day

Gentle Simple Yoga Stretches to Start the Day

Are you ready to start your day on a positive note? Set aside a few moments for time on your mat first thing. The following 7 poses come from Day 1 of my new week-long Yoga and Meditation challenge. 1. Savasana – Lay down onto your back, extending the legs out....
Passive Poses to Wake the Body

Passive Poses to Wake the Body

While yin yoga is made up of long held poses, you don’t necessarily need a long time to get the benefits of this practice. If you only have 15 minutes this morning, try these 5 poses out. Hold each one for about 2 minutes a piece. No props needed. 1. Reclined...