6 Yin Poses and 8 Affirmations for Joy

6 Yin Poses and 8 Affirmations for Joy

  If you are feeling in need of a mood boost, and you’re looking to focus on the good in your life – roll out your mat and try the 6 poses outlined below. Each one comes with an affirmation (2 for the sided poses). Repeat these words to yourself as...
6 Yoga Poses to Get Ready for Bed

6 Yoga Poses to Get Ready for Bed

When you crawl under the sheets at night, do you find that your body is holding on to the tension from the day? Do the aches, pains, and stresses of the day leave you losing precious sleep time to tossing and turning? Give yourself 15 minutes to try these 6 stretches...
Morning Stretch and Strength – 6 Poses

Morning Stretch and Strength – 6 Poses

Morning yoga doesn’t always have to be gentle. You can combine strengthening poses with stretching to get a boost in energy as you wake up the body. For this short full body flow, have 1 block handy. 1. Supported Bridge Pose – Lay down on the back, bend...
7 Poses to Increase Hip Flexibility

7 Poses to Increase Hip Flexibility

So you have been working on your flexibility for a while now. You’ve got a regular yoga practice. And you are ready to step it up a notch, trying some deeper stretches and continuing to improve flexibility. This sequence will help you do just that. These 7 poses...
Release, Restore and Relax with This Magical Pose

Release, Restore and Relax with This Magical Pose

You have probably heard your yoga teacher say, if you need a rest during the practice just go into child’s pose. Well the same can apply to your day to day. If you are facing feelings of uncertainty, overwhelm, stress, or intense emotions, child’s pose may...
Morning Yoga Stretches You Can Do in Bed

Morning Yoga Stretches You Can Do in Bed

When you wake up in the morning, your body is likely feeling a bit stiff – from what was hopefully a great night’s sleep. To give your body a bit of a stretch, you don’t even need to get out of bed. Your mattress can be much more comforting, allowing...