7 Poses for Lower Body Balance and Strength

7 Poses for Lower Body Balance and Strength

As a yogi, balance poses can offer up a great challenge, to test yourself and progress your practice. These poses will help you strengthen your lower body and prepare for some more advanced poses. No props required. 1. Weight Distribution – Start in table top....
5 Yin Yoga Poses to Melt Tension Away

5 Yin Yoga Poses to Melt Tension Away

In need of a little relax, release and let go as we enter into this end of year time? Give these 5 yin yoga poses a try. Take your time settling into each pose, finding your edge. Then resolve to be still and hold the pose for about 5 minutes. You will want to have 1...
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...
7 Poses to Do If You’ve Been On Your Feet All Day

7 Poses to Do If You’ve Been On Your Feet All Day

Do you spend the majority of the day standing? Running around? Or stagnant but on your feet? Maybe you work retail, maybe you have little ones to chase, maybe you are in the service industry, maybe you like to hike. Whatever it is, unwind at the end of the day with...
Stretches for Horseback Riding

Stretches for Horseback Riding

Are you a new or experienced equestrian? I have in this last year started riding regularly and man is it ever hard on the body (but oh so worth it). These 7 poses have been my saving grace when I finish riding. No props required. 1. Goddess Pose – Turn to face...
Pelvic Mobility and Flexibility with Yin

Pelvic Mobility and Flexibility with Yin

If you are looking for more stability as well as range of motion in your pelvis (and lower body), try adding some Yin to your routine. The following are 5 yin yoga poses to increase flexibility in this area, along with hips and hamstrings. With these poses, meet your...