Yoga to Go With the Flow (Water Element)

Yoga to Go With the Flow (Water Element)

The water element is tied to the ability to go with the flow, to listen to your feelings and channel your creativity. The 7 poses described below are very fluid movements. They focus on opening the hips first thing in the morning, and provide a burst of energy for the...
Full Body Yoga with Furry Friends

Full Body Yoga with Furry Friends

I was lucky enough recently to get to visit the Sweet Sanctuary animal rescue. I have been a monthly donor to their mission for a few years now. In recent times they have had to rethink how they fund raise – and I was delighted to get to collaborate with them...
Home Practice for Your Morning

Home Practice for Your Morning

Do your babies or animals join you on the mat? Because my practice is largely done at home (whose isn’t these days?) my cats and dogs regularly join me in my practice. So I figure why not embrace it! Try these 7 poses out for a full body morning yoga stretch...
Start Active and End it Passive!

Start Active and End it Passive!

Have you tried vin to yin yet? Traditionally you should do yin cold, but I do love teaching and taking classes in the order of vin to yin. This means starting with some dynamic poses and flows, and then ending the class with some passive long held poses requiring...
7 Relaxing Stretches for Hips and Lower Back

7 Relaxing Stretches for Hips and Lower Back

You know that therapeutic feeling you get after a massage? When you feel like you could just fall asleep. These stretches will help you to feel just like that post massage bliss. Releasing tension from the hips and low back. Try these 7 poses out before getting ready...
5 Relaxing Yoga Stretches to Prep for Sleep

5 Relaxing Yoga Stretches to Prep for Sleep

If you find yourself crawling into bed, tossing and turning and simply seeking sleep to come why not try a few yoga stretches to help yourself unwind. The 5 poses outlined below will help you to release the tension and stress of the day from both mind and body. No...