Savasana, yoga’s toughest pose? A friend of mine comes to yoga class with a T-shirt that says "I came for Savasana". It always makes me laugh, because I'm probably more often in class determined to work hard on crazy inversions! After all, what could be easier than lying down and doing nothing? Aha! Well, … Continue reading How to do Savasana, Yoga’s most difficult pose
Welcome April! Warm up to spring with fun and invigorating Baby Grasshopper Pose! Read on and hop on your mat! WHAT IS BABY GRASSHOPPER POSE? Baby Hopper pose isn’t a yoga classic – but may become one day! This pose is an easier variation of Grasshopper Pose, a twisiting arm balance. Grasshopper Pose … Continue reading Welcome Spring with BABY GRASSHOPPER POSE!
It's cold, flu and sniffles season! Say no to winter bugs and boost your immune system with Bridge Pose, Setu Bandha Sarvangasana. BRIDGE POSE FOR LYMPH CIRCULATION The lymph plays an important role in the immune response. It transports white blood cells, picks up pathogens it finds on its way and bring them to … Continue reading Stay away from the SNIFFLES with BRIDGE POSE, Setu Bandha Sarvangasana
Be both powerful and light with Ardha Chandrasana, Half Moon Pose! Stand on one leg and honor the half-moon in the sky this week. WHAT IS ARDHA CHANDRASANA? In Sanskrit, "Ardha" means "half, semi" and "Chandra" is the moon! Ardha Chandrasana is Half Moon Pose. HARNESS THE HALF MOON'S ENERGY This week, … Continue reading Balance YIN and YANG with Ardha Chandrasana, Half Moon Pose
It’s back to work or school! Kick the post-holiday blues with these 3 energy-boosting poses and take care of the person who matters most to you: YOU! YOGA FOR ENERGY Need a morning boost to get you started? Or up your energy levels mid-afternoon? The answer is YOGA! Roll out your mat in … Continue reading 3 Poses for POST-HOLIDAY ENERGY
Are you frightened or fascinated by snakes? Uncover your inner yoga snake with Bhujangasana, Cobra Pose! What is Cobra Pose? What are its benefits and contraindications? Tips and tricks to be the Snake Queen! WHAT IS BHUJANGASANA? Bhujangasana comes from the Sanskrit "Bhujanga", the Snake. Bhujangasana is often referred to as Cobra Pose, because … Continue reading OPEN and TRANSFORM with COBRA POSE, Bhujangasana