MOVEMENT

STRETCHES FOR RUNNERS

Standing forward fold As I mentioned in my previous post for building upper body strength and flexibility, I’m currently training to run a half marathon. I love running for a multitude of reasons; not just physical but also the mental benefits that come from spending so much time on my feet. Recovery and rest have… Continue reading STRETCHES FOR RUNNERS

MOVEMENT

5 MINUTES FOR HEART OPENERS

Sphinx pose Hero pose Like most people, I spend a lot of my time in front of a screen.  If I have spent most of the previous day hunched over a screen or desk, I know immediately the next morning because my shoulders and upper back are sore and stiff.  I also find that, throughout… Continue reading 5 MINUTES FOR HEART OPENERS

MOVEMENT, SOUL

MY JANUARY CHALLENGE + TIPS FOR DEVELOPING A MORNING PRACTICE

Crow pose I don’t really like the concept of New Year’s resolutions.  Don’t get me wrong, I am all for the concept of personal development and creating goals to support that. My issue with “New Year’s” is the time.  I like to think resolutions can come at any time and are not just waiting for… Continue reading MY JANUARY CHALLENGE + TIPS FOR DEVELOPING A MORNING PRACTICE