MOVEMENT

5-MINUTE RELAXING EVENING YOGA SEQUENCE

Supine twist I am a sucker for routines. I spend a lot of time editing, evaluating, and creating the perfect mourning routine to wake up to and set my day right. Currently, I wake up to 10 minutes of meditation, followed by writing down three things I am grateful for, then some form of movement.… Continue reading 5-MINUTE RELAXING EVENING YOGA SEQUENCE

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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, 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

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FIVE YOGA STRETCHES FOR RELIEVING STRESS

I find the end of the year to be both very fast paced and slow paced. There is the bustle of the holidays and the thrill of a new year and new intentions to set. However, at least where I live, it’s frequently cold and the sun sets before 4 pm every day. And while… Continue reading FIVE YOGA STRETCHES FOR RELIEVING STRESS