How To Overcome Fear Of Inversions

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Hi loves! I’m so excited that you’re here because I’m about to get real with you about one of my favorite aspects of yoga. You guessed it, I’m chatting inversions. Adding inversions regularly into your practice will have you feeling all kinds of wild emotions. Depending on which one you’re doing you can feel anything from calm … [Read more…]

5 Reasons You Should Try Aerial Yoga

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Ah, the weekend. Every Friday evening it brings the promise of rest, relaxation and of course – fun! I originally had some major touristy things planned, like ice skating and viewing the Rockefeller Christmas Tree… but unfortunately the weather had other things in mind. Which is why, when I awoke to icy rain and slushy … [Read more…]

How To Practice Yoga With Your Dog

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If you’re a dog owner and have ever practiced yoga at home, you may have experienced the pure joy and curiosity your dog exudes whenever you’re practicing your asana. My dog Nina, a spunky little Dachshund and Jack Russell Terrier mix, starts wagging her tail uncontrollably the second my mat hits the floor. Maybe it’s … [Read more…]

5 Yoga Poses To Relieve Stress

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Hi friends and happy yoga #TipTuesday! The past month has flown by and earlier today I found myself in utter disbelief that it’s already mid-October. Where does the time go? This last week has been particularly stressful as I’ve been working on new projects, both blog wise and at my full time job. Thankfully the weather was … [Read more…]

How To Increase Your Flexibility

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Hello, lovelies! I’m glad you’re back for another round of my yoga #TipTuesday! In case you’re new to my blog, this is where I share weekly (or sometimes bi-weekly) yoga tips and tutorials for beginner yogis. I wanted to focus on flexibility this weekend on account of two things: 1)   How to improve flexibility is … [Read more…]

5 Yoga Poses You Should Do Everyday

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Handstands, headstands, arm balances, splits and backbends… what do all these have in common? Well for starters you can usually find them sprinkled throughout the pages of Yoga Journal, on the walls of Lululemon and in every yogi Instagram account you may come across.  They’re bold, they’re fun and, here’s the kicker – they’re usually very … [Read more…]

How To Do Crow Pose

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Practicing inversions like Crow Pose can be extremely intimidating. They require a delicate combination of  4 key principles – focus, balance, flexibility and strength. If it’s your first time going head first in a yoga pose, you’ll need to muster up a little courage and have enough humility to accept that you WILL fall. On your … [Read more…]