Category: Yoga

How Yoga Can Improve Your Running

  Yoga is a great complement to any runners’ regular routine. Regular running will create tightness in some areas of the body and leave other areas relatively week. Yoga can help to loosen out those tight spots and strengthen weak muscles – making you a better less injury prone runner. Studies have shown that yoga…

Finding freedom

I’ve been home from my yoga teacher training for a little over two months now and I’d like to take the chance to talk about the struggles I’ve faced since coming home. Talking about tough times isn’t something I’m comfortable with, but I’ve come to recognise how very important it is. I’ve found that there’s a certain freedom…

Let Go

What in your life can you let go of? Clinging to thoughts, ideas and material possessions that do not serve you will hold you back in life and make you suffer. When you are attached to your way of thinking you are not open to new ideas and opportunities for learning and growth. In the…

My Favorite Savasana Poem

You have to love a good savasana poem. This has been my favorites and if you’ve never read it before you’re in for a treat! It’s absolutely beautiful and there’s so much that you can take from it. Happy reading xx The Invitation By Oriah Mountain Dreamer It doesn’t interest me what you do for…

Yoga Teacher Training Day 3

Day 3 and we’re in to our proper schedule 6.30am meditation 7am breakfast 7.50am theory 10.30am asana practice 1pm lunch 1.50pm theory 3pm study time 6.30pm dinner 7.30pm yoga documentary 8.30 well and truly ready for bed Over the next 30 something days I’m sure there will be days that really push me to my…

Yoga Teacher Training – Day 1&2

The first thing that struck me from the first person I met is the insane amount of kindness and friendliness that emanates from everyone here. I don’t think I’ve ever experienced such universal positivity in the one place. It’s truly beautiful and leaves wondering why it’s not a reality at home. There’s something brilliant about…