I Bend So I Don’t Break

Both life and yoga are full of challenges. No-one knows what is around the corner and we need to be flexible in so many ways to be able to cope with the things that happen on and off the mat. Even if you haven't physically bent today, I can bet that figuratively you have. We [...]

Find Your Calm Within The Storm…….

I write this blog every week and talk about issues that are relevant in my life. Not because I've got it right and my life is fully balanced and filled with meditation and self practice, oh how I wish it was. I write this blog because I want to let others know where I fall [...]

Who You Are Is Not Determined By Your Size…..Love Your Body At Every Stage Of Life

There are so many changes going on in my body and my skin. Hormones are flying in all directions, my boobs already feel humungous and heavy and popping paracetamol every morning is becoming the norm. But then I feel this little baby move inside me and all of those changes feel so insignificant. We are going [...]

How Do You Respond To Stress……Yoga Can Help!!

I am not suggesting yoga can make stress simply disappear through the sound of an Om or from one sun salutation. But what it most definitely can offer are stress-reduction techniques for anxious moments and also the option to delve deeper, transforming how the mind and body intuitively respond to stress. With enough practice we can train ourselves [...]

Autumn Detox – A Few Little Healthy Tips To Try, Now The Summer’s Said Goodbye!

Finding the discipline not to reach for the biscuits and pig out on a filling, carb heavy dish as the weather grows colder is extremely hard. I am definitely noticing the need to comsume heart warming food now that summer is a thing of the past. What happens to our body during this "season of wind" is [...]

Turn Life On Its Head For A Change Of Perspective…..Working Towards Headstand!

Sometimes the easiest way to gain a new perspective on things is to turn everything upside down. Change the way you think by seeing the world differently, taking a leap of faith and building self confidence. It is never too late to prepare the body for the "king of asanas" Headstand (Salamba Sirsasana) and it [...]

The Miracle Of Life…..Baby #2 Is On The Way!!!

As those of you who read my blogs will know this year has been a challenging one for me and my family. However, despite pain and grief it is so important to see the absolute wondrous beauty in everything around you. Even death, even pain because if we didn't know these feelings and emotions then how [...]