Category Archives: Pain Relief

So You Want a Restorative Class…But You Don’t Have Any Props???

The other day, I was at a certain fitness center and learned from the coordinator of their interest in adding restorative yoga classes to their schedule. (They were interested in starting up a yoga program in general). I was thinking … Continue reading

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Yoga Nidra

Personally, I have never ever heard of “Yoga Nidra” until after I became a yoga instructor. Little bits and pieces, sample experiences here and there in certain courses I’ve taken along the way. There was one experience in a class … Continue reading

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A Little Yoga for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

A friend of mine asked me if yoga would be good for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. I answered with a resounding YES! Yoga can help ease the affected nerve compression, improve blood flow, and also create an improved joint posture. That … Continue reading

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Get Bendy with It! Some Effective Strategies to Help You Close in on Some of Those Advanced Poses.

No…not again! I can’t tell you how many times I hear the “I’m not flexible” excuse so I can’t do yoga (insert, I’m not even going to give it a try because I am closed minded). Usually people claim they … Continue reading

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Don’t be a Slave or Victim to Fybromyalgia! Empower and Feel Better with Yoga.

As many of you know, I often get Blog Topic inspiration from my clients. This blog post is no exception. Last week, one of my clients told me about his wife who has fibromyalgia. He has hinted to her to … Continue reading

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Great Yoga Poses for Hikers

As someone who resides in Colorado, I’m surrounded by numerous trails that are perfect for hiking. So as you can guess, I definitely take advantage of that and quite regularly! However, I do know that a person doesn’t have to … Continue reading

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Some Perfect Poses for Runners:

My daughter Ashley is a runner. She has run Track since middle school and is now on a full track scholarship for college. Additionally, she runs Cross Country for her school and that also has contributed towards her scholarship. As … Continue reading

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