Empower yourself with Yoga Tune Up®

WHY I LOVE YOGA TUNE UP® After 22 years of yoga practice, I was starting to feel stuck on a asana plateau. My body was experiencing repetitive stress injuries from the thousands of chatturangas performed during my adult life, and …


Add ‘Yoga for Chakras’ to your medicine cabinet.

Believe it or not there’s more to yoga than tying your foot behind your head, balancing on one finger or strutting a tight butt. My new Yoga for Chakras series on yogadownload.com can be consciously used to mitigate a host …


Get a sweet, little taste of Yoga Tune Up®

Curious about this Yoga Tune Up® stuff and want a quick taste of it before committing to a longer series of workshops or private instruction? This afternoon is for you! In just 2.5 hours you will learn to use the …


Trade in your “buns of steel” for “fluffy butt.”

Besides being the “butt” of many jokes, the gluteus maximus is the largest and most superficial of the three gluteal muscles. It makes up a large portion of the shape and appearance of the hips. Its size is unique to …


Yogadownload.com

I am thrilled to continue teaching classes for yogadownload.com. My hope is that my accessible classes can introduce limitless people around the globe to the practice which has helped me so much throughout my adult life. If you haven’t checked …


Slow down, check in and chill out.

Can I be honest with you? Sometimes I get burnt out, grumpy, and in a funk. Just like many of you, I fall into the trap of the glorifying of busyness. Subconsciously I believe that I’m not doing a good …


Pele lives in my pelvis, and other tales of the 2nd Chakra

A new friend recently asked me what my most unusual job has been.  After running down a few odd positions I’ve held in my past, (did you know I spent a year as a Glitter Fairy?) I landed on the …


What is yoga, anyway?

This month I’m celebrating the twentieth anniversary of my very first yoga class.  As a college freshman, I somewhat arbitrarily signed up for yoga as a “physical education” elective.  My beloved grandma had been practicing yoga for years, so I …


The number one most difficult and most beneficial thing; a meditation on meditation.

I’ve recently reconnected with my meditation practice.  And it is indeed a practice.  Unlike riding a bike, I was not able to get back on the cushion and quiet my mind with ease.  I can’t tell you I’ve reached enlightenment, …