Child’s Pose is Childs Play, Done the Yin Way

Child’s Pose is Childs Play, Done the Yin Way

Child’s Pose – The Yin Way Stretch the back muscles with this restful and nerve-calming pose. Of great benefit as a pose in its own right, most beneficial for the body for anytime you feel it is needed – especially after any extension work. For me it is a...
Yin Yoga Butterfly Pose

Yin Yoga Butterfly Pose

Yin Yoga Butterfly Pose – With Modification   Butterfly Pose offers a low back and spine stretch, without the tightness of the hamstrings restricting you. This asana opens up the hips, whilst stretching the inner thighs – adductors. Both these areas tend to...
YinSight into The Yin Toe Squat

YinSight into The Yin Toe Squat

Yin Toe Stretch – It’s the Little Things in Life… Stretch the feet and ankles, with a simple yet effective pose.  This great little pose stimulates all the energy channels in the lower body through this yin yoga toe pose. It’s the little things in...
Who is Older you or your Spine?

Who is Older you or your Spine?

SPINE MOBILITY     Why is Spinal Mobility so important?       “You’re only as young as your spine is flexible” is a popular quote from Joseph Pilates and is really what the whole Pilates repertoire is based upon. Joseph Pilates said something...
Avoid Sitting – be more mobile

Avoid Sitting – be more mobile

MOVE MORE, SIT LESS: THE DANGERS OF SITTING ALL DAY   Well this title was the advice I did and still do give. It is just my perspective has shifted slightly. The shift is down to a Latin legal maxim I learned many moons ago – Audi alteram partem. Basically there are...