Yin Yoga Sequence: All The Sweet Spots

Yin Sequence: Half Butterfly

Hello yin friends! I hope your holiday season is going well and you are finding moments to be still and practice presence. I wanted to post one more yin sequence for the year to encourage you to spend some time reconnecting with what matters most. Hope you enjoy it! PDF download of this sequence The […]

Yin Yoga | Four Agreements: Be Impeccable With Your Word

Yin Yoga – Throat Chakra – Four Agreements – Be Impeccable With Your Word “Words are singularly the most powerful force available to humanity. We can choose to use this force constructively with words of encouragement, or destructively using words of despair. Words have energy and power with the ability to help, to heal, to […]

Pose Breakdown: Dragons Part 2 – The Splits

Good afternoon friends! It’s a rainy Monday here in Texas. This morning during my class, it was thundering and lovely! I’m so grateful for the rain. This week we continuing our focus on the variety-rich poses in the “dragon” family. This week we delve into the splits variations of the dragon poses. These poses can be rather intense […]

Pose Breakdown: Happy Baby

Good afternoon yogis! I hope your Monday is off to a fabulous start. Today, we break down Happy Baby pose. It’s a great one for deep release in the hips. You’ll often see this pose in both yin and yang classes and it has various benefits in both settings. Today, we talk about it in yin […]

Pose Breakdown | Saddle

Saddle Pose! A personal favorite. There’s nothing like a long release in this pose. The stretch through the hip flexors, low back and fronts of the ankles. However, it hasn’t always been on a pose I look forward to. I remember one of the first yin classes that I attended, we were instructed into this […]

Pose Breakdown | Caterpillar

In yin, there are all of these fun other names for the poses. Don’t ask me why, because I honestly don’t know. In the case of a seated forward fold pose – rather than Paschimottanasana which means “intense stretch pose”, we call it caterpillar. So let’s learn how to bend like the caterpillars do, shall we? […]

Yin Yoga | Blanket Sequence

I’m forever grateful for the influential role B.K.S. Iyengar played in introducing the incorporation of yoga props into the practice. I love that there are no rules with props, no “right” or “wrong” way to use them. They are just there for your individual, day-by-day needs. When it comes to yin, props are a huge part of keeping […]

Yin Yoga Sequence for Gratitude

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today and […]