Maybe you’ve heard of the more common benefits of a regular #yoga practice; improved flexibility, weight loss, better breathing- but what other benefits does it have that you might not have considered? Yoga is much more than some physical movements and #breathing on a mat, and you might have started to, or start to notice how a regular practice can have a #positive impact in different ways in your everyday life off the mat. 1. Perspective!
Taking that time out to yourself, to
Breathing can and does have such a huge impact on the way we feel both physically and emotionally, and sometimes we aren’t aware of this, or the way we #breathe until we take a moment to STOP and BE AWARE. When we may feel there is too much going on at home, at work, we feel stressed, too tired, don’t feel like it- this is when we should STOP, go and take some time to ourselves to re- centre with a #yoga class, or a simple #mindful breathing exercise like the one below. Then
I can hardly believe that it's nearly #christmas Day- literally where the time has gone I have absolutely no idea, the past month has flown by in a total whirlwind! I'm aware my last #blog post was about soup, and honestly this one might not be much more #insightful. In fact maybe stop reading this now and just go make the soup- far better use of your precious time. ONLY JOKING, please carry on and read my ramblings! So yes, Christmas, it's pretty much here and I must be hone
So, if you read my last #blog you will know that firstly, I ramble a lot, and secondly it was originally going to be what is now this blog post. Again, sorry about that BUT great news- here's the actual content. If you didn't read my last post (shame on you), then in a nutshell this is the first essay that I wrote when embarking on my 200 hour Yoga# teacher training course, over 2 years ago now. It seemed apt when racking my brains about how I should start blog writing for m