The Biggest Misconceptions About Yoga- 8 Myths Debunked

The 8 Biggest Misconceptions About Yoga What are the biggest misconceptions about yoga? Yoga is a very popular discipline which originated in India over 5,000 years ago. Yoga asanas were brought to the United States in 1919 by Yogendra, sometimes called “the Father of the Modern Yoga Renaissance.” Since then, yoga has gained popularity in the mainstreamContinue reading “The Biggest Misconceptions About Yoga- 8 Myths Debunked”

How to Assess Yoga Touch in the Classroom- 4 Steps

How to Assess Yoga Touch in the Classroom How to assess yoga touch in the classroom? As yoga teachers move closer to giving hands on guidance to students, it is important to approach with communication. Three steps can help you decide how to assess proper touch. Assess Yoga Touch in the Classroom in Four StepsContinue reading “How to Assess Yoga Touch in the Classroom- 4 Steps”

Prenatal Yoga Tips for Beginners- 10 Ways to Support Mom and Baby

Prenatal Yoga Tips for Beginners You have exciting news- you are pregnant! And you want to do everything you can to take care of your baby- that includes yoga. You need prenatal yoga tips for Beginners! Here are 10 Tips to take care of your growing baby and your changing body. 10 Prenatal Yoga TipsContinue reading “Prenatal Yoga Tips for Beginners- 10 Ways to Support Mom and Baby”

Should Christians do Yoga? Bridging the Religious Gap

Should Christians do Yoga? I teach yoga in a conservative Christian town and I often get asked, “Should Christians do yoga?” My answer is “Yes!” I am Christian myself and I have never felt that the values of yoga conflict with my Christian beliefs. Let’s bridge the gap between Christianity and yoga using the twoContinue reading “Should Christians do Yoga? Bridging the Religious Gap”

Hands on Adjustments- 5 Tips for Effective Teaching

Hands on Adjustments- 5 Tips for Effective Teaching Here are five tips for hands on adjustments for yoga teachers. Hands on adjustments is one component of yoga instruction along with effective cues and demonstrations. Use clear instruction while demonstrating and giving dramatic emphasis to what you want to make most clear. Emphasize what to doContinue reading “Hands on Adjustments- 5 Tips for Effective Teaching”

7 Best Apps for Content Creators- Small Business Favs

7 Best Apps for Content Creators You want to know the best apps for content creators, whether you are a small business owner like me (Yoga Traveler) or a social media influencer. How can you get the best bang for your buck and save time while you are at it? With these best apps forContinue reading “7 Best Apps for Content Creators- Small Business Favs”

Best Essential Oil for Chakra Balancing- 7 Secrets Revealed

Best Essential Oil for Chakra Balancing What is the best essential oil for chakra balancing? Let me reveal the Guide to unlocking the secrets of the 7 chakras! Best Essential Oil for Chakra Balancing Root Chakra The Root Chakra is associated with the color Red. It is located at the base of Spine. If theContinue reading “Best Essential Oil for Chakra Balancing- 7 Secrets Revealed”

How to Ease Back and Hip Pain with Yoga- 10 poses

How to Ease Back and Hip Pain How do we ease back and hip pain with yoga? In my business as a yoga teacher and pain management coach, the biggest complaints I get are 1) lower back pain, 2) hip pain, and 3) hamstrings. It is no coincidence that all three are connected together andContinue reading “How to Ease Back and Hip Pain with Yoga- 10 poses”

Yoga for the Four Seasons- 4 Free Sequences

Yoga for the Four Seasons Yoga for the Four Seasons- What if you could do yoga that is specific for each changing season? Each season brings it’s highs and lows, both emotionally and physically. Each season has changes that manifest in our bodies. Things like air pressure, rising or dropping of temperature, can effect ourContinue reading “Yoga for the Four Seasons- 4 Free Sequences”

Nourish Emotions with Forward Bends- 6 Tips for Release

Nourish Emotions with Forward Bends Nourish your emotions with forward bends. The classic seated forward bend, Paschimottonasana, teaches us to fold into ourselves which leads to deeper self reflection. This can be both emotionally nourishing or difficult depending on what comes up. Forward bends like Balasana (child’s pose) is very emotionally nourishing. We are inContinue reading “Nourish Emotions with Forward Bends- 6 Tips for Release”