Life & Love

A Celebration of Life

Those were the strict instructions given to us by my dad. We were under no circumstances to have a stuffy funeral where everyone stood around with sad eyes. We were to rent a giant hall and have a massive party with everybody invited, loud music and drinks flowing. A party to go down in history… Continue reading A Celebration of Life

Life & Love, Self-Care

Love Attracts Love

Love attracts love... a mantra that came to me when I needed to hear it most. At the time I was alone, struggling to find my self-worth and unable to convince myself that I deserved love and deserved to be treated with respect by a partner. I had been "looking for someone to love" for a… Continue reading Love Attracts Love

Yoga Practice, Yoga Teacher

Heart Opening Yoga Class Sequence

Happy Valentine's Day! Enjoy this great flow to warm our hearts with Valentines Day and Family Day this weekend. Heart opening practices this time of year aren’t just great thematically but more so energetically. These last few months of cold have most of us curling inward in tension to brace against the winds. This is… Continue reading Heart Opening Yoga Class Sequence

Class Themes

Class Theme: Opening Our Heart Chakra

In honour of heart day, a heart chakra themed class for you to play with all week. The heart chakra honours love for the sake of love. Anahata, the sanskrit translation means un-struck. Beyond the pain or grief we may experience in life, it is the ability to live with a pure heart, open to… Continue reading Class Theme: Opening Our Heart Chakra

Self-Care, Yoga Practice, Yoga Teacher

The Heart Chakra

In connecting to the mid-point of our subtle body we find our heart centre. Anahata, the Sanskrit word for our fourth chakra, means un-struck. My interpretation of this is to live from our hearts as though we have never been hurt before. The idea of a heart that has been struck representing grief, heartbreak, or… Continue reading The Heart Chakra