Why my classes might seem so damn hard!There is a perception that my yoga classes are difficult and intense. The process of birth is difficult and painful too, but imagine a 9 month old being refusing to be born. This would be risky for both mother and child. The truth is, transformation may well be … Continue reading Damn hard classes!
We are all here to enjoy life. Yepp! We have all the tools to create the most beautiful and fun journey possible through life if we wish to and we can choose to adjust our focus right now. It's all about our mind set. It doesn't matter where we are right now, who we are, … Continue reading Born to enjoy!
We all have varying degrees of 50 or more types of pleasure in this world. Some of these pleasures last seconds, some days and some feel like the deepest sense of constant joyful inner peace. The satisfaction of momentary pleasures like a favourite cake or a glass of wine tend to fade as we allow … Continue reading Autumn outside, spring inside!
Most of us often live like robots. For example, if someone is rude we might scream back or use another automatic defence program. Our loved ones might make us feel upset and then we can't stop eating comfort food or enjoying that extra glass of wine. A good way to break the robotic programs is … Continue reading Cognitive flexibility
Practicing yoga for me means offering love and gratitude to ourselves and to the Divine. It’s an everyday celebration of life! It's up there on the list of most important things to remember today! Offering Gratitude with our inner Light is the practice of yoga. The more we work on ourselves the more love and … Continue reading Yoga and Love
The body tells the ongoing story of our life. We must pay attention and listen. For example, in a stressful or dangerous situation, flexor muscles tend to be activated in order to prepare for survival. Ideally this reaction should disappear when the danger is gone, but often the mind keeps us tuned into anticipating the … Continue reading Talking body
If you love to dive deep like me, you probably enjoy reading 1000s of books on self-development, all of them reminding us about the importance of gratitude. I knew this as a teenager, along with the importance of daily flossing. Of course knowledge is one thing and action is another! In this deep time of … Continue reading The exit is where the entrance is.
I have often told myself that I would love to practice yoga 24/7, and Yepp, as always dreams can come true! The Universe heard me😂😂😂. For the last few weeks I have been practicing, researching and teaching online. My whole day is immersed in all things yoga. I am lucky to be able to lose … Continue reading Home retreat
Pain. I don’t like pain. Actually I would usually run away from it! I would watch a movie, eat a whole vegan menu in a restaurant, go shopping, change country if necessary ( yes I have done that 3 times already! ), tell myself a different version of the actual Truth and do all kinds … Continue reading Pain
As the years go by, life continually reminds me that yoga is an awesome blessing. It's a journey of gradual rediscovery and reconstruction of the self. As layers of resistance peel away, I feel like a snake shedding its skin over and over again. I remind myself to focus on the process of yoga practice … Continue reading