Upward Facing Dog and Cobra Pose are very different, yet most yoga students combine the two which leads to a very unsafe pose for your lower back. Read the post for more details...

Upward Facing Dog: Often Done Wrong

Upward Facing Dog Pose, or Urdhva Mukha Svanasana, is a pose that I see being done incorrectly all the time. Most students in a yoga class combine Upward Facing Dog and Cobra, which puts...
Laying Supported Bound Angle Pose

Bedtime Yoga for Deep Sleep

This bedtime yoga for deep sleep routine is the perfect way to end your day. The five poses will help relieve stress, slow your body down, and activate your parasympathetic nervous system. Your parasympathetic nervous system...
Chaturangas are hard! Check out this guide for the do's and font's, as well as modifications and challenging versions.

So Many Chaturangas! Ultimate Guide to Help You Modify

In an average Vinyasa class, you will do more than a dozen Chaturangas, sometimes more. If you do an Ashtanga session, you will complete more than 80! But, they happen so quickly that the...
Bridge Pose

9 Vinyasa Yoga Poses for Beginners

If you are new to yoga, you may be feeling overwhelmed by all the different poses you come across. There are thousands of different poses, each with its own benefits. Instead of getting caught...
Wide-Angle Seated Forward Bend (Upavistha Konasana)

11 Yoga Poses for Flexibility

These 11 Yoga poses for flexibility are great for beginners wanting to increase their flexibility. I often hear people say that they aren't flexible enough for yoga, but the truth is, we do yoga to become flexible!...
The Sundial yoga pose is often called Compass Pose. It's a pose that requires a ton of flexibility. There are also many modifications that you can do that make this pose more obtainable.

Sundial Yoga Pose Guide

The Sundial yoga pose is often called Compass Pose. It's a pose that requires a ton of flexibility. There are also many modifications that you can do that make this pose more obtainable. How to...
Janushirasana yoga pose has a ton of benefits. Also listed is modifications, how to, and contraindications.

Janushirasana Yoga Pose: Benefits & Modifications

Janushirasana yoga pose, or head to knee pose, is one of my favorites. It's a simple seated forward fold that has many benefits. When creating my own yoga sequences, it is almost always included. How to...
An excellent guide to pigeon pose yoga hip opener. This pose is a game changer!

Pigeon Pose Yoga Hip Opener

Pigeon Pose is an amazing hip opener. It also happens to be one of my favorite poses. Whenever this pose comes up in a class, I silently wish to myself that the teacher will get...
Supported child's pose

9 Relaxing Yoga Bolster Pillow Poses

9 Yoga Bolster Pillow Poses: A Relaxing Sequence It took me a long time to invest in yoga props. Other than my yoga mat, I didn't have any other props. I kept telling myself that...

9 Awesome Benefits of Shirshasana Yoga Pose

There are many benefits of Shirshasana yoga pose or headstand. This advanced yoga pose is often referred to as the king yoga pose, partly because of the impressiveness of the pose, but also because...