Restorative Yoga for Healing & Support

Restorative Yoga for Healing & Support

Long holds with prop support for deep healing, rest, recovery and self-care time.

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Restorative Yoga for Healing & Support
  • Space Between | New Moon Live Restorative Yoga

    Welcome to the New Moon and your self care practice this week - honoring this time of year where we are "between" seasons and perhaps, between parts of our lives.

    Affirmation: Each experience I have is worthy of being seen and honored fully.

    Reading: Danna Faulds "Go In and In" from Go In And...

  • Vagus Nerve Toning | Breath + Massage for Anxiety & Stress

    Many of us have heard of our vagus nerve but few of us know how to tap into it's power to help soothe anxiety and stress. In this practice we will use self massage and breathwork to activate and tone our vagus nerve bundle so we can move into our parasympathetic nervous system more easily and br...

  • Sacred Rest | Side Lying Savasana

    Ready for some deep rest, healing, and quiet? Join Lucy and I for this side lying supported savasana that will help you refill your cup. Take some time to feel supported, cared for, nourished with home props.

    Props: 1-3 throw pillows or 1 bolster (bolster: http://amzn.to/2sO56md) and 2 throw ...

  • Sacred Rest | Constructive Rest Savasana

    Rest. We all need more of it to heal, restore, nourish our minds, bodies, and souls. Yoga has a gift and it's called savasana. Savasana is the ultimate healing pose, guiding you back to your best self with love and compassion. Gather your props and join Lucy and I for some deep, healing rest ...

  • Restorative Yoga for Grief & Loss

    We all grieve in our own way and at our own pace and while we need time and space to allow the mind/body to heal, we can also help ourselves by engaging in practice like this one to fully support us and comfort us. Join me for this sweet breath practice, along with yoga poses focusing on softnes...

  • Reflection | New Moon LIVE Restorative Yoga

    As we enter the end of the year, we come into a time of deep stillness, reflection, and inner space. Honoring this helps us reconnect to the natural seasonal cycle and our minds/bodies. Through breath, mindful presence, and deeply supportive, nourishing, long held poses - we explore BEING.
    Affi...

  • Water Element Restorative Yoga

    The element of water is one we can all connect to daily - through the flow of our day, the flow of our breath, the awareness of the flow of life and yes, the flow of actual water (if we are lucky enough to be near some). Water is gentle, yet powerful, cleansing and renewing. It is the sacred en...

  • Peaceful Stillness | New Moon LIVE Restorative Yoga

    Stillness. It's something we all need more of in our daily lives but something many of us get very little of. Stillness can help us heal, focus, be more creative, be more present, and settle into our bodies.

    Join us for a soft, supportive, sweet Restorative Yoga practice where we explore breat...

  • Heart Chakra Restorative Yoga with Affirmation

    Our Heart Chakra is the bridge between the lower and upper chakras - a bridge of connection, love, compassion, acceptance for ourselves AND others. Using props to open and release, we deepen our connection to this chakra as well as heal and restore mind and body.

    Props: 2 blocks or sofa pillow...

  • Third Eye Chakra Restorative Yoga Snack

    Our 3rd Eye Chakra is the seat of our intuition, the "I know" and is located in the center of our forehead between our brows. Today we use supported poses to calm and soothe this space allowing us to reconnect to our inner knowing and intuition while healing and restoring the body and mind.

    Pro...

  • Crown Chakra Restorative Yoga Snack

    Our Crown Chakra (sahasrara) is located in the space 8-12" above the head and is related to our divine connection, universal consciousness. In this practice we use breath and the pose most recommended for this chakra along with lots of support and kitty love!

    Props: 1-2 blocks or throw pillows...

  • Solar Plexus Chakra Restorative Yoga Snack

    The Solar Plexus Chakra is the seat of our personal power and will and also the place of our digestion - both food/water AND ideas and concepts. In today's practice we use props to fully support us as we allow the poses to do all the work - breathing, being, allowing - our Solar Plexus chakra to...

  • Heart Chakra Restorative Yoga Snack

    The heart chakra is the gateway from the lower chakras to the upper chakras - helping us connect ourselves to the outer world with love, compassion, and acceptance. This is the place of self AND other and the element is air - light, free, open, and sharing. Join me for a deeply supportive pract...

  • Throat Chakra Restorative Yoga Snack

    Our Throat Chakra is the center of our communication - our sharing of our true self with the world and includes the space of the upper chest, neck, jaw, mouth, and ears. It's a space where words and ideas can become stuck or "lodged" in our throat, preventing us from expressing our needs, wants,...

  • Sacral Chakra Restorative Yoga Snack

    Take some time to connect to your flow, creativity, and your sacral chakra with this deeply healing and fully supported yoga practice meant to fit into any part of your day. Just 2 poses - deep breaths - sweet bliss - rest.

    Props: 1 blanket or towel (optional) (blanket: http://amzn.to/2v0U0eh)...

  • Root Chakra Restorative Yoga Snack

    Take a little sweet break to ground, center, and connect to the earth element in this fully supported, soothing practice. Two poses - deep breaths - full release - deep healing!

    Props: 1-2 blankets/beach towels (blanket: http://amzn.to/2v0U0eh), 1 bolster or bed pillows (or pick up a bolster ...

  • Fire Element Restorative Yoga

    In Traditional Chinese Medicine Five Element Theory (TCM), the element of fire is at it's peak during the summer months and is related to our Heart/Small Intestine and Pericardium/San Jiao meridians. Today we are working with fully supported poses that center on opening the chest, upper back, sh...

  • Restorative Yoga for SI Joint & Low Back Pain Care

    Restorative Yoga can be a beautifully supportive and healing practice when you are struggling with an SI Sacroiliac joint flareup and/or lower back pain and can aid you in recovery. As someone who has struggled with SI joint issues for over 10 years, this is a go to practice to release and allow...

  • Solar Plexus Chakra Restorative Yoga with Affirmations

    The Solar Plexus Chakra is the seat of our personal power, our will, our sense of self confidence and the last of our lower chakras before we enter the gateway to the upper chakras. It is here we connect to the element of fire - finding a balance between over use of our personal power to the det...

  • Restorative Yoga to Fill Your Cup

    All of us could use time to rest, heal, restore ourselves mind and body - this practice is all about settling in for 3 poses with 3 props for 40 minutes of deep self love.

    Props: 1 bolster or bed pillow (or pick up a bolster here: http://amzn.to/2yJVoaj), 1 block or thick book (or pick up a bl...

  • Embracing Possibility | New Moon Live Restorative Yoga

    This practice is during the New Moon in Pisces, a time of dreaminess which fits in perfectly with the Spring in the Northern Hemisphere where we are feeling those first few signs of Spring - daffodils, tulips, more rain showers, new life everywhere, new beginnings!

    Today we are focusing on deep,...

  • Restorative Yoga for Tender Loving Care | TLC Time

    We could all use a big hug and some tender loving care, right? This practice is all about slowing down, softening, surrendering, and feeling fully supported - giving our minds and bodies some TLC. Breathe and feel the stress and tension melt away.

    Props: 2 blankets OR beach towels (blanket:...

  • Restorative Yoga | Breathe Deeply | Upper Back & Chest

    Opening up the chest, upper back, and side body can do wonders for our breath and our breath is pivotal in managing stress, releasing tension, energizing us, and allowing us to see our world with more focus and presence.

    Our practice today is focused on these specific areas - allowing our bodi...

  • Sacral Chakra Restorative Yoga with Affirmation

    The Sacral Chakra is the seat of our creativity, sensuality, sexuality and relationships with others (and to some extent, ourselves). It is about flow and the element associated is water. The Sacral Chakra is located in the bowl of the pelvis and incorporates the hips, thighs, and pelvic area -...