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SANCTUARY | 30 Day Practice Calendar | Sept. '21

SANCTUARY | 30 Day Practice Calendar | Sept. '21

Exploring Sanctuary - what does it mean for you, where is it, what does it include, who does it include? Nature, indoors? Where or what is that special place or situation that you feel safe, supported, accepted, and loved? How can you build that into your everyday life? How do you create, protect, and preserve your Sanctuary wherever your are?

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SANCTUARY | 30 Day Practice Calendar | Sept. '21
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    Create a Sanctuary that supports, heals, and nourishes you wherever and whenever you need it...

  • A Little Love For Your Back | Tin Men & Women

    A healthy back means a balance between strength and mobility and keeping this balance is key to preventing back injury. Join me for this full back focused practice where we stretch, strengthen, and mobilize the back in all 4 planes of movement as well as activate assisting muscles to support the...

  • Deep Hamstring Stretch Yin Yoga Snack

    Release tension in your lower back and legs with this focused Yin Yoga snack for hamstrings. Perfect to use before/after your regular yoga/sport/workout routine for release and to stretch your entire back body out. Use anytime for a deep stretch!

    Props: optional 1 blanket or towel for support...

  • Myofascial Release for Glutes & Hips

    Today we use 2 Tune Up Balls or 2 tennis balls to help release tension in the glutes that can cause back and hip pain and discomfort. Rolling out regularly, 1-2x per week (total body 20 mins or 2-10 mins focused areas) can prevent soreness, release tension, and reduce overall body pain (and it f...

  • Restorative Yoga Bliss | Morning Edition

    Ever wake up feeling a bit overwhelmed and feel as if the day is going to be a very challenging one?

    I understand that feeling! But, if you have 30 minutes, I might be able to change your entire day! Restorative Yoga can bring you back to center, restore your energy and sense of peace - he...

  • Yin Yoga for the Back Body | Hamstrings, Hips & Back {65 mins} | Sweet Surrender

    This 1 hour + Yin Yoga practice is all about surrender - release - letting go. Yin Yoga is the perfect way to practice releasing the things AND thoughts that no longer serve you, hold you back, or keep you from growing and moving on. Of course, letting go and surrendering is also physical so we ...

  • Setting Boundaries Meditation

    Every one of us wants to be the giver, the supporter, the one who is always there for those who need us but what about when we need to step back and conserve our energy for ourselves?

    Today we are working with building healthy, protective boundaries to honor our own need for self care and to h...

  • Metal Element Yin Yoga Snack

    In Traditional Chinese Medicine Five Element Theory, the Metal element is related to Fall and the Lung and Large Intestine meridians. This is a natural downturn point of our energy as we turn further inwards before the Winter season. This is a beautiful time to soften and reflect on the past ye...

  • Myofascial Release for Neck & Shoulders

    Today we are using acupressure massage to roll out tension and relieve pain in the neck and shoulders using 2 Tune Up Balls or tennis balls. Rolling out this area can prevent and relieve pain, reduce tension headaches and bring more mobility to the neck and shoulder area.

    Props: 2 Yoga Tune ...

  • Energy Boost Yin Yoga Snack

    Every day I hit this lull in my energy - either in the mid morning or mid afternoon and I desperately want sugar, caffeine - something to boost my energy to keep going. Well, Yin Yoga is WAY healthier than caffeine and sugar and more effective at balancing your energy. Enjoy this quick 13 minut...

  • 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)...

  • Sweet Grounding Yoga + Body Scan

    Whenever you feel disconnected, overwhelmed, tired or restless - this practice is for you! Ground bound, earth centered poses followed by a full body scan to help you get out of your head and into your body - bringing balance to mind, body, and spirit.

  • Happy Hour Yin Yoga

    Happy Hour, for me, has always been about winding down my day, relaxing, releasing tension, softening, and smiling. Today we open the entire body with poses meant to help shift you from day to night with a smile (even the poses are happy).

    Props: 1 blanket or beach towel (blanket: http://amzn....

  • Chandra Bhedana | Lunar Pranayama

    Sometimes we need to activate the cooling, feminine, slow moving energy of the moon in our bodies and minds to help calm, center, and help us turn inward. Perfect for before bed, when you are overstimulated, right before meditation - this practice uses breath regulation to bring more lunar energ...

  • Myofascial Release for Lower Leg & Foot Pain Relief

    If your job or lifestyle requires you to stand a lot - you know how painful the lower legs can get. This self massage practice is all about giving your lower legs some tender loving care to release tension and relieve pain and discomfort. Oh, and PJ the kitty will help us with some purring and ...

  • Strength & Stretch | Yoga for Hamstrings {20 mins}

    Yoga is about balance - finding the balance between strength and flexibility. In this practice we explore this balance with deep stretches, soft flows, and strengthening poses that will help you find more space and be stronger!

    Props: yoga strap or belt/scarf/towel

  • Sama Vritti Breath | A Balanced Breath

    Throughout the day we breath in different ways - often without thinking. Under stress our breath turns shallow, relaxed and it extends. What we don't notice, often even if we are noting the breath, is the length of each inhale and exhale in relation to each other.

    For me, my exhale is WAY ...

  • Yin Yoga for Caregivers | Back Care & Energy Balance

    This practice is for complete back release from the hips through the shoulders - no props! We focus on release as well as balancing the kidney meridians to bring more energy into your day. Take a break!

  • Get Twisty Yin Yoga Snack | Digestive Boost | Detox

    Join me for some deep twists to unwind tension, release your whole body, and boost digestion. Great for when you need a little break or before/after your regular yoga/workout/sport for a quick and focused practice booster. Perfect anytime of day!

  • 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:...

  • Mindful Flow for Balance | Full Body Yoga Flow

    Balance requires so many things to come together at once but there are ways to build strength and awareness so you can find better balance.

    We start with the 4 elements of good balance and work our way through some lesser known balancing poses along with some well known ones to become more a...

  • {Y}indulge Home

    Where is home? What does home feel like, look like, sound like, taste like, smell like? What makes a home? Is it four walls? People? Things?

    In this practice we explore the concept of HOME and what the really means to each of us on a very personal level. Come home...

    By the way - Lucy is h...

  • First Aid Yoga Kit | Neck Knots

    Some days I wake up with a huge crick in my neck. Whether it be how I slept, something I did the day before, or just muscles getting cranky, a good stretch can do wonders for helping iron out the knots. Join me as we stretch the entire neck and give it a little mobility! No props required.