NEWSLETTER. NOVEMBER. 21

A temptation to retreat, the whisper to be still, the little bit longer spent amidst the release of your exhale. Listen carefully now.  Halloween, as most of us know it is commonly connected with ghosts and gools and horror. It’s said to be the one day of the year that the veil between the spiritContinue reading “NEWSLETTER. NOVEMBER. 21”

NEWSLETTER. OCTOBER. 21

In order to exhale, we must first inhale whole-heartedly.  In order to share in passion or creativity we must first embody how these feel for ourselves, in our own felt sense.  In order to exchange in energetic reserve, we must first be in an open place ourselves to receive and expand.  On my course recentlyContinue reading “NEWSLETTER. OCTOBER. 21”

NEWSLETTER. SEPTEMBER 21.

Ah hello September. Do you feel that turn in the air? That slight crispness to the edges of the temperature, the morning mist when the suns a little bit slower to rise. It is a month of changes and reflections and quieter contemplations.  In the sky, in the light, everything takes a reflective hue beforeContinue reading “NEWSLETTER. SEPTEMBER 21.”

NEWSLETTER. AUGUST 21.

“The lived embodied experience of practices that awaken our trust in the inner guide and reawaken our sense of connectedness with the universe, which we inhabit as pure yoga, has the potential to heal the world” Una Dinsmore-Tuli.  Recently I’ve felt a disappointment that goes past my own microcosmic life experiences. It’s about society, about humanity. When theContinue reading “NEWSLETTER. AUGUST 21.”

NEWSLETTER. JULY 21.

What does your Body crave?    “Nobody has to tell you how to move energy throughout your body, your body knows” – Rikke Brodin  Have you ever felt so free in a moment? So connected and present that it was almost like you weren’t your body, or rather your your body but also you are air andContinue reading “NEWSLETTER. JULY 21.”

NEWSLETTER. JUNE 21.

Trusting in the Unknown Hello lovelies and how are you all doing? As I write this it is a sun soaked day in Edinburgh and everything feels a bit hazy and hot. Which can be a lovely feeling and there is nothing quite like closing your eyes and lifting your face towards the sun toContinue reading “NEWSLETTER. JUNE 21.”

NEWSLETTER. MAY 21.

Meeting Ourselves Where We Are “If you can be with the pleasant without chasing after it,  with the unpleasant without resisting it,  and with the neutral without ignoring it,  that is an incredible freedom” – Rick Hanson  ‘Hey, how are you doing? Yeah, good thanks, and you? ‘ Sound familiar? Ohhhhh but I am soContinue reading “NEWSLETTER. MAY 21.”

newsletter. april 21.

Trust in what is to come.    March marked the beginning of my two year Post Graduate Diploma in Yoga Therapy. Embarking on this course has come as a bit of a surprise (but also not at all?) I planned to begin a different course. Because it felt fitting and appropriate for my other work that IContinue reading “newsletter. april 21.”

newsletter. march 21

“We don’t live to do yoga, we do yoga so that we may live more easily, joyously and gracefully” – Leslie Kaminoff, Yoga Anatomy Hello you lovely, wonderful folk. Gosh, this month marks almost a year of covid and lockdown life. Of this being our world. A year of uncertainty, instability and fear. But alsoContinue reading “newsletter. march 21”

uniting breath and movement (to soothe our nervous system).

Did you know that Yoga means union? To unite. To yoke. To connect. To find union with our body and mind.  Yoga practice allows us to begin to cultivate a conversation and connection with ourselves.  And it’s here that we can get to know ourselves better, that we learn, listen, question, tend to and adaptContinue reading “uniting breath and movement (to soothe our nervous system).”