Day 8: 30 Days of Yoga with Down Dog

I missed a few days of yoga due to just being too darn sick to do anything. My pain has gone down and my motivation is back so here I am continuing where I left off. I contemplated about starting over, but I eventually decided that life offers a few re-dos and I was not…

Day 6: 30 Days of Yoga With Down Dog

The lizard pose strikes again! This time I was ready to stretch my nether regions. My hips took the burn of the stretch and afterward I did have to rest them for a bit but it was better than before. Today was an 18-minute practice and it had a lot of stretching and breathing. I…

Day 5: 30 Days of Yoga With Down Dog

My hips, inner thighs, and crotch hates me and for a very good reason too. I have never in my life stretched my crotch this much before. The pigeon pose has a unique power of stretching all that is good and holy about my body. This was a 15-minute session with a lot of slow…

Day 3: 30 Days of Yoga with Down Dog

They say the hardest part of a journey is the third day because you’re probably thinking by now I don’t want to do this it’s kind of boring and I would rather lay down and not do any exercise at all. So on day 3, I did a 6-minute combination of yoga and a meditation…

Day 1: 30 Days With Down Dog

Today, I started out doing my first day of down dog and it was far less stressful than I thought it would be. I set my session for 25 minutes and put it in restorative mode with no boost at all. I wanted to take it slow and I knew that my normal sessions were…

A Yoga Journey With Down Dog

Over the last few weeks, I have has a rough time with my health. I am currently getting better and want to continue to move forward in my search for a balanced well-being. I have decided that I can no longer stand by and hope that things will get better. I wanted to take a…

Week 2: Let’s Up the Ante

This might be your first work out or your second week with us and I still want you to take it slow. I wanted for us to try a bit harder this week. The yoga sessions remained the same, I just increased the sets. If you pull something, if you feel pain, if you have…

Fighting Beyond the Pain

The last few weeks have been pretty hard for me. There has been tremendous pain, overwhelming anxiety, and that no good bastard name depression. It hasn’t been easy, there were moments when I got so upset I just started throwing pillows. I really didn’t want to break anything but also needed to get my frustration…

Start Slow

So you decided to workout and like most people you have no idea where to start. That’s perfectly fine. I too was once like that, I know that I wanted to work out but had no idea how I should go about it. I have put together a week of work out options that you…

A Spicy Lemon Shot Detox

It’s Sunday (or it should have been when I was supposed to post this) and for the life of me, I feel dead inside. I like detoxes, wait… Is that too much of a jump? I mean my head goes all over the place so bear with me here. It’s be a rough weekend and…