The Disciplined Yogi Sticks to the Program

The Disciplined Yogi Sticks to the Program

At present, early in the season, it’s hot and sultry. I feel lazy. I don’t want to do anything except lie in my hammock, dozing off with an unchallenging book. Returning from a long overseas winter holiday has done nothing to improve my discipline....
Yoga Shed Classes on through the School Holidays

Yoga Shed Classes on through the School Holidays

The Yoga Shed… These are the days of artisan foods and organic clothing, and all manner of things that promote a simple, healthy lifestyle. But yoga is and always has been one of the simplest organic activities we can do for our total well-being. Yoga is as...
Yoga and Age: Do Yoga Practitioners Get Old?

Yoga and Age: Do Yoga Practitioners Get Old?

Inquiring into ‘old-hood’ I wanted to explore the question ‘does yoga helps thwart some of the effects of ageing?’. So I asked my octogenarian friend Collyn Rivers* if he would write a guest post on the topic. Some of you might remember Collyn...
Politics, Opinions and Yoga Kindness

Politics, Opinions and Yoga Kindness

I need to write about kindness. I’m the type of individual that often needs to be reminded to be kind. Some people that I know are hard-wired for kindness in any situation. My dear housemate, Heather, comes to mind, as well as our friend Kerry. Unflappably kind....
Showers and More Showers: Rainy Day Yoga

Showers and More Showers: Rainy Day Yoga

To help deal with the current wet weather pattern, I’ve decided to re-purpose an earlier post called’Rainy Day Practice’. Do poses from this sequence to help alleviate that pesky condition called S.A.D. (Seasonal Affective Disorder). The program...
Chasing a Warmer Clime: A Travelling Yogi

Chasing a Warmer Clime: A Travelling Yogi

This yogi travels to America Everyone seems to understand this important bit of information except me: I am an American. Yes, it is true. I was born in the USA seventy-two and a half years ago. But because I’ve lived in Australia for 41 years and have my Aussie...