Real Life. Real Bodies. Real Change. Real Yoga.
The other day I participated in my first Bikram yoga class. I’ve never liked Bikram as a concept, but it did sort of put yoga on the map, at least that was my experience in Australia. So, what is Bikram and how is it different? It’s a series of postures, they are the … Continue reading Bikram Yoga is Not Hot
As someone who comes from a predominantly English-speaking country, I suppose I’m lucky. I can basically travel anywhere in the world and someone there understands my language. I remember being embarrassed as a child when I would go shopping with my grandmother, (or Baka, as we call her) who doesn’t speak much English. She … Continue reading The Yoga of Learning a Language
Yoga can be a spiritual practice, for others, an exercise routine, and for some, just time away from their regular life events, where they can focus purely on themselves. For each student, the teacher must hold the space. Creating an environment free from the distractions of the mind, where the concepts of yoga, as … Continue reading Holding Space
Today I did something that past-me never would have done… I uploaded a video to YouTube, where my belly makes quite the appearance. I don’t ever put much thought into my outfits, and I just bought these new, comfy, amazing pants that I wanted to wear, which I paired with one of my … Continue reading Losing Weight