Yoga for Pregnancy, Birth AND BEYOND Sundays 10.00-11.15am - starts 18 October Join by zoom or in person at Shilbottle Community Hall. A warm welcome to all women who are pregnant or who have been pregnant within the last two years. This is a yoga class and women's circle for grownups with a quiet and… Continue reading Mother Nurture Yoga and Women’s Circle
This is a beautiful poem I find comforting at times when I feel overwhelmed. In 2018 I recorded a guided relaxation inspired by the poem. You can listen online or please contact me if you would like me to send you an MP3. Mother Earth Has Got Your Back And the Great Mother said: Come… Continue reading Mother Earth Has Got Your Back
This week is baby loss awareness week (9-15 October). Everyone copes with grief and loss differently. However, if you have ever lost a baby their star will remain with you forever and you may feel their loss more keenly when you direct your attention inward for yoga. Every year on October 15 a wave of… Continue reading You Are Not Alone – Babyloss Awareness Week 2020
Yoga Nidra is a form of guided relaxation accessible to all. It is usually done lying down but can also be enjoyed sitting. Yoga Nidra is similar to self-hypnosis and can be used throughout pregnancy for relaxation and as mental preparation for birthing and becoming a parent. Yoga Nidra can also be used postnatally for… Continue reading Listen Online – Yoga Nidra / Guided Relaxation
1:1 Yoga and Mentoring for Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond.
The purpose of individual yoga tuition is to support you in developing, maintaining (or re-kindling) a regular home practice.
If you are pregnant, trying to conceive or mothering small children, your home practice needs to include and support this. It may include traditional yoga asana, breathing techniques, relaxation techniques, self care massage, and lifestyle guidance based on the philosophy of yoga and the sister science of ayurveda.
I have created here a series of articles and videos to help you get the most from your Mother Nurture Classes and to support you in making time for yoga at home. We will be covering three main types of yoga practices: Postures Breathing Relaxation The practice suggestions here will be suitable for most women,… Continue reading Pregnancy Yoga Resources
Postnatal times can be challenging – we are navigating new territory in our bodies, daily rhythms and lifestyle. I am often asked how long it takes to 'get back to normal', but think of this time more as a transformation in to something new - whether its your first baby or fifth, you need to… Continue reading Postnatal Yoga Resources