padahastasana or hands to feet pose

4 Tips to Improving your Padahastasana or Hands to Feet Pose

Padahastasana or Hands to Feet pose is one of my favorite postures! It is the first time in class your shoulders get a break! By the time I am coming up arms and head together from Hands to Feet pose, I feel like I have finally awakened for my day.  My muscles feel exponentially looser and I feel as if …

why try yoga

Why Try Yoga? Yoga Can Challenge and Benefit Anyone!

Most people equate yoga with a stretching class. Seeing the stereotypical tall and slender woman walking with her yoga mat might not necessarily get your butt to a yoga class. Seeing a husband and wife come to class with their high school football star son on Saturday might stir some curiosity. Seeing the neighbor down the street lose 20lbs might …

crock pot round roast

Healthy Crock Pot Round Roast

Ingredients: 3-4lb Round Roast 1/2 bag Baby Carrots 2 Onions Salt Pepper Garlic  Powder Olive Oil Everyday Seasoning minced garlic Beer Sriracha   Prep: Marinate Round Steak with Salt, Pepper, Garlic Power, and Olive Oil.  Use as much as you need to create a fine coat over meat.   Sear roast on each side for about 2 min. Add to Crock …

yoga for athletes

Yoga for Athletes: Don’t be the Dumb Jock

We have all heard the term dumb jock. A dumb jock is a meat head, muscle head, fine tuned athletic machine but not necessarily someone you think uses their brain. This is actually the furthest from the truth.  Athletes actually use their brain for every movement they perform.  Every physical task requires a complex system of neural pathways to make …