Strike a Pose: Squirrel

Strike a Pose: Squirrel

Squirrel Pose, aka Revolved Squat Pose (Parivrtta Malasana) combines a twist with a hip opener. It builds flexibility in the spine while strengthening the legs and opening the chest and shoulders. It stretches the ankles, groins and back torso while toning the belly. Kids love this pose!

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Strike a Pose: Downward Facing Dog

Strike a Pose: Downward Facing Dog

Dog Pose, aka Downward Facing Dog is one of the most widely recognized yoga poses. It is a foundational pose that shows up in practically every yoga class. Dog pose is also super accessible to children as most kids innately move through this pose when they are transitioning from crawling to standing.

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Strike a Pose: Relaxation

Strike a Pose: Relaxation

Relaxation, also known as Savasana in traditional yoga, is one of the most challenging and powerful poses. Being still is not as easy as we might think and this pose takes a lot of practice. Even if this pose is a struggle at the beginning, we can still receive tons of benefits including a calm mind, stress relief, physical relaxation and reduction in headaches, fatigue and insomnia.

But we all know how to relax, right? Not necessarily...

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