Pre- and Post- Yoga Meal Ideas for a Powerful Practice

One of the worst things you could be doing if you practice yoga is not feeding your body before and after your practice. Regularly practicing on an empty stomach can actually decrease your metabolism and muscle mass, and not eating afterwards can leave you exhausted. If you don't refuel, you will build overall strength but … Continue reading Pre- and Post- Yoga Meal Ideas for a Powerful Practice

Neuroscience and Yoga: how yoga physiologically changes the brain

Ever wonder what your brain is like "on yoga", and why it is known to have so many mental health benefits? Me too. With a degree in neuroscience, and someone who has gotten through moments of anxiety with the help of yoga, I too wanted to know what kind of magic a downward-dog was putting on my brain. … Continue reading Neuroscience and Yoga: how yoga physiologically changes the brain