Recovery Workout // Stretch + Relaxation

Recovery Workout // Stretch + Relaxation is a relaxing extended stretch from Heather Robertson. I used this workout to end a long (66 minute) metabolic cardio workout that wore me out. This worked perfectly to cool me down and stretch me out. This workout is done voice over. No graphics--just Heather, leading through the stretches. … Continue reading Recovery Workout // Stretch + Relaxation

Full Body Stretch // Great for Tight Hips

Full Body Stretch // Great for Tight Hips is a nice total body stretch with some additional focus on the hips. Unlike most of the other workouts I've done by Heather Robertson, this is done voice over. Which is good! You need some direction for these stretches, especially since for some of them you cannot … Continue reading Full Body Stretch // Great for Tight Hips

Back Stretches + Exercises // For Lower Back Pain

Back Stretches + Exercises // For Lower Back Pain is a relaxing workout to stretch out your spine. Unlike many of Heather Robertson's other workouts, this workout is done voice over. The exercises are not timed and there are no graphics. As mentioned in the other back workout reviews I am posting today I decided … Continue reading Back Stretches + Exercises // For Lower Back Pain

Quick Daily Stretching Routine

Quick Daily Stretching Routine is exactly what the title describes--a long stretch from Heather Robertson. Perfect to add on to the end of some of her workouts that have no stretches at the end. In fact, I used it to finish of a several of her workouts that I stacked to get a 36 minute … Continue reading Quick Daily Stretching Routine

Yin Yoga Snack for Deep Hip & Hamstring Release

Yin Yoga Snack for Deep Hip & Hamstring Release was not my favorite yin yoga practice. My hips have been pretty tight and sore lately so I was looking for something to help. And I definitely felt the happy baby pose at the end. That was the best part of this practice. I like happy … Continue reading Yin Yoga Snack for Deep Hip & Hamstring Release

Sunrise Yin Yoga

Sunrise Yin Yoga is a total body Yin Yoga practice from Aprille Walker/Yoga Ranger. I needed a total body practice this morning. Yesterday I "ran" a 5K for breast cancer and my feet were (still are) in crippling pain. (background--I have 2 plates and 12 screws in each heel, so being on my feet for … Continue reading Sunrise Yin Yoga

Yin Yoga Snack for IT Band Relief & Outer Hip Release

I really felt this Yin Yoga Snack. The poses weren't always the most comfortable but I didn't have any problems holding them for a few minutes. I really like Banana Pose. I didn't realize how much until I encountered it in Aprille's Yin Yoga workouts. It's because she has you cross your ankles. It is … Continue reading Yin Yoga Snack for IT Band Relief & Outer Hip Release

Yin AM: Yin Yoga for Upper Body Tension Relief

It's been a while since I have posted a Yin Yoga review. But that doesn't mean I haven't been doing Yin Yoga. I have actually been focusing on two of Yoga Ranger's practices that have already been reviewed here: Yin Yoga for Full Shoulder Flexibility & Release and Yin Yoga for Leg Day. Yin Yoga … Continue reading Yin AM: Yin Yoga for Upper Body Tension Relief

Yin Yoga for Full Shoulder Flexibility & Release

Yin Yoga for Shoulder Flexibility & Release is my first fairly long Yin Yoga practice. And it wasn't as difficult to get through as I thought it would be. My shoulder pain is getting worse, not better, but I don't blame that on the therapeutic things I am doing (Yin Yoga and Classical Stretch). I … Continue reading Yin Yoga for Full Shoulder Flexibility & Release

Yin Yoga Snack for Chest, Shoulders & Upper Back Release

This morning I did an actual Yin Yoga workout. This workout snack consists of primarily two poses that you hold for a long time. Since I have chronic shoulder pain, I thought this one was a good one to start with. It did not feel as good as I expected it to. It was actually … Continue reading Yin Yoga Snack for Chest, Shoulders & Upper Back Release