Blogs about Breathing

Three Essential Moves for a Hard-Core Core

http://issuu.com/pjcc/docs/connections_jan_2014?e=1653604/5899816Sneak these three effective moves into every workout for a coveted core. (Original publication in the Peninsula Jewish Community Center's in house magazine, Connections. Issue January 2014.) 

Closing the Gap on Mummy Tummy

http://www.sopdigitaledition.com/mmagnorth/index.html#/38/ Closing the Gap on Mummy Tummy   Your post-pregnancy bulge may actually be Diastasis Recti Abdominis  By Monique Molino Photo credits: Sharon Giordano  

Stress Management and Exercise

Tender Loving Care.... One of the main issues I encounter when training my women clients has to do with STRESS CONTROL. Yep, if you're a woman and reading this, you know exactly what I talking about. But here's my take on exercising and stress management:

YOUR POSTURE

WHEN YOU BREATHE

Breathe...Just Breathe

Ever wonder why most group instructors or trainers end classes or sessions with deep breathing? No, we're not finding ways to waste those last few minutes!  Well, ok, sometimes.  We're usually doing one of two things or both:

You Are the Sky

I woke up early this morning to a quiet house. Jim gone to work already, boys still sleeping. So I got up, took a shower and sat down in the old rocking chair in my bedroom--the one I keep meaning to replace--but I rocked both boys back and forth in it for so many years, I'm not ready. 

yoga and pranayama

 

Pilates for a Symbiotic Mind and Body

Wellness Matters Magazine May/June 2013 Issue www.wellnessmattersmagazine.com You've Got to Move It, Move It!Pilates for a Symbiotic Mind and Bodyby Monique Molino 

Draft of article: Pilates Mind Body Synergy

 Today life is crammed with demands on personal time, energy, and space. When you continuously care for others without taking care of yourself, you reach beyond your capacity to function.  Like a hard drive with too much information, you essentially crash and burn due to these physical and mental imbalances. At a Pilates class it’s your time to recharge your batteries so you can rediscover your mind-body equilibrium. The Pilates breathing technique will help you to capitalize on your strengths without wearing yourself down.