Meditation 101: A Great Introductory Video on Mediation for Beginners

I stumbled on a great video today which I thought I’d share with you all! YogaVibes is a great website that offers full length yoga classes online – and you can trial these for free for 15 days! They also offer short introductory videos on different poses and mediation and the image below links to […]

Help! I’ve Fallen in Love With My Blender…

Yesterday I bought my very first hand blender – and I haven’t been able to put it down since! For months now I’ve been seeing fellow yogis & health nuts posting pics of their green/brown mushy drinks and thinking why on earth would anyone drink that? But in the spirit of giving everything a go […]

Sleep Is The Best Meditation

Thought I’d share a little Dalai Lama quote with you that keeps running over in my head. Probably because I used it as my mantra before I went to bed last night… Sleep is the best meditation I have a huge issue with getting to sleep at night – probably not unlike a lot of you reading […]

Never, Ever Give Up… Inspiration from Arthur Boorman

Today I cam across the video below. There is very little more I can say about it until you’ve watched it, but if you take 5 minutes out of your day for anything today, do it for this: More than anything, the journey taken by Arthur Boorman shows just how powerful yoga is. And not […]

Yoga Girl

Today I wanted to give all the yogis out there a bit of inspiration! I was lucky enough to stumble upon Rachel Brathen (aka @yoga_girl) on instagram one day and ever since I have been hooked! If you have instagram and you find yourself in the need of a bit of motivation to get in […]

7 Health Benefits of Meditation!

Today I read an incredible article published here on foodmatters.tv… It describes an experiment conducted by Harvard Medical School who discovered that meditation can actively encourage the following physical changes to our body: Increased immunity Emotional balance Increased fertility Relief from irritable bowel syndrome Lowers blood pressure Acts as an Anti-inflammatory against Stress Calmness of […]

Life Is A Journey

Being fairly new to meditation, so far I’ve tended to restrict myself to my bedroom. Once there I go for the whole shebang… lights off, candles lit, calm music, door locked to stop any wandering housemates interrupting me. However, recently a friend told me about a concept that has been developed called Headspace. On their […]