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Ahhh….Instant Hamstring Relief | Hope Zvara

Instant hamstring relief! It’s the grabbing pain in the back of your leg, the extreme tightness that pulls at your back when you bend over, the restriction that keeps you from doing what you love, be it running, walking, Zumba […]

The Yoga Pose I Do Everyday

The Yoga Pose I Do Everyday

There are hundreds of yoga poses, and thousands of variations of those poses, and yes I am sure we all have our favorites. But for some seeing the bazillions of postures can be overwhelming and that can leave you then […]

3 Easy Poses to Banish Stress Instantly

3 Easy Poses to Banish Stress Instantly

3 poses to banish stress instantly – sign me up!… No matter what age you are, the word stress is widely known. I teach kids yoga and when I ask if they know what stress is, they often give just […]

The skinny on your psoas

The skinny on your psoas Our hips, more specifically our hip flexors, are an area of the body that is often misused and misunderstood. Hip flexors are a skeletal muscle group that allows us to move our thighs up and […]

Get your Arms and Obliques Beach Body Ready -- Oblique Lift & Lower

Get your Arms and Obliques Beach Body Ready — Oblique Lift & Lower

Get your arms and obliques beach body ready — Oblique lift and lower Summer is right around the corner (it is- I promise) and most of us just can’t wait to get rid of the layers upon layers of clothing […]

Transversus WHAT?

Transversus … is that some kind of car part? Well, if you are talking about the transversus abdominis, then yes, it is kind of like the body of a car. Without this core muscle, nothing works right and many things […]

Tuck Your Tailbone? Understanding this cue.

Tuck your tailbone, a phrase that I think almost every fitness professional uses, and I use to too- a lot. Having taught now for over a decade the phrase tuck your tail bone can and does result in a lot […]