Yoga

our giant leap of faith

What does sky-diving, Hindu Mythology and Yoga have to do with Chiara and her diagnosis? everything it seems 😉 I was driving along Punt Road on the weekend when I noticed 7 skydivers floating down from the sky underneath their parachutes. I wondered where they would land safely amongst tall city buildings and crazy Punt […]

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the smiling yogini

A spot of Yoga on a Friday afternoon ?? ‪#‎smilingyoginii‬ ‪#‎yogaforthespecialchild‬ ‪#‎increasingprana‬ ‪#‎shakti‬ “I am peace, I am joy, I am love, I am light. I have a beautiful light inside my heart that was given to me when I was born. And because of this light, I am not afraid of anything or anyone. Om Shanti Om Shanti […]

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self care ♥ self love

“I choose to show up for my highest possible potential” How do we show up every single day, especially at times when we feel completely exhausted? As I write this, I am k.o’d with the flu. Naturally my body has decided to take a stance and I have taken all the right steps to help […]

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Yoga for the special child…

Two things very close to my heart – Chiara and Yoga! Some friends of ours lent us a book a while back ‘Yoga for the Special Child’ by Sonia Sumar. Her book is so inspiring, and equally heart-breaking. Sonia began teaching Yoga for children with special needs after her daughter Roberta was born with Downs Syndrome and […]

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Medical Meetings

Today we had a meeting with some medical specialists – CMV testing came back as negative, so we can now rule this out as a possible cause for the Polymicrogyria. – We are going to to some gene testing on Collagen 4A1 and Collagen 4A2, due to the Hemosiderin that was discovered on her MRI.   Sometimes after the hospital visits, feels […]

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A Yogic Perspective

Ancient teachings in a modern world.. The blessing of Pranyama – Full Yogic Breath after a big day at the hospital, followed by a deep Yoga Nidra or a flowing  Asnana that that helps me to feel grounded in my body and at ease with life. The gifts are plentiful in this incredible ancient practice. […]

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