Lunar practices are grounding, relaxing and nourishing slow Integrated Vinyasa Flow or Yin Yoga with emphasis on stretching and tractioning tissues through intelligent sequencing in a variety of postures and different anatomical focal points.
Live Asana 3/12/23 - Restorative Yoga with Tracey Garcia
Live Asana 3/12/23 - Restorative Yoga with guest teacher Tracey Garcia
Tracey's Last Pose Meditation:
"I invite you to delve deeper within. Move inward until the world within you is in focus, and the world outside of you becomes fuzzy – less important, like you are a camera and you are zooming ...
Ritual ~ Evening
A sweet, short practice for evening that downshifts your energy, softens your mood + breathwork.
Knot Comes Loose
Inspired by the title of one of my favorite songs, Knot Comes Loose is a slow, deep stretch practice to unwind and release the effects of chronic stress and tension.
We’ll lovingly explore some of the most common places for tension knots like chest, shoulders and necks, hips and back and even yo...
This practice supports taking a pause to integrate what’s been going on in your life lately.
It gives you a chance to digest recent experiences and process them through a methodical pace, mindful breathing and hip openers of all 4 quadrants of your hips.
May it be of benefit, especially during...
Moondrops ~ Bali
A short, lunar practice filmed in my room at Soulshine Bali! A special Bali edition of the Moondrops series of practices.
Without my studio lighting, great mic and best camera, this is more of a sweet homemade vibe practice. I hope you enjoy this little glimpse of an afternoon in Bali!
Moon Drops #1
The first in a series!
Moon Drops is a series of short, lunar energy practice meant to complement the more solar energy series – 5 Yoga Shorts.
Each practice in this series is meant to help you drop in to the moment, reset yourself and re-emerge feeling grounded, centered and calm, even when yo...
Whether it’s after a training session or it’s just HOT outside, this practice will support you in cooling down your entire body-mind complex.
We’ll move slowly with deep stretches and focus on forward bends and hip openers to pacify both your physical and energetic heat.
And we’ll finish of wit...
Live Asana 6/5/22
Live Asana 6/5/22 - Our June 2022 Mindfulness Theme is NOURISHMENT. We focus on how we nourish ourselves on the levels of body, mind and spirit and this practice aims to support all 3. Enjoy!
This practice aims to support your physical and mental recovery through both slow flow and static stretching.
The sequence provides stretches to all major muscle groups while the pacing and vibe give your mind and nervous system a chance to downshift and restore.
It’s a great recovery practice ...
Yoga For Emotional Overload
This antidote to emotional overload embraces simplicity, breathwork, evidence-based techniques and downward-energy movements and postures to support your return to feeling, focused, safe and centered.
We’ll tap into the power of movement to support an emotional shift.
And we keep it simple to s...
Live Asana - Winter Solstice 2021
Live Asana - Winter Solstice 2021 - Downtempo but still luminous. Hip openers that celebrate your inner light.
Yoga Nidra Meditation
Yoga Nidra is a powerful guided meditation in which you enter into deep states of conscious meditation. It translates as "Yogic Sleep" where you feel the depth of rest afforded by actual sleep while staying awake. We shift focus from the outer world to our inner landscape and through focus, visua...
Slow & Low
Sometimes the best antidote for stress is simplicity.
This practice is just that, simple and effective with hip openers and spinal flow with an overall feeling of gentleness and kindness for yourself.
It can be just what you need for working with anxiety, grief, the blues or anytime you need a ...
Set Breaks during a live show are about sustainability – a little recalibration and rejuvenation for a strong second set.
This practice is for those much needed Set Break moments in your life – some slow movement through all your joints culminating in an efficient and powerful bit of restorative...
Who doesn’t love a great hike?
This is an effective recovery practice after a glorious hike, a long walk or even a run!
It emphasizes stretching calves, hamstrings, quads and hips as well as opens up your chest and shoulders.
Accelerate your recovery with this practice to get back out on the t...
Stress can feel like a wind storm within. And in high winds, you always want to ground yourself.
This downtempo practice supports you in feeling steady, stable and grounded through slow, methodical movement, hip openers and breathwork.
Post-Workout Recovery 2
This practice is all about stretch and release. After you exercise and exert yourself, it's essential to make time for recovery.
This class emphasizes both stretching those hard-working muscles as well as encouraging your nervous system to downshift from activation into a more balanced state.
In Yoga, the energy of grounding, soothing and releasing is considered lunar energy.
This super-chill practice that focuses on hip and leg stretches was designed to embody lunar energy for letting go of stress, anxiety and worry.
It ends with a series of affirmations to support a healthy headspa...
Live Asana - 7/11/21 - Earth & Water Energies for Cooling
Live Asana - 7/11/21 - Earth & Water Energies for Cooling - Hip Openers in all 4 quadrants. Plus special guest, my brother Louis Caputo!
On The Road - AM Practice
As the name would suggest, this practice pair is designed for travel! Sometimes you’re in tight spaces, sometimes you don’t have as much time as usual.
The AM practice is great for daytime, wherever and whenever you can squeeze it in. In addition to some well-rounded postures, it includes a litt...
HIPnotic is one of my signature hip-centric practices and I absolutely LOVE teaching it.
Your “hip muscles” are actually quite diverse and as a very mobile ball-and-socket joint (second only to your shoulder!), it’s important to acknowledge all the muscles that act on the joint, not just the one...
This is a spin on a Yin practice in which we settle in to a pose gradually with mindful movement, pulsation or body vinyasa before enjoying the stillness of a static hold.
The fluid movements leading in support a downshift in your autonomic nervous system and allow you to move tension through be...
Good sleep hygiene is essential to your wellbeing.
This short, downtempo practice can become a part of your routine to support a down shifting of your nervous system and prepare your whole body-mind-spirit complex for a good night’s sleep.
Nectar is a rich and sweet liquid produced in the depths of a flower. As such, I’ve always associated it with essence and the sweetness of our life experiences – like we savor the nectar of our experiences so we don’t miss them.
Today’s practice is nectarian in that it is slow flow leading to re...