TTC: A simple breathing tool to release blame

By | July 17th, 2019|Categories: Anger, calm breathing technique, Fertility yoga, Frustration, IVF stress relief, IVF yoga, positive thinking for fertility, ttc, yoga for fertility|

TTC: Blame is such a corrosive emotion. We all feel it yet we rarely talk about it. As a result it sits within us, heavy, tight and hot - and often we find it hard to shift. For many of us it is part and parcel of a ttc journey. If you blame yourself for your [...]

TTC: How using one simple word can make you feel calmer and more in control

By | July 5th, 2019|Categories: calm breathing technique, Fear, Fertility yoga, IVF stress relief, Reframing thoughts, ttc, yoga for fertility|Tags: , , , , |

TTC: If I told you there was one word that would help you feel calmer and more in control, would you want to know what it was? If you're fed up with mulling over the same fears and you want to shift how you're thinking, but don't know how - try this with me. How Kindness [...]

TTC: My top Yoga for Fertility stress relief pose

By | June 13th, 2019|Categories: calm breathing technique, Fertility yoga, IVF stress relief, IVF yoga, IVF yoga poses, Stress relief breathing, stress relief yoga, ttc, yoga for fertility|Tags: , , , , |

TTC: If you only have time to do one yoga pose in your day - try Viparita Karani (legs-up-the-wall pose). It's the queen of fertility yoga poses, and anyone can practice it (partner's too). The real power of this pose, and why for me it’s the ultimate letting-go pose, is because it clearly demonstrates that less [...]

TTC: A breathing practice to help you ‘stop freaking out’

By | March 17th, 2019|Categories: Anger, calm breathing technique, IVF stress relief, stress relief yoga, ttc, yoga for fertility|Tags: , , , , , , |

TTC: Today I'm writing about a breathing practice to help you 'stop freaking out'. This is the actual name given to this particular technique by Yogi Bhajan, Spiritual Master and creator of the Kundalini Yoga tradition. I love this about the man. Everything he taught was really practical. Even though he created this in the '70s, [...]

5 ways to sleep better as you TTC

By | February 6th, 2019|Categories: calm breathing technique, Fertility yoga, Kindness, ttc, yoga for fertility|Tags: , , , , , , , |

TTC: I'm not really into new year resolutions. Instead, I like to think of one word that I would like to try and incorporate more into my life the following year. Then when I'm up against it, or stressed, or thinking about taking on more, I can come back to my word and ask, 'does this [...]

TTC: What do you present to the world, and what do you keep hidden?

By | April 2nd, 2018|Categories: calm breathing technique, Fertility yoga, IVF stress relief, positive thinking for fertility, ttc, yoga for fertility|Tags: , , , , , , |

TTC: What part of you do you present to the world, and what do you keep hidden as you ttc? How often have you looked in the mirror and wondered where the real you has gone? When things get tough and you're trying to survive difficult times you might, consciously or unconsciously start to behave in [...]

TTC: A breathing tool to release grief

By | February 5th, 2018|Categories: 2ww, calm breathing technique, Fertility yoga, Grief, IVF stress relief, positive thinking for fertility, Stress relief breathing, ttc|Tags: , , , , , , |

TTC: I want to share with you a breathing tool you can use to soften your heart as you grieve. Learning how to breathe out and become mindful helps you release sadness and grief from the body as you ttc. More than anything the breath makes you present. It brings you into the here and now, [...]

TTC: How to release stress FAST

By | November 20th, 2017|Categories: calm breathing technique, Fertility yoga, ttc, yoga for fertility|Tags: , , , |

TTC: If you're feeling anxious and out control as you ttc try these 6 simple stages to release stress FAST.  I love this tool as you can use it anywhere to find relief - in the back of a taxi, waiting for an appointment and even in certain medical procedures (like egg pick up or transfer [...]

TTC: Bhramari Bee Breath to reduce anger and help you sleep

By | October 30th, 2017|Categories: calm breathing technique, Fertility yoga, IVF stress relief, Stress relief breathing, ttc, yoga for fertility|Tags: , , , , , |

TTC: Here's an easy and powerful tool to reduce anger and help you sleep.  I've had a few of you contact me this week saying that you're finding it hard to switch off and get a good nights rest. This technique has helped me through many challenging and difficult times as I ttc-ed. It’s an antidote to [...]

TTC: Why your cycle doesn’t have to be perfect to conceive

By | August 31st, 2017|Categories: calm breathing technique, Fertility yoga, IVF stress relief, Kindness, positive thinking for fertility, Stress relief breathing, stress relief yoga, ttc, yoga for fertility|Tags: , , , , , , , |

TTC: Have you ever felt that if your fertility cycle isn't perfect then it isn't going to work? We strive for perfect timing, the perfect fertility window, number or follicles, embryos, Beta numbers - the list goes on and on...it can get pretty exhausting can't it? We strive for perfection as we ttc and when it [...]