Open your Heart’s Desire

“Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.” Rumi I’ve just come from an inspiring two weeks in Auckland where I facilitated a yoga class at the Mindfulness Works Australasian conference. Such an...

When stress became my fear

Here’s my story. In late 2013 I took a leap of faith and ventured out from my secure 28-year advertising career. Sounds crazy, doesn’t it? To ‘give up’ a high-profile career with all of its trappings to start again! This time round though, I have discovered a more...

Body Scan Practice

Many people are so accustomed to being out of touch with the body that they live entirely in a mental world. The body and mind are interconnected. To begin our journey of body and mind awareness we introduce awareness of physical sensations. As a beginner physical...

3 Step Breathing Practice

The Breathing Space practice can help you to step out of auto-pilot and reground yourself in the present moment. You can use this breathing space as many times as you wish. For example when you feel under pressure, or feel unsettled or if self-attacking/negative...