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This week a reader asks Willow how to write a personal mantra to help her stay focused and positive following a relationship breakup.
We receive thousands of bits of information from the external world in a matter of seconds through all our senses. But sometimes we have a sixth sense about energies, our intuition.
I currently eat meat and have been thinking about turning vegetarian or vegan. What are your thoughts? What is the right way to eat in this regard?
"Energy" is something different to all of us, depending on our way of sensing the world and our belief system. But we all know good energy is good and bad energy is something we don't want around.
Dear Willow: I’m relatively new to the yoga scene and I read in many of your articles about your experience with a style called Forrest Yoga. What exactly is this and how do I learn more?
Plummeting to your death by falling out of crow pose is highly unlikely, as in, not likely at all. But we have a fear we hold on to that holds us back. Learn how to let this go.
I feel that I am moving into a new level of life and it’s full of wonder and peace. However, on the other side there is this crazy pull back into my old thoughts of anger and fear. Help!
Got tight hips? These four poses will assist your asana by stretching the piriformis, hamstrings, and glutes. This simple sequence is meant to warm, stretch, strengthen, and stretch again.
It's allergy season and many are having trouble breathing. Here are 2 strategies for sinus clearing and getting more in touch with your body: aromatherapy and bhramari. What's that? Read on!
Do you get back pain while sitting in meditation or certain yoga positions? This week Willow walks us through the reasons for this pain and how to develop a strategy to work with it.
Crow pose can be strangely and frustratingly challenging. This week in the Dear Willow column, Willow shares a video filled with tips on finding success in Crow pose.
Yoga is fantastic for building abdominal strength and control. In this video Willow teaches two movements that will build strength and energy in the abdomen.