Regain Fitness Post-Op, Part One

Regain Fitness Post-Op, Part One This week is the first in my series on Therapeutic Postures I use to help me regain fitness in my recovery from cervical spine surgery. Perhaps it will be helpful for you or someone you know who is recuperating after surgery or illness. Important note:  Be sure to get your… Read More »

Spring is a Season of Renewal

Spring!  A season of renewal, revitalizing, rebirth…Here in the desert of Arizona, the cacti are blooming and the smells of citrus are intoxicating. After emergency cervical spinal surgery in November, I am grateful, mentally revitalized and physically so much stronger—almost back to my resilient self! I must sing special gratitude to all my friends and… Read More »

Decompression Breathing with Lunge

BOOMERBLOG July 2016 Summer is in full swing and we remind you this week of the importance of taking time out for self-care. Have you tried the Decompression Breathing yet? This week, Amy teaches us a variation she uses,  incorporating Lunges into her routine.  But first, a mention of the upcoming trainings we have available.… Read More »

Decompression Breathing

In addition to using the breathing tools I teach my clients, I am using Dr. Eric Goodwin’s Supine Decompression Breathing technique. I’d like to share that with you; it’s another option you can use in recovering wellness. I do it as soon as I wake up (after peeing) and before checking my all-present cell phone! … Read More »

Five Tips for a Great Power Posture

No matter what your age, these tips can help you to feel more aligned and balanced. “Power” gives you more vitality and resilience. When you are physically aligned: standing, sitting, walking, working—even lying in bed—you feel more stable and stronger—more powerful, especially when you integrate your breathing techniques and meditation. • Feet parallel and hip… Read More »

Serve More, Give More, Be More in 2016

2015 is racing to its end. As you look back on your accomplishments for the year, there is a question to ask yourself: Did I serve others at the level I envisioned 12 months ago? Making a resolution to do more for others is common; so why do so many of us fall short of… Read More »

Teaching in Mexico

I adore teaching in Mexico. Why? The people are so loving and receptive. They are family-oriented-even their names carry both family names (father and mother) from birth throughout life, even after marriage …They smile and cry and when we meet ‘heart to heart’, they open up to reveal their deepest joys, delights and traumas and… Read More »

Our Team

Our Team Our team of  specialists teach fitness, therapeutic yoga & rehab, alignment through music, senior yoga, employee wellness and more. In addition to Amy Kraft, the team includes: Special Guests Amy partners with special guests for many of our presentations, such as  Liz Owen (Yoga for a Healthy Back),  Barbara Wolf (Corporate Wellness Matters™) and… Read More »

Attention Yoga Teachers, Therapists and Caregivers

Did you get the email about the upcoming Chair Yoga training next month? If not, you need to be on our email list, so you don’t miss important training information. My 82 year old mother in law was raving the other day about a new Yoga class she is taking, Chair Yoga. She loves how… Read More »