Category Archives: Yoga

Forward Bend/ Video Ten

Summer of Wellness, Video Ten Forward Bend   Who knew a simple forward bend could have so many benefits?       Audio: Can’t hear this audio? Download VLC Media Player here: https://www.videolan.org/vlc/  or use Quicktime:  https://support.apple.com/downloads/quicktime-windows TEXT: Hi! In this exercise, we’re going to do a forward bend with our butt on the wall.… Read More »

Warrior Two/ Video Nine

Summer of Wellness, Video Nine Warrior Two This week’s video is a two step sequence- Warrior 2 followed by Side Angle. What a great way to build the lower body and core! Amy’s Intro: Can’t hear this audio? Download VLC Media Player here: https://www.videolan.org/vlc/  or use Quicktime:  https://support.apple.com/downloads/quicktime-windows TEXT: Hi- today we’re going to do… Read More »

Stretch and Lengthen-Spider/ Video Six

Summer of Wellness, Video Six Stretch and Strengthen- Spider A healthy spine is essential for flexibility and living back pain pain free. Amy leads us on a really good stretch of the spine, arms and torso. Get the kinks out with this refreshing yoga-based exercise. Fun to do with the kids/grandkids! Amy’s Intro: Can’t hear… Read More »

Goddess Pose/ Video Five

Summer of Wellness, Video Five Goddess Pose Get strong, sexy summer legs with this version of Goddess Pose that utilizes the wall for extra support. Amy leads you through this video on how to get a stronger lower body and improve your look this summer. Amy’s Intro: Can’t hear this audio? Download VLC Media Player… Read More »

Wall Pushups/ Video Four

Summer of Wellness, Video Four: Wall Pushups Wall pushups are a great way to stretch and strengthen the arms and upper body. You can do this exercise anywhere you have wall space- in airports, rest areas, hotels- anywhere! Great for overcoming travel fatigue. Give it a try- you’ll be glad you did! Amy’s Intro: Can’t… Read More »

Alternate Nose Breath/ Video Three

Summer of Wellness, Video Three: Alternate Nose Breath Alternate Nose Breath for Balance- With all the hectic summer activity, maintaining overall balance is essential for good health. Learn this simple breathing exercise for balancing body, mind and emotions-and the best time to do it. Practice now with Amy as she leads us through this exercise.… Read More »

Exciting Announcements- Short Yoga Videos

Hi Everyone- This is Amy Kraft, creator of BoomerPlus Yoga and Corporate Wellness Matters. I’ve got exciting announcements for you! New Mantra Page First, I just put the very mantra I use every day on site which you can listen to and use right here: http://boomerplusyoga.com/mantras/ Short Yoga Video Series The other this is, we… 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 »