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Ma Yoga Living tips and guidance for motherhood, from postpartum to empty nesters.

  • Pelvic Floor Disorders with Dr. Mellano, UCLA

Zoom with an Expert – Pregnancy in the Time of Covid

Covid has changed so much - let's talk about pregnancy, labor, & postpartum with OB/Gyn Revana Lukman from UCLA. She'll answer questions like What happens if I develop Covid-19 while I'm pregnant? and How has Covid-19 changed prenatal visits, labor and delivery care, and postpartum care? Plus hear from doulas about what it's like supporting mamas in Covid times.

Zoom with an Expert – Pregnancy in the Time of Covid2020-11-18T19:30:23-08:00
  • Pelvic Floor Disorders with Dr. Mellano, UCLA

Zoom with an Expert – Pelvic Floor Disorders

Pelvic floor issues don't get the attention they deserve, but they are super common. Yet there are things you can to do prevent and treat leakage, prolapse, and tightness. Pelvic Floor expert Physical Therapist Whitney Sippl provides tips for pregnant mamas and new moms for keeping pelvic floor happy.

Zoom with an Expert – Pelvic Floor Disorders2020-10-28T20:09:09-07:00
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How to Reconnect With Yourself

Empty presence is a way to show up for our little ones so that they can explore life without our constant input and explanations.

How to Reconnect With Yourself2020-07-16T20:40:36-07:00
  • Jessica Jennings, MS - Meditation and Yoga Instructor

Empty Presence

Empty presence is a way to show up for our little ones so that they can explore life without our constant input and explanations.

Empty Presence2020-07-16T20:33:12-07:00

How Two Minutes of Daily Meditation Can Change Your Life

Mama Talk: Sharing Yoga with Kids is about simple ways to playfully share yoga with kids. In this chat with Ma Yoga teacher and Mom Jamie Hanson, we share games to teach kidsto use their breath, their bodies and their minds to discover who they are and how powerful they are to change themselves and the world.

How Two Minutes of Daily Meditation Can Change Your Life2020-07-17T19:16:54-07:00

Pregnancy and Exercise: Is it Safe?

Mama Talk: Sharing Yoga with Kids is about simple ways to playfully share yoga with kids. In this chat with Ma Yoga teacher and Mom Jamie Hanson, we share games to teach kidsto use their breath, their bodies and their minds to discover who they are and how powerful they are to change themselves and the world.

Pregnancy and Exercise: Is it Safe?2019-10-12T06:51:02-07:00

Sharing Yoga with Kids

Mama Talk: Sharing Yoga with Kids is about simple ways to playfully share yoga with kids. In this chat with Ma Yoga teacher and Mom Jamie Hanson, we share games to teach kidsto use their breath, their bodies and their minds to discover who they are and how powerful they are to change themselves and the world.

Sharing Yoga with Kids2020-07-16T20:57:31-07:00
  • Playing Small or Choosing Highest Self

Are You Playing Small or Choosing the Highest?

When we become conscious of a choice (and many choices that we make throughout the day are automatic, like make the coffee, wake the kids), we can choose to act in the “highest” way.  What is the highest way? It is simply acting in the most life-enhancing, beautiful, nurturing, wise and powerful way...

Are You Playing Small or Choosing the Highest?2020-07-08T15:48:31-07:00
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Easy Meditation for Moms

Easy Meditation for People who Hate Meditating Whether you're a new mom whose life is in chaos, or a mom-to-be running from doctor's visits to Target, or just someone who's super busy, it's easy to run from task to task for days on end, without connecting to our big picture. If you've tried meditation and decided it wasn't for you, ask yourself this:

Easy Meditation for Moms2020-07-10T17:11:36-07:00

Creating a Loving Universe for Our Children

To me, the universe has always had wisdom and love in it - always. When I found yoga in my 20's, I knew I had come home to a place that had language for this: universal Consciousness, intelligence...

Creating a Loving Universe for Our Children2020-07-16T20:05:12-07:00
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New Mom Care Package: The First Seven Weeks

Welcome to the New Mom Care Package! I'll be sharing support, tips, and freebies along the way that I hope will make your postpartum time easier. You'll find the first seven weeks can be the hardest...

New Mom Care Package: The First Seven Weeks2020-07-08T15:51:37-07:00
  • Mom and Baby Yoga

Pairing Yoga Practice and Motherhood

As a mama of two littles, it is HARD to find time for my own yoga practice. While it is still a dream to make it to a studio and take a full yoga class with no children in tow, it does occasionally happen but doesn't do much for me day-to-day. I realized early on, that developing ways to incorporate yoga at home was key...

Pairing Yoga Practice and Motherhood2020-07-17T19:33:17-07:00
  • Yoga Instructor Training

Meet Shoshana Bennett, Ph.D., Postpartum Assistance Expert

Internationally recognized as a leading maternal mental health expert, clinical psychologist Dr. Shoshana Bennett has inspired and transformed countless lives worldwide through her radio shows, books, lectures, interactive tele-classes, consultations, and videos. Affectionately known as “Dr. Shosh”, she educates, engages, and empowers her audiences...

Meet Shoshana Bennett, Ph.D., Postpartum Assistance Expert2020-07-17T19:33:42-07:00
  • Yoga Instructor Training

Meet Melanie Wachsman, Certified Prenatal Yoga Instructor, Doula & Breastfeeding Expert

Ma Yoga Living Instructor Melanie Wachsman Certified Ma Yoga® Instructor, RYT, RPYT, Birth and Postpartum Doula, Lactation Educator I found Anusara (alignment-based) yoga in 2000 after a dance background, and I quickly learned the powerful healing powers of yoga. As a birth and postpartum doula I see yoga as an essential part of the birth process...

Meet Melanie Wachsman, Certified Prenatal Yoga Instructor, Doula & Breastfeeding Expert2020-07-21T13:13:54-07:00
  • Yoga Teacher Training

Meet Lauren Horn, Certified Prenatal Yoga Instructor and Ma Yoga® Teacher Trainer

Ma Yoga Living Instructor Lauren Horn Certified Ma Yoga® Instructor, RYT-500, RPYT I discovered yoga in 2003 with the intention to relieve chronic low back pain and it worked! Since then I have experienced the benefits of yoga at all stages of life; as a single woman, in marriage, during pregnancy, and now as a mother...

Meet Lauren Horn, Certified Prenatal Yoga Instructor and Ma Yoga® Teacher Trainer2020-07-17T19:38:54-07:00
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