Stretches That Are Making Your Posture Worse

I’m sharing a mistake I made because I’ve recently realized this mistake and am now correcting it. I used to have all my clients roll their upper back with a tennis ball.  It feels really good.  BUT: Stretching and rolling, whether with a tennis ball or...

When Your Lower Back Hurts for No Reason

When my client showed up for her training session she said, “We gotta do something about my lower back.” It’s so common to have random lower back pain when you have no idea what you did to it.  Whether you slept wrong or did too much gardening or...

Why Your Shoulders are Always Tight

“I carry my stress in my neck and shoulders.” Have you said that before?  In our super busy society, we are stressed on a daily basis.  Our nervous system, fascia, and muscles all hold the tension until we release it.  You might think that getting a...

Core Stability Improves Your Hip Mobility

If you spend time on social media, you know plank challenges are all the rage.  Have you ever considered what exactly the plank does for the core?  You know it makes it stronger when you do it correctly, but planks also stabilize all the core muscles.  Core stability...