Mother Nurture, Pregnancy

Yoga for Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond

Lucy’s pregnancy yoga classes include relaxation, meditation and simple, flowing yoga sequences. They are non-competitive and suitable for any level of yoga practice and experience including complete beginners. Classes are suitable for women who are 14-42 weeks pregnant and even beyond – we love to meet your babies when they arrive! Please subscribe to our… Continue reading Yoga for Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond

Mother Nurture, Postnatal

Yoga for You and Your Baby

Yoga and wellbeing for women and babies 0 - 12 months, online or in Shilbottle (near Alnwick) Northumberland. These unique classes combine gentle postpartum recovery exercise for new mums with songs, massages and movements for the babies. Postnatal Yoga is healing from within and includes breathing exercises, pelvic movements, postural awareness and lifting/carrying techniques as… Continue reading Yoga for You and Your Baby

Mother Nurture, Yoga

Mother Nurture Yoga with Lucy Maresh

Lucy has been running yoga groups for pregnant women and babies here in North Northumberland since 2009. These classes include prenatal yoga, birth preparation, postnatal yoga, baby yoga and massage, relaxation and meditation for mothers and babies and opportunities for friendship and connection.

Mother Nurture, Pregnancy

Is Yoga Safe During Pregnancy?

There are no hard and fast rules, but here are some things to consider: 1. Choose yoga practices that make you feel restored and renewed afterwards, rather than tired and depleted. Your body is working 24 hours a day on one of the most physically challenging projects it will ever do – making your baby!… Continue reading Is Yoga Safe During Pregnancy?

Mother Nurture, Pregnancy

Preparing for Birth with Yoga

A series of two workshops, each lasting two hours, for pregnant women and their birth partner/supporter. Ideally the workshop 1 would be taken at around 32 weeks pregnant and workshop 2 at around 36 weeks. However, they can be also be taken together as a one day or weekend retreat. “The birth went so well, I… Continue reading Preparing for Birth with Yoga