Monthly Archives: April 2022

Don’t give up

"When the going gets tough, the tough gets going”....... It’s easy to give up in life isn’t it. Better the devil you know that the devil you don’t know. The hardest thing to do is to change our behaviour from yesterday to do something different today, tomorrow, next week, next month, next year.... This is [...]

Garuda v Pilates Reformer

Like Usain Bolt, everyone wants a quick result in life, but few recognise, the time effort, energy and expenditure, dedication and discipline required. You see “You cannot fire a canon from a canoe”- Paul Chek. At my Pilates studio we have a holistic (whole body approach). This is the truth; you cannot treat the body [...]

By |2022-04-24T19:59:47+01:00April 24th, 2022|pilates|0 Comments

How to deliver an amazing Pilates class

The teacher You cannot teach movement if the movement itself is not in your body. So you may not have the flexibility, core strength or right body type to achieve the full posture, but do your best to have an understanding and know a modification to demonstrate. Make sure you know your subject – You would [...]

By |2022-04-20T21:17:56+01:00April 20th, 2022|Joseph Pilates, pilates|0 Comments

Being uncomfortable for personal growth……

The Importance of Being Uncomfortable for Personal Growth and Setting Priorities There are many situations where we must be uncomfortable in order to grow and learn. For example, if you want to become stronger, you must lift weights that are heavy. If you want to reduce pain you have got to look at exercise, diet, [...]

By |2023-07-05T12:18:49+01:00April 14th, 2022|accepting change, Events, Inspiration|0 Comments

Dealing with negative/difficult people

You see you only read the good aspects of myself and the business, but never the downsides. Did you know that we actually learn more from the not so rosy things, than the rosy things in life? My biggest breakthrough in dealing with myself first and people over the last 30 years is that there [...]

By |2022-04-11T17:01:42+01:00April 11th, 2022|Uncategorised|0 Comments

‘If no one gives you a medal… design your own.’ Billy Connolly

What story are we holding onto…. In all my 30 years plus of teaching I have encountered many stories. This is the thing we all have a story, whether it’s physical, mental, emotional or spiritual. The danger is when we hold onto that story and let it rule our lives by the decisions that we [...]

Don’t wait for the approval of others to change

Don’t wait for the approval of others to change. This thinking and belief system comes from the archetype ‘the eternal child’. We are conditioned to get the approval of schooling, parents, religion, governments and our peer group. People tell me they want to improve their movement, reduce their chronic pain, decrease inflammation, get stronger, improve [...]


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