Category Archives: Exercise

5 Ways to Help Our Kids be Less Anxious…

Children’s Mental Health Week This week is ‘children’s mental health  week’, and perhaps never before has it been more important to help our kids cope with the possible anxiety of modern-day life. ZenMuma and ZenKids Children’s yoga teacher trainer Jackie Heffer-Cooke gives us 5 ideas on ways to help our kids be less anxious. How

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Totally Zen Thailand Retreat

We have selected five top destinations for you; a range of retreats in Suffolk, North Norfolk, Tuscany, Sardinia and Thailand.   From Totally Zen in Thailand to the Family Adventure in Tuscany, we have hand-picked and designed the best retreats for the most unique experiences. Each week we bring you the lowdown on each retreat,

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Broga! Why men should do yoga…

Norwich’s yoga teacher and Orange Grove Founder Jackie Heffer-Cooke talks sport-yoga and reveals all about the new wave of yoga hitting the states – BROGA – and why more men should be doing yoga! It was last year that I first heard the term Broga coined and I saw the amazing video of two (ahem

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Try Yoga to keep you feeling young!

Jackie Heffer-Cooke, Norfolk’s expert Yoga teacher and founder of The Orange Grove Clinic tells us about how yoga can keep you feeling young!  Yoga for the elderly in India is not a class you just do on a Saturday morning, it’s a way of life. The motivators for the elderly are the same as any other

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Marathon Runners: How Sports Massage is for You.

Many athletes use massage therapy. Many give rave reviews as to why they seek massage as part of their regimes in preparing for sporting events. But does massage actually help athletes and, in particular, can massage benefit marathon runners? Yes, in short! Here’s how: If you’re a marathon runner, you will recognise the ways that

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Summer Exercise for a Bikini Body

This week Norwich’s yoga class – ‘YogaBuds’ – led by Jackie Heffer-Cooke, is stepping into its new Summer practise. The emphasis is on core strength and Bikini Body exercise – empowering you with your core strength to enjoy your inner energy and love the body you are in!   Yoga positions for a Summer ready Bikini

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Yoga, a perfect running training partner!

Are you currently in training for a local running event in Norwich or looking for a yoga class to supplement your running hobby? Or are you in need of some help with your endurance both physically and mentally?  Running and yoga, indeed yoga and running, are the perfect combination. YogaBuds yoga teacher Jackie Heffer-Cooke explains all… I

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