The Pliable Pelvis is Moving…!

Hi Readers! Ch-ch-changes are coming through! The Pliable Pelvis Blog will be moving locations very, very soon… But not to worry – I haven’t lost my love of connecting with others via the written word. You can still check out all of the latest content on integrative women’s health care topics — including information aboutContinue reading “The Pliable Pelvis is Moving…!”

Sustaining Mom Beyond the Pelvic Floor Muscles, Glutes, and Abs

Oh yes. There’s a whole world waaaaay beyond a woman’s pelvic floor muscles, glutes, and abs. As women, we are much more than the muscles within our body. As a Pilates-based pelvic floor PT, this is a bold statement. And people who know me know that I LOVE (love love love) how amazing our physicalContinue reading “Sustaining Mom Beyond the Pelvic Floor Muscles, Glutes, and Abs”

“Gravity holds a different story”

THAT, my friends, is my favorite client quote of the week… I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again, women are intuitive and know their bodies…especially you postpartum moms who are in your early weeks/months and your primal instincts are at their prime. A little backstory: the particular client who nailed this quote isContinue reading ““Gravity holds a different story””

Spring Revival: Upcoming Mom’s Retreat

Greetings readers! ‘Tis the season to revive and thrive as we spring into a new season. Join Tara Morrison with Inner Rhythm Wellness and myself with Pliability Health Coaching for a half day seasonal renewal retreat for mothers to connect, shift, lighten, and revitalize. This 4-hour seasonally inspired retreat for mothers is designed to supportContinue reading “Spring Revival: Upcoming Mom’s Retreat”

Life doesn’t have to suck.

My postpartum clients always inspire me. They are hardworking, compassionate, intelligent, and intuitive women. They want to do the best they can in their role as a mother, but also desperately crave those treasured moments alone so they can simply be themselves or squeeze in a quick moment of exercise, rest, or companionship with aContinue reading “Life doesn’t have to suck.”

Sustaining Mom and Helping Her Return to Exercise

In both my clinical practice as a Pilates-based pelvic health PT and my virtual health coaching practice as an integrative women’s health coach, the number one reason why women seek my services is to return to exercise postpartum…safely…and sustainably…without any nasty side effects. That’s not too much to ask for, right?! I completely commiserate withContinue reading “Sustaining Mom and Helping Her Return to Exercise”

Why we need more than just “core and pelvic floor” strength to return to postpartum exercise safely…

If you’re postpartum, chances are you (hopefully) have been exposed to the idea that your core and pelvic floor muscles are important in your postpartum recovery. And seeking guidance from a pelvic floor physical therapist is crucial in getting individualized assessments and treatments in order to get you back to your desired exercise activity asContinue reading “Why we need more than just “core and pelvic floor” strength to return to postpartum exercise safely…”

Once Postpartum, Always Postpartum

The 4th trimester is a special time in a woman’s life, only…there’s no definitive length of time that the 4th trimester spans…it’s forever! And a lot goes in the 4th trimester: fluctuations in energy levels, mood, physical & emotional pain, hormone irregularities (um, ever wondered by prenatal & postpartum women grow bangs all of aContinue reading “Once Postpartum, Always Postpartum”

Self Care – Today’s Buzzword

The phrase ‘self care’ seems to be all the rage these days. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing…in fact…it’s a great thing to be talking and hearing about! But are we actually doing it? Do we know what it is? And what does this notion of ‘self care’ look like and feel like to eachContinue reading “Self Care – Today’s Buzzword”