Tagged: Healing

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Getting Ourselves Animated

by special guest blogger Johnathan Livingston Baxter Like so many others, the entrance of the hoop into my life has been a cataclysmic force that has, quite literally, broken me open. I wish I...

Hooping Through The Deep

Hooping Through The Deep

by Flavie Steelandt We all have experience in how difficult it is to face those dour moments. We have all had hard times where sadness, pain, anger or emptiness have astounded us in our...

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Hooping Through Grief

by Philo Hagen The holidays can be a time of joy and a time for gathering together family and friends, but what if you’ve lost someone near and dear to you. What if getting...

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The Power of the Hooping Community

by Bonnie MacDougall Last week a hooping friend on FaceBook contacted me out of the blue and gifted me a piece of her handcrafted jewelry. She explained this great kindness in a message, “So...

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Body Love Through Flow

Here’s a motivational video made by hooper Jennie Chenkin who is really excited about this piece and she is dedicating her hoop dance and flow to anyone who has ever felt inadequate, ugly, fat...

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Hooping: So Good for the Heart

by Shannon Loucks Hooping, so good for the heart. When I first started hooping, indeed it was for the health benefits. To get my heart rate up and reap the benefits of that. The...

Hooping Repairs the Pieces

Hooping Repairs the Pieces

The hoop is many things to many people. It can be an excuse to play again, a way to express oneself, an awesome exercise tool, and even a meditative way to center oneself and...

Hooping and Healing with Sue O’Rourke

Hooping and Healing with Sue O’Rourke

Sue O’Rourke of Joyful Hoops keeps on finding the hoop joy even after taking a spill down the stairs and breaking her leg. Even though she’s had to cancel some of her hooping classes...

Are You a Hooping Super Hero?

Are You a Hooping Super Hero?

[Hooping.org Assistant Editor Bonnie MacDougall is a Hooping Super Hero. Are you?] by Bonnie MacDougall You’ve probably heard the expression “kid’s say the darndest things”, coined and mainstreamed by hula hoop entrepreneur Art Linkletter...

Hooptacular Healing

Hooptacular Healing

Amanda Oaks of Hooptacular celebrates her six month hoopiversary and she says, “I pinky-swore to myself that I would try to post a video a month. Even though posting them kinda makes me feel...

Winter Medicine Hoop

Winter Medicine Hoop

Jen “Cookie” Cookson of Cookie Hoops and Medicine Hoop Retreats ventures out into the snow for an afternoon filled with hooping and healing in this awesomely serene video called “Winter Medicine Hoop”. She explains...

Women Heal

Women Heal

Amanda Oaks of Kind Over Matter created this video to celebrate the launch of WomenHeal: an Online Alliance. WHOA has one mission: “To create a safe space where women can collectively encourage growth and...