Movement, Strength

Kettlebell Love

KETTLEBELLS – What are they for? They make you stronger. More flexible. More agile. Perhaps even pain-free. IF you use them well. For the first 36 years of my life, I had never owned a Kettlebell. Nor had I heard of them, even. I got myself my very first Kettlebell in 2015, to be able… Read More Kettlebell Love

Inspiration, Movement

Welcome (Back)

Hello there, Welcome (willkommen) to JOYOFMOVEMENTBLOG 🌱 As I saw there are some new followers on my blog instagram page recently (hi! thank you!!) I figured it might be a good moment for a little re-introduction. So what/who is K’ Joy of Movement Blog? A very good question. The Blog started as an experiment for… Read More Welcome (Back)

Movement, Strength

Turkish Get Up

An ode to the Turkish Get Up. This post is inspired by today’s online ‘Fit für den Tanz’ Workshop (my very first Instagram Live teaching adventure!) for Delanna’s amazing WOW21 Project. (in support of Dance4Children!) When executed with good form, it’s a wonderful home-physio exercise, combining coordination, strength, fluidity and balance. I first learned about… Read More Turkish Get Up

Dance, Movement

Physicalizing Art

While I feel digital art really is it’s own kind of magic.. And even though I agree that things are just.. ‘things’.. I still love the idea of ‘physicalizing’ art. Next to that, whenever a reason to do something feels ‘true’ to me, it can move me to action with the action itself being it’s… Read More Physicalizing Art

Inspiration, Movement

Head in the Clouds

Head in the clouds.. I’ve always been a dreamer. Dressing up. Drawing. Crafting. Reading books, learning about things, just for fun. Getting swept away in stories and adventures. Daydreaming my way through school. Pondering my place. How to make things different. Kinder. I still love looking up at the clouds, observing the changing shapes and… Read More Head in the Clouds