Let The Nature-Nurture You ~ Mantra of PlantsandBeyond.com
Daily healing therapy reminder: Have you hugged a Tree today?
~ via ~ natureandforesttherapy.org
Forest Therapy, also known as “Shinrin-Yoku,” refers to the practice of spending time in forested areas for the purpose of enhancing health, wellness, and happiness. The practice follows the general principle that it is beneficial to spend time bathing in the atmosphere of the forest. The Japanese words translate into English as “Forest Bathing.” Although we are inspired by the Japanese practice, our use of the terms Forest Therapy and Shinrin-Yoku do not mean a specifically Japanese practice. We mean spending time in nature in a way that invites healing interactions. There is a long tradition of this in cultures throughout the world. It’s not just about healing people; it includes healing for the forest (or river, or desert, or whatever environment you are in).
Spring Is The Season For Flowers (4/6/2020) - ~ Spring is here, most of us have time now and it is time to start thinking about planting. World affairs are new, transformative, especially if you are affected and staying home, like me! Yet, it does not mean you can not have a little fun thinking about all the beautiful flowers you could have… Continue reading Spring Is The Season For Flowers
Grounding and Meditating (4/4/2020) - ~ “What are you plans today?” My husband asked…Uhm, none? What a new concept to master. Getting one with Nature is in order then. And I went outside…. Full of Hope, light, and love. Make it a very grounding, introspective, nutritious and safe day. Until next time, dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 Photographs listed here do not… Continue reading Grounding and Meditating
Bright and Vibrant Morning (3/27/2020) - ~ We need some beauty and brightness in our lives right now. Grateful to Nature. via Gördüğümüz zaman renklerine hayran kaldığımız hepsi bir doğa harikasi olan güzel MENEKŞE ler — Ciceklerle Sanat
Social Distancing and Self-quarantined (3/25/2020) - ~ New Reality of Slow Down, Social Distancing and Safety. Saturating Vit D on the balcony. Daisy is my loving guard. At least, nature is there to support us. Back to the roots. This too shall pass. Hang in there, friends. After the storm, there is always a rainbow. Full of Hope, light, and love.… Continue reading Social Distancing and Self-quarantined
New Cosmic Year (3/21/2020) - Hey friends ~ ~ These are unusual times. While our day-to-day routines have changed pretty dramatically, it is important to remember that we can still seek joy, peace, and health. We might need to keep some physical distance from each other for a while, but we don’t need to shut ourselves in. The outdoors is… Continue reading New Cosmic Year
Florida Sunshine Wishes To All (3/2/2020) - ~ Much love and peace to all of you. Make it a very sunny day, my dear friends Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com🌿 The image here belongs to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com, ©PlantsandBeyond.com 🌱
Awsome Spring Garden Ideas (1/31/2020) - ~Ahhhhh, Spring is just two months away. Isn’t a good time to start planning for the upcoming garden that will enhance the time you spend in nature? Picture your quality evenings ahead. The daylight hours will stretch out longer, the birds and the bees will begin to slowly re-emerge and the plants that have wilted… Continue reading Awsome Spring Garden Ideas
Happy Holidays From Florida (12/25/2019) - ~ Happy Holidays from Florida my lovely Friends. I wish you Peace on Earth, Joy, Hope, and Wonder that this season can bring! 🎄☃️🌟☃️🎄 May your walls know joy, may every room hold laughter, and every window opens to great possibility ~ Mary Anne Radmacher Have a very cheerful holiday season, dear friends. ✨⭐️✨ Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com🌿 The images here… Continue reading Happy Holidays From Florida
4 Things To Consider When Creating An Indoor Garden (11/1/2019) - ~ If you do not have a garden outside, or if you simply want to adopt green living plants, it makes sense to create your very own indoor garden. To get you started, here are a few useful ideas. 1. Consider Plant Varieties What is your final goal when you envision home plants? Do you… Continue reading 4 Things To Consider When Creating An Indoor Garden
Moss Definitely! The Unexpected Benefits Of Moss Gardening (10/28/2019) - ~ While we all want to ensure a beautiful garden, or simply bring the therapeutic benefits of plant life into our lives via houseplants or window boxes, many of us are unaware that our green thumbs may need a bit of help. In the pursuit of raising healthy and beautiful plant life, many of us… Continue reading Moss Definitely! The Unexpected Benefits Of Moss Gardening