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).
Plant A Garden (1/18/2019) - Have a magical day, my friends, full of inspiration.🖼 Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 All photographs belong to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com
Be Near Nature And Change Your Life (1/14/2019) - ~ Have you ever felt peace, rejuvenation, calmness when you find yourself next to Nature? ✨🌳☀️🌿✨ How about taking in the view of breathtaking greenery behind your window? The refreshing and relaxing effect of Green color making a positive effect on our brains. There is a multitude of scientific studies done to this day, proving… Continue reading Be Near Nature And Change Your Life
The Social Network Of Trees (1/11/2019) - ~ Trees invented social media way before humans created the internet. A hidden network creates a thriving community among individual Trees. All life form is interdependent on each other. Plants, trees, grass, bushes, and shrubs are “all alive” albeit in their own way. It’s the Mother Earth which is the foundational source of all life… Continue reading The Social Network Of Trees
6 Tips To Look After Your Yard On A Budget (1/10/2019) - When it comes to taking care or renovating your yard, the misconception is that it’s an incredibly costly and lengthy process. Hiring contractors, landscapers, buying materials and adding those finishing garden touches, expenses definitely seem to add up, right? However, if you are on a budget, but your yard is in need of some serious… Continue reading 6 Tips To Look After Your Yard On A Budget
Happy Weekend Wishes (1/5/2019) - ~ Sharing a bit of Florida Sunshine with all of you, guys. Have an absolutely wonderfully bright and colorful day and weekend, my dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 The image listed here belongs to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com 🌱
A Little Bit Of Heaven (1/3/2019) - ~ Transformations come in packages big and small. Imagine how the lives turn out in this beautiful Romanian village. My thoughts are that people are earthy, honest and super happy. I stared at this green heavenly valley for a while. The simplicity of this lifestyle and earthly beauty purified my heart. Moreover, I think just… Continue reading A Little Bit Of Heaven
Fresh Start With Flower Containers (1/2/2019) - ~ My front door Coleus beauty happily greets all of you on the very first day of 2019. Love, hugs, peace, and a sense of awe – that is what my plant baby sends to the world to all of you, my friends. Here is a little prep that went on a month ago and… Continue reading Fresh Start With Flower Containers
Winter Wonderland (12/26/2018) - ~ Happy and Warm Wednesday 🎄☃️🌟☃️🎄. This is so majestic ✨. Anyone knows where these giants are located? The forest’ hybernating energy that exudes from this heavenly place puts me in a trance. I think these hard-working trees, even in their resting state sending healing to whoever visits them, even though the electronic screen ✨🌟✨.… Continue reading Winter Wonderland
Golden Shower Tree. (12/17/2018) - This idea came to me in a dream, MGM – Monday garden feature – a one-minute segment about what is cooking in the garden 🙂 🌱 Meet Caccia Fistula Tree that surprised us with these golden flowers that resembled trays of the sun. Hope this post Brightens your day as much as it did mine. MGM -did it… Continue reading Golden Shower Tree.
Serene Sunset (12/15/2018) - This sunset was truly serene. Thank you my sweet pooches for taking me outside to get refreshed and mystified. Get outside, dear friends. Absorb the Nature’s bounty and rebalance your spirits. Vitamin G is waiting for you. Ground yourself and release all the unwanted energy. Every sunset is an opportunity to reset. Feel renewed and refreshed.… Continue reading Serene Sunset