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Types of Recreational Activities

Types of Recreational Activities

Types of Recreational Activities All of us at some time or another may find ourselves stuck in our daily routines and it is important that we take the time to revitalise our minds and our bodies and take time out to enjoy some recreation.  There are many activities, both indoor and outdoor that you can enjoy.

Getting Back In Touch With Nature

Getting Back In Touch With Nature

Getting Back In Touch With Nature There is simply no arguing that there is something deeply calming, satisfying, and soothing about spending time in nature. It can feel like returning to visit an old friend again after years apart, with just a week in the outdoors often leaving you wondering why you ever decided to abandon it in the first place. But just being in nature is one thing, and truly reconnecting with it something else entirely. There is a…

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Importance of Having a Philosophy of Life

Importance of Having a Philosophy of Life

Importance of Having a Philosophy of Life Everyone has a personal philosophy and most people do not even realise that they have one and most people would not be able to articulate it either.  Many also do not really know whom they really are or what they hope to gain in this life.

Fractals In Nature

Fractals In Nature

The Power Of Natural Fractals Above all of our other sense, sight is arguably the most influential on the human species as a whole. Much of our daily lives are built around our ability to perceive the world around us through our vision, and scientists have discovered that there are a lot of unseen influences on our minds that we would otherwise never know existed.

What is Yoga Therapy?

What is Yoga Therapy?

What is Yoga Therapy? Yoga therapy is making use of yoga, postures, meditation and pranayama, to assist the body with healing and balance.  There are certain aspects of yoga that have shown to have healing properties.  It is important to understand that these practices are not for treating or healing medical conditions, but they can supplement traditional therapy.  Always consult your doctor before trying yoga therapy.  This article will look at a few medical conditions where yoga therapy may help.

The Benefits Of Exercising Regularly

The Benefits Of Exercising Regularly

The Benefits Of Exercising Regularly We’ve been told for decades that one of the healthiest recreational activities we can engage in is simple exercise. It’s something that many people tend to shrug off, as exercise means taking time out of the day to do physical activity. It’s not always possible, especially in a world where our time is more precious then ever.

How to Strengthen Your Self-Discipline

How to Strengthen Your Self-Discipline

How to Strengthen Your Self-Discipline Let’s face it. In order to achieve your goals and dreams, you need to practise self-discipline. The best piece of advice we’ve ever received in regards to building self-discipline is that it’s like a muscle – the more you exercise it, the stronger it will get. Here’s how to do just that. Identify a Focus Point Before you can work on self-discipline, you first need to identity an area of focus. Do you want to…

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The Philosophy of Happiness

The Philosophy of Happiness

The Philosophy of Happiness Throughout the ages, philosophers have been willing to impart their wisdom on how to live a happy life to those who were willing to listen. This begs the question of whether the ability the live a happy life is based solely on one’s mental approach and how much we allow others to influence our happiness. Here we explore the concept of achieving happiness by consulting with some of the world’s most renowned ancient philosophers, as well…

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The Science Behind Why Nature is Relaxing

The Science Behind Why Nature is Relaxing

The Science Behind Why Nature is Relaxing We are all familiar with the intense feeling of calm which washes over us when we get out of the city and into nature. You may have previously thought that it’s all in your head, but the truth is that spending time in the great outdoors has been scientifically proven to improve quality of life. Not only will you get exercise, but you’ll also get to enjoy lower stress levels and a rejuvenation…

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A Breakdown of 9 Popular Styles of Yoga

A Breakdown of 9 Popular Styles of Yoga

A Breakdown of 9 Popular Styles of Yoga There are many different types of yoga to choose from whether you’re looking for a more physically challenging or a relaxing, meditative class. So how does one go about choosing the most suitable style? We suggest trying a few different styles before deciding on a favourite, but even if you’re an established yogi it’s a good idea to explore different styles to challenge yourself and break out of your comfort zone. Hatha…

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