If you are interested in living a zero-waste lifestyle, you should know that it will extend to all areas of your life eventually. This includes your shopping habits, your diet, your social life, and even your hobbies, if you are diligent enough about it! If you’re looking to enjoy a fun hobby while also keeping your waste and environmental impact to a minimum, here are 5 fantastic pastimes to try out. The planet will thank you for it!
If you’re looking for ways to have fun and get fit, but the usual jogging, cycling or gym doesn’t appeal to you, fear not. There are several other recreational activities that will give you a great work out, and are loads of fun too. 1. Plogging Plogging is jogging with a difference, and its not only more fun, its better for the environment too. Derived from the Swedish words plocka upp, plogging involves jogging and picking up litter at the…
Yoga is great exercise for everyone, male or female, of any age. It’s also an on going practice, so you can always partake, no matter what skill level you may be, or how accomplished you have become. But some people find yoga intimidating, so we’ve compiled a list of tips that will help beginners get into the groove and feel right at home.
Getting Started with Mindfulness Meditation Mindfulness meditation has been proven to have a positive effect on the symptoms of depression and anxiety and many have reported feeling significantly calmer after consistent mindfulness meditation practise. If you’re looking to get started, here is a step-by-step guide to mindfulness meditation.
Give Yourself a Wellness Check You may have heard of welfare checks where a person requests someone in a position of authority to check up on the well being of an individual, but have you ever thought of applying a similar principle to yourself? Of course there is no need to call on someone in a position of authority, but you may well need to pay a visit to a medical professional to ensure that all is in order. A…
Low Cost Hobbies for Everyone to Enjoy Are you looking for a way to fill up your spare time? Hobbies are entertaining, fulfilling, and can really enhance your life. There are numerous benefits to spending time doing something you enjoy for no reason except that you are having fun, and it doesn’t necessarily have to cost an arm and a leg!
8 Celebrations For Seasonal Living Living seasonally should be done in smalls ways every day. That does not mean there aren’t opportunities for meaningful celebrations during the year. The basic calendar of festivals is more familiar in its northern hemisphere format, but this can easily be adapted for the southern hemisphere.
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 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…
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.