I admit; I’m a dreamer. And today my imagination is off sowing its wild oats in a tropical paradise.
Positivity researchers say that mind-travelling to a “Happy Place” is a valid happiness-enhancing strategy with powerful emotional benefits. Skeptical? Let’s put it to the test with some palm therapy, why don’t we? C’mon!
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Few images evoke that unmistakable vacation feeling & falling stress levels like a swaying palm.
Sunny serenity. Sea-scrubbed air. Salty freedom.
The legendary palm lives up to its lore & is a must for any honest-to-goodness, bona-fide tropical paradise.
After swaying palms welcome us to paradise, they immediately issue a demand: Slow down.
As our clenched shoulders & saturated psyches begin to relax, we oblige with deep-belling breathing. And movement that slows to the speed of sloth.
Palms sway to a song stirring in the distance–the sound of crashing waves lulling our brains to peace.
Photo: Diane Smith
The Dalai Palma. Exhale anxiety and inhale calm.
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You know how sometimes life starts to feel too serious?
Never less so than in the shade of a towering palm.
Throw in a thatched roof & all bets of returning to over-seriousness are off.
Ahh…the soothing silhouette. (Makes you want to close your eyes, take a deep breath, & just feel good, doesn't it?)
The iconic image signals:
• An instant laid-back, Rasta vibe (time to unplug & recharge)
• A tranquil zone where high-frequency brain beta waves (anxiety)
give way to alpha waves (calm)
• A place to put down our phones & hold somebody’s hand
• A place to lock into the feeling—the deep inner knowing—that no
matter what life throws at us, “every little thing gonna be alright.”
(Bob Marley, of course)
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