Why A Day In The Park?
It is incredible how we can focus on the difficult side of life and can often ignore the most amazing and beautiful things around us. We spend our day worrying about deadlines, annoyed over colleagues, frustrated with family. and disappointed in our circumstances. Sometimes we need to put life back into perspective.
One of the easiest ways to put our stress back into perspective is to move from our “belly buttons out to the rest of the world”. Click to tweet
How can we quickly put life back into perspective?
It is easy to let our perspective on life get distorted, especially when we don’t have a proper balance in our life. Sometimes we neglect doing the simple things that can help us to refocus, re-energize and restore our mental health.
An easy way to do that is to move from looking inwards at ourselves and our situation to moving outwards and noticing the awesome things that are occurring all around us. Take a moment to push the pause button. Get outside and notice the beauty around you.
Beverly’s Hot Tip For Spending A Day In The Park and Celebrating Canada Parks Day:
We live in a great world, where nature is taken for granted. Today is Canada Parks Day. So put life back into perspective by checking out one of our local, provincial, or national parks.
- Really notice the trees and the flowers, the birds and the bees.
- Take a moment to breathe in the peace of the world.
- Let the warmth of the summer sun penetrate your mind and soul and bring you some much-needed perspective on the daily stressors we face.
If you have some strategies to share – comment on this posting!
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