Mindful Walking: The Secret Language of Nature (Hardcover)

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Mindful Walking: The Secret Language of Nature (Hardcover)

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Discover the joy—and health benefits—of walking and seeing the natural world.

In this delightful guide, Alice Peck explains how, rather than simply providing a way of getting from one place to another, the simple practice of walking can have huge benefits for us, both physically and mentally, from aging more slowly to sparking creativity. When we walk mindfully, we can reconnect with our body and the earth beneath our feet and discover a sense of calm. Walking outside also offers us a chance to be in nature, which improves our health and wellbeing, evokes awe, and nurtures our soul. With inspiration for ways to walk, including forest-bathing (strolling through trees and wooded areas), earthing (walking barefoot in the mud), embracing friluftsliv—the Norwegian philosophy of enjoying the outdoors, and even a trip round the block, as well as easy meditations to try, Mindful Walking will soon get you on your feet and out of the house to enjoy the healing effects of taking a walk.
Drawn to finding the sacred in everyday things, Alice Peck is the author of The Green Cure, Be More Tree, Mindful Walking, and The Secret Language of Herbs, all published by CICO Books. With Chris Grosso she co-wrote Dead Set on Living—Making the Difficult but Beautiful Journey from F#*king Up to Waking Up. Her writing has appeared in Center for Humans & Nature, Spirituality & Health, Daily Good, and The Mountain Record. As an editor, she focuses on creativity, mind, and spirit, collaborating with Zen teachers, Tibetan Buddhist psychotherapists, meditation instructors, novelists, and more. She lives in Red Hook, Brooklyn, New York with her family. Find out more at www.facebook.com/alice.peck.1
Product Details ISBN: 9781800650886
ISBN-10: 1800650884
Publisher: CICO Books
Publication Date: February 8th, 2022
Pages: 144
Language: English
Mindful Walking will soon get you on your feet and out - Naturally Good Health