I saw the headline of this article, “Forest bathing takes tree hugging to new extremes,” and immediately pictured these lunatics being naked and hosing themselves down next to trees, you guys.
But thankfully, “forest bathing” doesn’t have anything to do with naked hippies showering around trees. Nope. Forest bathing is, and I’m not making this up, “walking very slowly through the forest – while thinking about walking very slowly through the forest.”
Just soak that in, folks. Because they’re calling it “revolutionary.”
This is our world.
Forest bathing is the hot new thing, and it’s all about “soaking in the wonders of the forest.” And listen, I love nature (except for the bugs.) I love forests. No one would argue that it can be absolutely lovely to walk through a forest. Forests are awesome. read more