ADAPT YOUR ENVIRONMENT.
the best relaxing places around your home & garden,-
get your local handyman to come in and put in clip
up points. The more points the better.
up in the sun, in the shade, indoors by a big open
For indoors use, - most people leave the hammock
hanging down the wall as a feature & clip it open
to use. Different places around your home & garden
make a huge difference for mood…the leafy tree,
the pool pagoda…the balcony. It’s really
worthwhile to spend some time finding special clip-up
are very beautiful and creative ways of using hammocks.
you understand the power of a hammock you will love
it forever & wonder how you ever lived without
indigenous tribes of central America say that you are held in the hands
of God when in a hammock.
use of hammocks is becoming the most popular &
its now very trendy.
are very portable especially with the McGuivers, -
Its surprising how portable such extreme luxury can
be! On a picnic, camping, clipped up between your
4x4 and a tree! Some ideas: - Make your own quiet
place. Take your hammock away with you on weekends…it’s
amazing that such comfort can be so easily transported. There
are 100’s of “positions” to also learn in a hammock. Move around
in it …feet up feet down…explore sort
of stretches… you will be amazed what you discover
and it gets better all the time. A great one is to be held in it like an
arm in an arm-sling, sort of sideways.
The more you learn to move with a hammock the more
pleasure it gives. Get to know it and explore.
conventional, head at one end and feet at the other
is just one position that everyone knows and perhaps
the least interesting. You can sit in various Yoga
positions where your back straightens and you can
sit or long periods of time. Try sitting cross-legged
in the hammock with your body pushed up more towards
one side where the strings are!
are a tribal furniture used for centuries, some people
have social “floating lounges” or hammock
lounges its an incredible social space where lots
of hammocks are put together in the same room, balcony,
cabana e.t.c- it is amazing to have this way of relaxing
and way for people to relate from different levels
an in a sort of 3D way as opposed to our conventional
western, more formal floor space, 2D way of relating!
name also originates from the idea of Zen space management,
- clip open - clip closed! An amazing lightness and
simplicity of lifestyle! When you get in the hammock
“flap” the fabric a few times to shake
out dust. This helps to keep it clean. You don’t
have to wash it often. TO CLEAN: - drape the hammock
in a tub (bath) and wash lightly with the strings
held out of the water. Don’t use washing machine,
- it might tangle up. Notice that there is glue in
the knot, which will also wash out with the detergent.
Wall Bolts also loosen and wear, - Always
check them frequently and before using hammock!