Water features and table top fountains have become more popular in the last decade. Part of this is because the sound of water has long been known to be soothing and relaxing, and is often used during meditation. Many people enjoy the sound of running water in their daily lives.
If you've ever spent some time in an adirondack chair then you know how comfortable and relaxing they are. If you haven't ever had the chance to try one out, you owe it to yourself to do so as soon as you get a chance. There is just something genuinely satisfying about them.
Here's an important thing to know about hammocks: they are not all created equal. The classic image of a relaxing summer day spent with cool lemonade in hand, gently swaying all your cares away on your hammock, quickly goes away if you aren't in the right one. I know everyone thinks that a classic rope hammock is the way to go, but I have discovered that there's a better way.In 1999 I spent my summer traveling on the Oregon coast for six weeks.