Find Water to Find Happiness

Find Water to Find Happiness

Whether you prefer an ocean, a lake, or pond, studies have shown that spending time near water has a positive impact on our well-being. Some of the most poignant scenes in movies show a main character alone on a beach, staring out into the sea for answers. Cliche or not, there's something to the idea that bodies of water provide a special kind of calm. Think about your ideal vacation; might it include reading a book or sipping a cocktail with your toes in the sand? What is it about the view that makes people pay hefty price tags for waterfront real estate?

From lulling you toward a good night's sleep, to providing some much-needed clarity, learn more about your 'blue mind,' and why you might just need to find water to find happiness.

Why Being Near Water Really Does Make Us Happier

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In addition to the Friday Happiness Post and  Thriving Attorney, Darin M. Klemchuk is founder of Klemchuk LLP, a litigation, intellectual property, and transactional law firm located in Dallas, Texas.  He also co-founded Project K, a charity devoted to changing the world one random act of kindness at a time.  Click to read more about Darin Klemchuk's practice as an intellectual property lawyer.

 

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