A Good Path Always Includes Breaks


Stay up to date, be part of a community and show your support.





Subscribe to our newsletter

By subscribing, you agree with Revue’s Terms of Service and Privacy Policy and understand that Zen Breaks will receive your email address.

Zen Breaks
A Good Path Always Includes Breaks
By Zen Breaks • Issue #41 • View online
ZEN BREAKS 41 - Only by stopping can we see the way - learn to stop more often

“Almost everything will work if you unplug it for a few minutes… including you.” ― Anne Lamott
122. Muscle Relaxation and Much More
Progressive Muscle Relaxation Training
Progressive Muscle Relaxation Training
The suggestion I bring you this week includes a very special mix.
It offers a simple and effective relaxation, combining several elements that I had never found to be used simultaneously, such as:
  • muscle relaxation
  • corporal conscience
  • breathing exercises
  • visualization of body members
  • calming voiceover
  • relaxing music.
All this in a simple 15-minute exercise that allows you to relax various parts of the body.
It also has the advantage of being performed sitting in a chair. This allows it to be easily practiced in the workplace, without the need for any preparation or specific space.
As it consists of a sequence of relaxation of muscles, we can even make shorter adaptations. In other words, we can go on repeating each of the parts in brief periods of pauses in which we relax only one of the muscles.
I liked it a lot, try it, I think you will like it and feel more relaxed. Your body deserves and will thank you for this attention.
123. You Only Have 1 Minute? Ok, That’s Enough to Relax
If you think you don’t have 15 minutes to relax, you have 1 minute for sure.
Here are two very simple options that you can use to take short breaks during the day.
Remember: the more often you take short breaks, the more productive and relaxed you will feel.
Micro pauses
Micro pauses
1 Minute Office Chair Yoga - Yoga at your Desk - Flow #1
1 Minute Office Chair Yoga - Yoga at your Desk - Flow #1
"Positive Words" Personal Journal
"Positive Words" Personal Journal
Positive Words Journal: One Positive Word a Day Journal. A Notebook Journal for a Happy Life (Get to Know Yourself Journals)
"How To Be Calmer" eBooks
"How To Be Calmer" eBooks
“How To Calm Down” eBooks series - simple and practical ways to reduce stress in you daily life, by Zen Michael.
Thank you for sharing this moment. Remember that a few Breaks everyday keeps the stress away. Practice it.
Spread peace and joy: share this Zen Breaks weekly newsletter with you friends.
Did you enjoy this issue?
Become a member for $2 per month
Don’t miss out on the other issues by Zen Breaks
Zen Breaks

A weekly newsletter that inspires you to create moments of calm, joy, and peace in your daily life. Reduce stress, be more creative and live more in the present moment. Subscribe and share with your friends.

You can manage your subscription here.
If you were forwarded this newsletter and you like it, you can subscribe here.
Powered by Revue