For the adventurous and inquisitive, it’s in our nature to pile the fun high,
We’ll worry about rest when we get home.”
or more controversially,
We’ll have plenty of time to sleep when we die.”
If reading the above mimics your inner voice, you’ll be smiling at the reality of what actually happens when you return home.
You rush back, as fast as the winding roads allow, having taken a last minute decision to prolong your stay (because the sun came out, again!). Dump the bags, kids and the dog in the house before scrambling around to prep for the morning after. The working week starts before you know it and by mid-week you’re scratching your head, saying,
It’s like we’ve never been away, but it was FANTASTIC!”
Of course, let’s be realistic, you’re still likely to squeeze this ‘you time’ into your usual packed itinerary. But imagine having a family fun packed morning on Tenby beach followed by a mini mindfulness retreat in the afternoon – time to be silent, connect with nature and calm your busy mind.
How well do you think you’ll sleep that night?!
These wellbeing focused activities are in abundance in Pembrokeshire, yet surprisingly haven’t been on the ‘what’s on’ radar until now. Plus most aren’t as ‘alternative’ as you may think.
Life Seeker exists to provide this kind of inspiration to busy individuals, couples and families on a short break in west Wales.
Playing smart and living well is something we know we should do. We just need a little nudge every now and then to create the right balance.