FLOAT Boston opened in 2015, but floating has been around much longer. Explore 50 years of public floating with us.Continue reading 50 years of commercial floating
Tag Archives: Dr. John C. Lilly
Some things never change
Although the environment for floating is carefully constructed and controlled, it doesn’t stop every float being its own unique experience. This is true, not only from person to person, but also from float to float. The float tank is a neutral environment, but every individual brings in their own unique state of mind and body. It’s one of the reasons we always recommend playing around with different times of day (and days of the week) when you’re starting to float, so that you can find what you enjoy most consistently for your own practice.Continue reading Some things never change
Floating: the ultimate wingman for New Year’s resolutions
As you consider what changes you want to make in your life for the new year, it’s worth also spending some time thinking about how you are going to make sure that you actually follow through with them.Continue reading Floating: the ultimate wingman for New Year’s resolutions
Where did float tanks come from?
Hopping into a soundproof, light-proof box filled with saltwater may be a popular relaxation therapy today, but those just discovering it are likely asking themselves: “who came up with this strange device, and when were float tanks developed?” In order to answer those questions, we first have to ask “why did they want to make them in the first place?”Continue reading Where did float tanks come from?
How to learn to love yourself (and others!)
Let’s talk about loving yourself. It’s that time of year when partners and paramours really try to show their affection to their special someone. Alternatively, for the unattached, this time of year can be a reminder of our own isolation (and after 2020, that’s something we don’t need more of).Continue reading How to learn to love yourself (and others!)