The sun rises and sets every single day all around the world. Whether the sun simply passes over the horizon or the sky turns an intense shade of red and light blue, did you know that observing this beautiful gift from Mother Nature is beneficial for your mental AND physical health?!?! Nope, I’m not pulling your arm! There are multiple studies and research that all support incorporating sunsets into your daily life - - how cool is that?
"According to research by psychological scientists of Stanford University Graduate School of Business and Minnesota Carlson School of Management, the studies found that jaw-dropping moments [like breathtaking sunsets 🌅 ] made participants feel like they had more time available and helped them more patient, less materialistic, and more willing to volunteer time to help others." –Science Daily
Nope, the view from up here ain’t too shabby. Gidget (my adorable Chihuahua and #sunsetchaser assistant) experiencing what the view is like a little higher up than one foot.
“Nature is fuel for the soul. Often when we feel depleted we reach for a cup of coffee, but research suggests a better way to get energized is to connect with nature.”- Richard Ryan, Ph.D
Soooooo feel free to pass on this blog post to your boss as your #hallpass to take a quick break from work to watch sunset! OK, so maybe your boss wouldn’t be too thrilled with this idea, BUT just because you have to miss watching sunset more often than not, how about the next best thing - - a breathtaking sunset image!
AND it just so happens that I have just what the doctor ordered here at The Sunset Shop - - magical sunset images perfect for your home, office, and even while you’re on the go with the #SunsetTribe FREE mobile + desktop downloads!
AND if you love these sunsets, come chase sunsets with me + join the #SunsetTribe! You'll receive:
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April 06, 2021
As a sunset chasing photographer who splits time between Costa Rica and Savannah...Let's chat about my favorite places to chase sunset in Savannah!
March 26, 2021
Batten down the hatches at the beaches, because Semana Santa starts next week here in Costa Rica.
Click here to read more on Semana Santa in Costa Rica...and my recommendations if you plan on traveling to Costa Rica during Easter week!
March 19, 2021
Did you know that in Costa Rica, year round sunset is always around 5-6PM? Yep, even during the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere on June 21st, with the sun going down in some place at 9PM, sunset in Costa Rica is at 6:02PM....what?!?!
Click here to find out!