Step back a bit. Take a long, hard look at your everyday life. If you live in a city, any city in a highly urbanized state or nation, then you probably see yourself rushing to work every single day, taking business calls even while you are still in your cab or car, starting work while getting there, fumbling with your carton mug of coffee, all stressed out with an endless barrage of meetings, product presentations, brainstorming sessions and video conferences.
Truth be told, our lives are simply so complicated and chock full of work these days. Sure, the internet and a lot of other technological advancements have made our work easier and quicker, but because business has become global, time zones no longer matter, work hours extend to ungodly hours and we have to stay on top with our responsibilities that are updated real time.
Need you be reminded that studies have shown that stress, especially in the workplace, results in a lot of real and common health issues? Why not try and slow down your pace sometime? Find time to soothe your limbs and learn the art of enjoying “doing nothing”? Why not start by getting a cotoneaster bonsai?
Growing a Cotoneaster Bonsai
Growing a cotoneaster bonsai is an easy, foot in the water first dip into the art of growing bonsai. You might have seen it in films or television and might have been put off that it has always been an old man or woman who tends to these miniature trees. But think about it, most of the time, the characters that take care of these reel bonsai trees are always calm and wise. The stereotype does have a lot of truth in it. Get a cotoneaster bonsai and learn that the art form is one that anyone can learn as long as he or she is committed to slowing down and relishing the things in life that take time to mature and mellow. A cotoneaster bonsai is perfect for beginners since it allows you to make amateur mistakes and teaches you the basic points of the art form.
Bonsai growing need not be complex, you really do not need to be an expert in it, you can stay at the level of growing cotoneaster bonsai trees all you want, as long as you enjoy its benefits. The ornate, complex trees that need expert, knowing hands to grow can wait, be assured that even the cotoneaster bonsai can give you all the benefits of the art form.
So go ahead, read up on the basics and get your first cotoneaster bonsai so that you take your first step into serenity and live a balanced, relaxed life. You will not only live longer, but you will learn to appreciate the finer things in life in this microwave age. The benefits will start pouring in as you take your baby steps into the hobby.
Key thing, know what you want, have a concrete plan and stick to it. That is all it really takes to appreciate this art form.