Using Hammocks for Childbirth
2016-05-05

Using Hammocks for Childbirth

Recent years have seen a revival in natural birthing methods. Soon-to-be parents are increasingly opting for home births, guidance from midwives and doulas, and more unique options such as water births or hypnosis. One method that is beginning to grow in popularity is the use of hammocks as a prop during delivery. Long used by Mayan communities in southern Mexico, the hammock is a practical tool to assist any natural birth.
Yoga Poses with Hammocks
2016-05-03

Yoga Poses with Hammocks

The yoga practice known as aerial yoga or suspension yoga achieved fame when well-known celebrities started embracing the practice.
Zipline Hammocking
2016-04-27

Zipline Hammocking

Extreme hammocking can be done in a number of places—on the edge of a cliff, from the highest branches of a tree, or even on a zip line, as Adam Berk prefers. In these two videos, Berk shows us how to both set up and take down a hammock on a zip line canopy tour in Boone, N.C.
Best Hammocks For the Home
2016-04-25

Best Hammocks For the Home

Many people have started using hammocks in their homes as decorations and for comfort. Even when the cold and snow set in, people can enjoy relaxing indoors. A few reasons to bring your hammock inside include having a fun conservation piece, health benefits for yourself and your kids, and the ability to move it wherever you want. Incorporating a hammock into your space includes choosing the right one. Depending on which room you plan to use and its size, there are a few options to consider. From a family hammock to a kids hammock, you can choose from multiple colors and styles to reflect whatever decorating pallet you have in each room.