THE GOODLAND JOURNAL
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The JOURNAL is a place to share stories, practices, guides, inspiration, interviews, and insights.
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THE ART OF JAPANESE BATHING
In Japan, soaking in a tub at home, wellness spa (onsen), or public bath (sento) is a deeply rooted cultural tradition that has been followed for centuries.
JOBI MANSON OF Sēfari
Jobi Manson's connection to water and the elements is eternally at the forefront. Jobi is the founder of Sēfari—a platform to explore the elements of presence through guided immersions.
A Place to Pause: AIKA
Along the Sea-to-Sky in British Columbia’s Squamish Valley you can find AIKA—a private wilderness spa experience. Tucked within the coastal rainforest with the serene sound...
Something New: GOODLAND Bath Towels
What transforms a good soak into a great soak? When you’re intentional about each element of your bathing experience, it can become something genuinely transformative,...
Interview: Jobi Manson of Sēfari
Whether in her California home or while traveling, Jobi Manson's connection to water and the elements is eternally at the forefront. An artist, sculptor, and...
Wood Fired Hot Tub FAQs Deep Dive
We try to keep the answers to wood fired hot tub FAQs short and sweet, but sometimes 50 words doesn’t hit the mark. When you...
How Trees Can Teach Us Mindful Design
Article by Ben Dreith. Ben Dreith is a fiction and essay writer living in Brooklyn. He is currently the US editor for the design publication Dezeen....
7 Land Artists We're Inspired By
We believe in working with nature, not against it. And, we find inspiration from design that takes its cues from nature, calls attention to our planet,...
Sensory Check-In: Touch
Our senses bring us into the present moment. By noticing—really noticing—what’s around us, we’re able to truly experience where we are in space and time....
Interview: Storyteller & author Lindsey Bro
Writer and storyteller Lindsey Bro has always been curious about the things that we as humans are drawn to and why. A travel, food, and...
Honouring Time: Hideaway Creative on Blending Work and Life
Article by Jordyn and Ben Giesbrecht of Hideaway Creative Time is something we constantly seek out in our search for rest—and how we spend our time is often...