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Thank you to everyone, everywhere who joined us on Earth Day 2022 to set the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® title for the most photos of people hugging trees uploaded to Instagram in one hour!

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Go outside to boost your oxytoxin 🌳💚

Did you know that hugging a tree releases stress and increases levels of oxytoxin - a hormone responsible for emotional boding, feeling safe and calm? 😍

We are not a part of nature, we ARE nature 💚 That’s why when we reconnect with nature, we reconnect with ourselves.

It feels like a wave of calmness and safety flushes over my whole entire body every time I hug a tree 🥰 Such a powerful feeling! 💚

Have you ever hugged a tree? 🌳🌲🌴

#mindfulness #mindful #nature #naturelovers #naturephoto #nature_perfection #natureisawesome #partofnature #hugs_for_trees #hugatreechallenge #hugatree #treehuggers #natureisbeautiful #wearenature #mindfulliving #meditation #oxytocinvibes #oxytocin #stressrelief #stressmanagement #stressreduction

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ℋ𝒶𝓋𝑒 𝓎𝑜𝓊 𝑒𝓋𝑒𝓇 𝒽𝓊𝑔𝑔𝑒𝒹𝒶 𝓉𝓇𝑒𝑒? 🌳
Hai mai abbracciato un albero?

Proviamo a farti provare la sensazione che si sente 💖

Ogni albero trasmette qualcosa di diverso…

#nature #hugatree #hugatreechallenge #viralnature #doginnature #hugme #lovetree #abbracciami #abbracciaunalbero

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When was the last time you hugged a tree?!
📸: Field Instructor, Becca
#hugatree #hugatreechallenge #calwoodeducationcenter #calwoodschoolprograms #outdooreducation #environmentaleducation #meetatree #outdoorprograms

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Gotta hug a tree everyday

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بمناسبة مؤتمر المناخ وكدة my official pictures of #cop27
#cop27egypt #world #worldtraveler #egypt #ksa #dubai #kuwait #nature #savetheplanet #save #green #tree #hug #hugatreechallenge #hugatree #norhan #norhanemad

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Yesterday my bff text me asking me if I wanted to go on an adventure I say yes I felt the need to be out doors and in nature what I didn’t anticipate was my urgency to Hug 🤗 a tree 🌳 yes you read right HUG A TREE and I wander and ask my self why did I felt this way and this what I found out.

“Hugging A Tree Increases Levels Of Hormone Oxytocin. This Hormone Is Responsible For Feeling Calm And
Emotional Bonding. When Hugging A Tree, The Hormones Serotonin And Dopamine Make You Feel Happier.”

I do encourage you to try it
.thank you joyfulpurposeyogi for capturing this moments
#hugatree #hugatreechallenge #treehug #calm #relax #mindfulness #manifestyourreality #lululemon #mividacomolasoñé #emotionalbundling #happy #pnwadventures #pnwwonderland

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For every record-breaking entry, REI will donate $1, up to $10,000, for reforestation of redwoods in the Santa Cruz mountains.

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