#whywefloat – from Float Ambassador, Laura Simpson

There is one common thing that prevents me from being happy, being successful, feeling love fully – all of the good things in life: a lack of stillness. When I think about being still, I remember being 12 years old, high up in a tree, watching the world go on below me and feeling invisible…

Palmer’s Blog: Nothing

This blog post by our very own slice of heaven, Palmer, is one that many of you will likely resonate with.  Many folks come into floating with expectations of how they would like their experience to go.  Whether it be listening to Joe Rogan’s podcast or hearing about a friend’s experience, it is easy to…

What Happens if I Fall Asleep During my Float?

Have you ever floated and caught yourself nodding off, so close to sleeping that your body twitches and startles you? While hypnic jerks are common during the transition of wakefulness and the dreamlike state of floating, bypassing that stage and falling asleep is also common. This prompts many to ask “What happens if I fall…

Floating and Self-Care

The term self-care has been a prominent buzz word that I’ve been hearing a lot lately.  For entrepreneurs, self-care should be a priority yet we manage to put everything and everyone else ahead of our owns needs which can lead to stress, burnout and even resentment. Self-care is a very active and powerful choice to engage…

Summer Float Practice 2017

UPDATE: Hey folks, as of meow, we’ve SOLD OUT of our Summer Float Practice Packages.  Thank you to all who are participating! It’s that time of the year again! Our beloved Summer Float Practice will begin on July 2nd, going on sale Monday, June 12th (via our online store or in person).  All the details…

Taran’s Update From The Road

The last time I wrote for The Floatation Centre, I was shaping up to ship out on my cross-Canada backpacking adventure. Now I’ve returned, and would like to imagine that the trip has taught me a number of things about myself and about people in general. The trip lasted seven months. I left with $200.00…

Frequent Floater Profile – Ryan Leblanc

Say hello to Ryan! Ryan has been a regular with us since September! In addition to being a monthly member, Ryan has used our Float With A Friend Thursdays to introduce many people to floating. It’s always so great to catch up with Ryan and meet some of his lovely friends! 1. Tell us a lil’…

Tones for Tanks Creator, Joel Waddell

Meet Joel Waddell.  Nestled in Dartmouth, he is an Audio Engineer and Musician in groups such as Rich Aucoin and Beauts, and is the brains and heart responsible for our Tones for Tanks (TM) Solfeggio Frequencies for our floatation therapy tanks.  We wanted to get cozy and get the “WHY?” behind Joel’s drive to create these…

Karmic Exchange Day – December 7th

Mark your calendars! Make an offer!  The Floatation Centre is excited to announce that we will be having our very first Karmic Exchange Day this holiday season. Our intention is to give first-time floaters the chance to float with a different type of exchange than regular currency. What you bring fourth is up to you!…

Post-Float Tunes – Lindsay’s Pick

Each person who works here has a deep connection with music. Today, we were discussing albums that we listen to post-float and thought “heck, let’s share this with our pals” and ask YOU, our dear float family: What tunes do you put on to keep the bliss running through your bones? It is no secret that…