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…

Float Tunes – Shawn’s Pick

From Shawn, our Float Host and all-around INCREDIBLE guy! As a frequent floater, I like to change things up while in the tank.  Sometimes I to listen to music. This mix of songs represents the dream like state I sometimes go into while floating.  Jumping from thought to thought.  Some of the songs I have…

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…

Why I do What I do: Maggie, Physiotherapist

I love the body. I have been fascinated with the body ever since realizing I had the power to make mine feel better. I wasn’t a particularly athletic, or health-conscious kid. Up until my early twenties, I was known as the person in my group of friends who ate the worst, and exercised the least…

Ayurvedic Tips for Staying Cool This Summer Part Two: Dinacharya

Part Two of in-house Ayurvedia Specialist, Stephanie Kincade’s Tips for Staying Cool This Summer.  Part One can be found here. There are many things Ayurveda can recommend to help cool us down and bring our Pitta (and other Doshas) back into balance.  In part one I specifically looked at tips to do with food.  In this…

Ayurvedic Tips for Staying Cool This Summer Part One: Food

Ah Summer; Pitta season, or the season that has the most in common with Pitta Dosha at least. Pitta is composed of the elements of fire (primarily) and water (to a lesser degree). It has hot, oily, sharp, light, sour, fluid, and pungent attributes – many of the same qualities we think of to describe…

Frequent Floater Profile: John Rockwell

We immediately feel our selves calm down when John enters TFC for his weekly floats.  So it shouldn’t be a surprise that he teaches meditation internationally via Shambhala and brings this incredible presence to our space.  He is a lovely, lovely human being. [I’ve been staring at the computer screen, trying to put into words…

Are You Experiencing? 3 Floats for $99

Like Yoga, Floating is a practice.  You won’t get all the answers in your first float, but it’s a great start.  All our guests we chat with have hearts in their eyes after that key third float – they’re locked in! They *get it* and are hooked on the blissful effects of floating.  We’re all…

#WhyWeFloat: Natalie

We use the word ‘compassionate’ here to describe the team that we’ve attracted.  There is no one more caring and compassionate about your experience here than Natalie.  Nat is part of The Tea Hive Collective, a group that provides harm reduction services//psychedelic support and creates safer spaces (primarily at music festivals).  What she brings to…