Definition of mindfulness
1 : the quality or state of being mindful
2 : the practice of maintaining a nonjudgmental state of heightened or complete awareness of one's thoughts, emotions, or experiences on a moment-to-moment basis; also : such a state of awareness
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There are four metrics the watch uses to track health: activity, mindfulness (e.g., taking deep breaths and other ways to relieve stress), sleep tracking and nutrition.
Living small has come to signal environmental mindfulness and restrained consumerism.
But his rules are solid, simple and easy to remember, relying heavily on principles of mindfulness and proportion.
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