Cacao & creativity go hand in hand. Creativity comes when the body and brain are at ease and the heart is open. When there is time to let the mind wander and play.
Creativity is a state of playfulness, related to the right side of the brain, which also deals with aesthetics and feelings.
We would state that to get the creative juices flowing, the inner child should be active.
Children are highly creative. They dare to take risks and just explore without judgment. We would state that to get the creative juices flowing, the inner child should be active. Aka, your 'wild child'.
There are several components in chocolate that activate this state of being, ideal to be artistic.
Magnesium relaxes the body and reduces stress levels, as well as polyphenols (antioxidants).
AN OPEN MIND & HEART
Theobromine stimulates the heart and increases the blood flow throughout the whole body, meaning: you will feel more present and open. They also improve cognition and give focus.
The phenylethylamine and anandamide in chocolate activate the 'love & bliss' hormones that are indirectly related to feel freer, content and playful.
It is even said that PEA slows down our perception of time....
Combine a cup of 100% pure cacao with a dance practice. Journaling. Healing practise. Singing, painting or during a brainstorm meeting at work. And let us know if you can tap into your wild child. 🐯
TRY FOR YOURSELF Wanna get a creative boost? 20 grams of pure ceremonial cacao is enough to already stimulate heart and brain activity! Order our chocolate here.