Tag Archives: connect with nature

“The Explorer” Handbag Giveaway

The post that many of you are waiting for is here! A while ago we mentioned (see previous post) that we would be giving away a beautiful leather handbag (named as a clue) to promote our “Next Step” secret project. … Continue reading

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Earth Day is Here!

It’s Earth Day 2016 and the excitement here is building as we earnestly prepare for this weekend and the reawakening of our gardens and yoga barn. Weather has caused delays to garden improvements scheduled for completion, but finally, we’re back … Continue reading

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Look Up, Around and Down

Last evening there was a rare event that we could see from our gardens in Northeastern Pennsylvania, USA. A total lunar eclipse of the Supermoon. It’s actually being called a Bloodmoon because of the reddish color it took on from … Continue reading

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Synchronicity and the Stepping Stone

It is with mixed emotions that I write this post. Yesterday marked the end of a 30-month chapter in our book. The Lil Yoga Barn’s community gathered on the decks and practiced together at the farewell class taught by Angela … Continue reading

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Broken Delphinium Flowerhead

An English cottage garden brushed with the regal spires of blue delphinium in early summer is a coveted scene for many. These tall, top-heavy beauties tower above the phlox and foxgloves. Often times the weight of the flower head will … Continue reading

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Getting into the Vortex

Law of Attraction fact- Do what you love and more of it will come to you. A few cooler overcast days preceded by two inches of rain made for perfect, day-long, working-weather in my book. So, for the past few … Continue reading

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Fall

“Fall”, the name is so appropriate. Living in the Northeast United States, we are blessed with a change in seasons. The temperatures fall and the leaves begin their annual color change. The chlorophyll which gives the plants their green color … Continue reading

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Garden Wedding-Follow Your Bliss

Seven years ago when I planted the first perennial on our property I had envisioned our gardens hosting weddings. I hoped that one day I would see a bride walking along the grass path to a location where a large … Continue reading

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Bracelets on branches

Bracelets on branches and whiskers on kittens, it’s so cold outside I wish I had mittens! Last year at this time we were seeing branches laden with forsythia, star magnolia and willow. This year spring is holding out on us. … Continue reading

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Grounding

While on a women’s retreat in October I had a chance meeting with Angela Preat, a yoga instructor, who had a winning smile, calming voice and subdued demeanor, someone I wanted to become friends with. I learned that she was … Continue reading

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