Finca Sagrada

October 27, 2016

Sharing our new community.

Recently we have been blessed with four new people joining us on the land. As we all have ponchos we decided to get coordinated .    Declan […]
October 19, 2016

Planting before the Full Moon

We always try to plant as much as possible in the days leading up to the full moon.  This is when the forces of germination are […]
October 14, 2016

I was wrong about our new cow

Our second cow had her calf today. It’s a heifer and we will start milking her mother on Monday. For biodynamic farmers, cows are much more […]
October 12, 2016

Milking our cow

Nearly every morning, I get to milk our cow. After six months, she is still giving us about three quarters of a gallon.  Amazing. In the […]
October 3, 2016

Creating a seed mandala

Creating a Seed Chakana or Mandala. When the Peace and Dignity runners were in Vilcabamba, we had arranged to create a Seed Mandala. This year the […]
September 22, 2016

JPD arrives in Vilcabamba

Welcome to Vilcabamba The last of the runners to be dropped of before Vilcabamba was Cristian Ojeda, our partner on Finca Sagrada.  We arrived at the […]
September 20, 2016

Picking up the Indigenous Runners

Peace and Dignity Journey. Last Wednesday, I drove to Catamayo with Cristian, our farm partner, and Jose Pablo from Vilcabamba.   It’s about a one and […]
September 13, 2016

The Peace and Dignity Journey in Vilcabamba

Much to my surprise I was asked to help coordinate the runners for Peace and Dignity Journey as they travel through the Southern part of Ecuador. […]
September 7, 2016

Nature lover wanted

Nature Lover Wanted. This little “earth bag” house that Leisha built with her cohorts in the Magical Forest is now looking for a new owner.  We […]
September 7, 2016

Eating off the land

Most days I can now eat at least one meal 100% from our biodynamic farm. Most of the food in the photo made a great smoothie. […]