24 Jun 2019

As I sat in our lavender & hemp fields this past weekend I was overwhelmed with emotions. Joy & gratitude that I get to spend time with my family and friends. Exhaustion ~ cutting 300 lavender plants for the first time was a challenge. Anxiety in thi...

27 Jul 2018

Compassion. Sit with it. Deep breath in...deep breath out. We have a choice of how to approach and live through what is happening in and around us.  We have the opportunity to build compassion in our hearts and expand that energy through the rest of...

27 Sep 2017

today, in this world. all is not calm. all is not bright. however, today I am thankful in my world there are opportunities of stillness, joy, and light. I am humbled in knowing - how the day begins and ends it basically up to me.  I am able to make t...

14 Jun 2017

Clarity.  This is a word that keeps showing up on my path, so I thought I would spend some time with it today.  The definition of clarity is...the quality or state of being clear; freedom from indistinctness or ambiguity OR the state/quality of being...

31 May 2017

Since the early 90's, on a bright sunny day, I have taken our dogs a ride during the last week of May. It has become a tradition of ending the academic year & allowing summer to shine in, around, and through us.  It is a time to appreciate that I wil...

29 May 2017

When the peonies are in full bloom - the smell in the air is undeniable, summer is on its way.  Mimi, my maternal grandmother, loved peonies & corral bells.  She planted them around her flower and vegetable gardens.  When I stayed with my grandparent...

17 May 2017

Today, I decided to pause, ponder, and post.  What the heck, I've paused long enough on my passion for this topic and today was the day to start designing the website and blog for pasturepause.com. 

I think...my plan for pasturepause is to u...

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