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Jack and mindful eating plus new summer student at SVR

Jack was back on the trail today, enjoying his favourite pastime, eating.  He munches as we walk along and I break branches off the trail. We call it informal mindful practices or dual awareness, being present to the ride, yet … Continue reading

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Visiting new friends

Jacob and Rain were off to Montague today to help launch the library’s summer reading program. They met lots of new friends and did not mind the big fire truck parked next to their pen.  

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Jack’s Day Off

Today Jack and I went riding with our Canadian friends, Gypsy and Bailey out in Hunter River.  3 hours of riding on beautiful trails help Jack remember that apart from being a therapy horse, he can also enjoy just being … Continue reading

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More mud…and peat moss

Today  work towards getting the garden going continued by a visit to the peat moss plant in Miscouche.  Horse trailer full of peat moss bags and Ram full of mud. One more step towards the second year of gardening at … Continue reading

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The labyrinth part 2

Last year, we were fortunate enough to have Olivia Dolphin and her dad build us a labyrinth. We used it all summer, but it never really got finished.  This spring, we are at it again.  Perennials will be planted around … Continue reading

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When combat vets feel guilt and as if they don’t belong

It’s that heaviness deep in your chest. That gaping void where part of who you were before is permanently gone. It’s the sense of having done things that can never be undone, a burden o… Source: When combat vets feel … Continue reading

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What is a Labyrinth?

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