top of page
Search

Feeling Inspired

I’m not an outdoorsy person. I like to stay warm (or cool, depending on the outside temperature) and dry. Writing and hosting are what I do best. I prefer telling people about the farm, rather than doing the manual labor necessary to make it function.


But sometimes Emilie needs help in the garden. And although I don’t look forward to doing physical work outside in the elements, I’m always rewarded.



Working and being outside, slowing down my typically hurried pace and doing an activity that’s not my norm clears my mind. Chores that I view as keeping me from my own work actually refresh me and inspire me creatively.


How about you? How does working/being outside inspire you? If you've never experienced this, ask about our Work Exchange Program. We’d love to give you this opportunity at Purdon Groves!

4 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Farm Lessons

In my lifetime I’ve had the opportunity to learn from some pretty amazing people. Whether older or younger than me, they’ve been examples of looking at life in ways I might never have done without the

Retreat Seekers

We get the privilege of welcoming retreat seekers on a regular basis to our farm. I love to hear where they’re from, how they found us and what brought them glamping in the first place. For the past y

Changes

January is the month of new beginnings. The start of the year leads people to make resolutions for self improvement in a variety of forms. I may be a little late to the game, but I’m on the way to mak

bottom of page