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Journey Center Reflections and Resources- wonderful gatherings coming up soon! By Joanna Quintrell

Greetings from the Journey Center staff! For the past two weeks, I have been unable to tend to most of the gardening chores due to “tweaking” my lower back and knee. What a change from the intense daily gardening that … Continue reading

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Reflections and Resources-August 29

Dear friends of the Journey Center, Fall is beginning to be in the air…have you noticed? That certain kind of light, the waning of summer gardens, the grapes almost ready for harvest. It is time for another seasonal transition- the … Continue reading

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Reflections and Resources-July 6th

Greetings from the Journey Center staff! This time of year, our garden gets a visit from the government. The Office of the Agricultural Commissioner sends an official Detection Trapper to place an “insect detection trap” in one of our fruit … Continue reading

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Reflections & Resources – June 17

Dear friends, Well, it’s definitely summer! I was away for two days and when I returned, our organic garden had been in lovely hot weather and so much had changed in just that short time… it was as if “fruitfulness” … Continue reading

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Reflections & Resources – June 1, 2011 by Joanna Quintrell

Greetings from the Journey Center! In spite of all the rain here in Northern California, I have been spending hours in our organic garden and enjoying every minute of it! I’m especially fascinated by the potato plants as they flourish, … Continue reading

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Reflections & Resources for May

Greetings from the Journey Center staff! Do you remember these words from The Garden Song by David Mallett? (I was singing them early this morning while I was hilling potatoes in our organic garden!): Inch by inch, row by row … Continue reading

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Reflections and Resources by Joanna Quintrell

Greetings from the Journey Center staff! It is that time of year when all around us are miracles…especially the loveliness of spring bursting forth from the dreariness of winter. I’ve spent the last three weekends digging in the dirt, preparing … Continue reading

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