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April 2014 – It’s been a wonderful start to the year here at The Garden… As we worked on our labyrinth in Jan-Feb, we were reminded again of the meaning and purpose of labyrinths  ….. For thousands of years, labyrinths have been used in many different cultures around the world. Walking one can be seen […]

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We are so excited by the progress made in 2013 and looking forward to everything 2014 brings in the journey of The Garden! After 2012 was spent setting up our eco-house and basic infrastructure, 2013 was the year we really began development of The Garden, as I left my previous job and moved to South Africa to […]

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I love New Year …. A time to reflect on the year that is past and set intentions for the year just beginning …. In England where I grew up, New Year falls in the dead of winter and the long nights and cold winter days make turning inward for reflection feel natural … and […]

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  Angus and I often remember a story we once heard, though we have no idea any more where we heard it or who told it … In the story, a Peruvian traditional healer’s methods are shared. Whenever a patient visits, he asks three questions: “When was the last time you laughed? When was the […]

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“Life is not about waiting for the storm to end; it’s about learning to dance in the rain” I love this quote. How many of us consciously or subconsciously keep waiting for the storm in our lives to pass? “I’ll be happy when ….” Yet somehow it is one thing after another until our lives […]

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It is so great to get this blog up and running – and we are super excited about sharing our experiences as we develop The Garden and our life – living more consciously – here in Magaliesburg. It’s hard to summarize everything that has happened since we started to dream of starting a spa …. […]

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