full freezer, grateful heart

When your freezers are full, with a year’s worth of rich, delicious, grass-fed beef, which was fed, nourished, taken, cut and wrapped by the hands of your family, your heart tends to swell a little with gratitude. At least mine does. Oh yes, there was the cursing of the rowdy young steers that escape their

to the sea

We needed rest, we needed rejuvenation, a moment to breathe. After last weeks push, which had been greatly successful, we were beginning to feel depleted. This feeling seems to frequently come in August. Our bodies and spirit are telling us to take a moment. My farmer and I have a long connection to the sea.