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Helga's daydreaming  

Helga's daydreaming

Everyday after being milked, Helga has a short daydream as she surveys the view of Brooklyn Valley from her barn.
Eight Life Changing Lessons I Learned at Mountian Apple Farm

April 30th 2015
#1 Be part of the family For four weeks, I lived and worked at Mountian Apple Farm as a WWOOFer. WOOFing or World Wide Opportunities On Organic Farms, is a network where individuals volunteer 4-6 hours a day in exchange for learning about organic farming while being provided room and board). My hosts, Barbara and Rob, were so welcoming. They opened their lives to me and made feel at home. I becam ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Motueka

New Zealand Flag The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
25th May 2015

Brilliant blog!
I love that you shared your wise, wonderful lessons gained--ones you probably wouldn't have won from any of the fancy NGO positions you'd been hoping for. Congrats on working on your fear of heights--that may come in hands for some Kiwi climbing. I also admire that you're carrying your massage table--rather heavy, but as you say, such a great way to connect, heal and make money. What a rewarding experience and perceptive self-reflection! What will be your next adventure?

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