Leopold meets the In-Laws

14 Aug No Comments Ramon Our Land, storytelling

  I’m not sure how it works at other retreat centers, but at the one my family calls home, all marriages are arranged by first name.  My first name being Leopold (Please don’t call me Leo – thank you in advance), I was destined to wed a Leslie, a Lori,

The Berry Tree (aka Mulberries)

14 Aug No Comments Tamara Culinary, Garden

I pass by our ancient mulberry tree several times a day as I walk to and from the garden to water everything. Right now it is literally pregnant with fat, black, juicy berries – and if last year is any indication, we should have mulberries through the end of August. 

The circle of wisdom – herbal medicine with Candis

6 Aug No Comments Ramon Garden

  In March of this year I began a six-month introductory course in herbal medicine taught by Candis Cantin. I met Candis in December 2012 at Reverie; it was our first weekend on the property and she came to welcome us to the land. Candis was dear friends with the late

Shade is up

9 Jul No Comments Tamara News

The shade is up above our stunning hangout and dinner/lunch spot… and it’s come in handy with the days of 90+  we’ve had. #reverieretreat

Otto’s day

24 Jun No Comments Ramon Leisure

After a long weekend working as vermin control officer Otto needed some chill time in the hammock #reverieretreat

Chocolate intensive

16 Jun No Comments Ramon Events

We just wrapped up an intense chocolate weekend with David Salowich from Bittersweet cafe. Unbelievable how much he knows and how fun a day of chocolate tasting and information can be. Our guests were wonderful, the food was amazing and we just had the perfect weather conditions. A huge thanks