Meaningful Gift: Sitting with Rumi

A special gift bequeathed years ago to Bend of Ivy re-emerged recently. Who gave the gift? Individuals connected together 5 years ago through CTI Leadership retreats on the Bend of Ivy lands, the Air Dragons tribe. I’m sure many lives changed while the Air Dragon’s were at BOI. Seems that happens a lot here.

Thank […]

By |July 31st, 2015|All|0 Comments

Purple in the Garden, Soul & Mind

Purple and blue petals are splayed across the pond garden beds now. Truly a visual delight. These color hues are glorious, powerful and resonate calmly with the mind and soul. That made me curious. What’s the meaning, interpretations of the color purple?

Researching the significance of purple opened up interesting articles and thoughts regarding this delicious color. I know […]

By |June 1st, 2015|All|0 Comments

Spring, Renewal + Pause

Spring is inspiring! Each day brings forward a new discovery, new emerging growth in the gardens and land at Bend of Ivy. The season reminds me of of the beauty of renewal. Simple and powerful.

My walks tend to become meandering, and I pause. My heart feels lighter and I breathe deeper. Also, just a glimpse of those […]

By |April 1st, 2015|All|0 Comments

Welcome to the Bend of Ivy Blog!

Welcome to Bend of Ivy Lodge’s new website! We’re happy that you’re visiting our virtual Bend of Ivy home! It’s a special space and place, and often described as ‘magical’. The land, water, nature, buildings and creatures are part of that magic.

Please visit our public calendar of events. Many interesting and inspiring 2015 retreats […]

By |January 22nd, 2015|All|0 Comments