Starting the path to your new home is no small feat, and when it comes to building, it takes time and energy to figure out who to choose as a partner throughout this process. You need to be able to whole-heartedly trust that your builder is doing everything they can to ensure your home build […]
Autumn is the beginning of a rest period on a farm. The shorter, cooler days lessen our fields’ growing potential and the season’s bounty is stored to enjoy throughout the cooler months. These are the days we gather together as a community to share what we have and eat what the land has given us. […]
While trying to simplify and make chores and life more streamlined, modern technology has also, unfortunately, helped cut the ties that kept us close to the land and close to our communities. “Farm-to-Fork” hasn’t always been a cute concept for a dinner, it used to be the only option. In an effort to live more simply and healthfully, we need to go back to the land and celebrate the delicious food options it gives us, ditching the processed mock food, and embracing the bounty of the land with our local communities.
Welcoming Neighbors to Their New Clubhouse for the First Time It was a Barn Raising without all the heavy lifting at Chickahominy Falls that brought the community together for the first time in their new 5-star resort-styled clubhouse, The Farmhouse. Dating back to a Scandinavian tradition for old timber buildings, Geobarn’s lead builder, “topped out” […]
The shifting landscape over the 4 seasons in Virginia can feel as dramatic and wonderful as any scene in Fantasia; colors blending, winds shifting, and nature sounds layering to make the soundtrack of the 4 seasons each distinct and different. The colors around us right now are still vibrant and the sun is still warm, […]
As we creep into the darker and colder months of winter, it’s even more essential to remember the importance of prioritizing our social wellbeing. Social health may be more important than we’ve previously realized as it impacts every sphere of our lives including physical health, especially as we age. Joining clubs, sharing meals, and working […]