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Posted 8/12/2015 6:48am by Don Schooner or Becky White - Schooner.

This summer has zipped by. Well, let's be honest - the "summer weather" has finally arrived just before school starts and fall is in the air. How lovely it was to sit out under the arbor and enjoy the birdsong along with the warmth of the rising sun this morning. It is these moments I relish. Just basking in the quiet of the morning, being present in the beauty that surrounds me. The farm has become such a magical place. 

Yesterday I had the delightful pleasure of meeting two ladies from Forest, Ohio. The one gal had heard about a fermenting presentation I had done at the Hancock County Farmer's Market a month or so ago. She called and asked to pop in to see the farm and wondered if I had a scoby for kombucha (fermented tea full of probiotics) I did and she would stop in. So she and her friend came and were both so excited about what we do here and of course, she was over the moon about the scoby. We chatted and then went into the sundry. She asked how much for the scoby - I said, my gift to you. She was stunned and insisted she pay. I told her no, please enjoy, I believe in sharing the love. We had a nice conversation and their enthusiasm and excitement really made my day. 

As I sat under the arbor this morning, a huge smile came to my face thinking of those ladies and the interaction we had. There is magic to this farm and the things we do. It was a much needed reminder as yesterday. I am grateful for my time this morning to reflect and appreciate the day.

Posted 7/27/2015 12:34pm by Don Schooner or Becky White - Schooner.

 

Posted 7/6/2015 11:54am by Don Schooner or Becky White - Schooner.

It is that time! CSA starts at 3 tomorrow for Tuesday pick ups and Saturday the 11th at 9am for Sat. Peeps! 

Posted 7/2/2015 1:06pm by Don Schooner or Becky White - Schooner.

 

 

We are THRILLED to announce that Amanda Rzicznek willl be joining the farm! Amanda is just an amazing person to be around and her enthusiasm for life is contagious.  

Invigorate the body, mind, and spirit as we experience a well-rounded practice. Ideal for those new to yoga and seasoned practitioners, this class will focus on alignment, movement, and relaxation.  Amanda Rzicznek is a certified Yoga Instructor, Relax and Renew Trainer, and Prenatal Yoga Teacher, Amanda enthusiastically approaches teaching yoga with an open heart, acute attention to alignment, and a sense of humor.

Starting Thursday, July 16th 9am 

$10/class or $40/5 class pass

 

Sign up and pay for tickets online or call 419-261-0908 to reserve your space!

Posted 6/16/2015 8:59am by Don Schooner or Becky White - Schooner.

This is going to be a SENSATIONAL event with our lovely adopted sister at The Summer Kitchen in Helena. Start at The Summer Kitchen where the gals will share some wonderful samples of a variety of foods  made with lavender then hop in the car and mosey on over to Schooner Farms, where we will have a lavender essential oil distillation and program. Walk in our lavender labyrinth and get your zen on. Register with Schooner Farms or The Summer Kitchen. See below!

Posted 5/27/2015 11:53am by Don Schooner or Becky White - Schooner.

Fresh News from Schooner Farms

Oh yeah, baby - not only do we grow the best strawberries and share our farm with some pretty awesome bees - we are cultivating fresh ideas and nourishing the body, mind and spirit.

Check out our Summer Line-Up - Yoga with Caroline Dawson, Learn about Bees from Mike Soboleski, take a canning class, learn about herbs and more. This is just a partial list - there is more to come!! Our classrooms are almost done and we can't wait for you to come be part of it! Just follow this link to learn more, buy a ticket and let the sunshine!

If you have questions, please give us a ring at 419-261-0908 or email at info@schoonerberries.com 





Rebecca L. White-Schooner

Schooner Farms

14890 Otsego Pike

Weston, Ohio 43569

419-261-0908

www.schoonerberries.com

info@schoonerberries.com

Posted 5/19/2015 2:49pm by Don Schooner or Becky White - Schooner.

To see the amazing array of fun filled and informative classes we are "growing" here on the farm check out our Ticket Leap Page. If you have questions please call us at 419-261-0908

Posted 4/21/2015 1:21pm by Don Schooner or Becky White - Schooner.

In the hurley burley of trying to finish the classrooms in time and get ready for spring, I am sadly behind. Our class schedule will be up soon! Caroline and I will be meeting this week to finalize the Yoga class details and chat about some really fantastic retreat type offerings she will be doing. Thanks for being patient - we're tackling one mountain at a time. Namaste.

 

Posted 4/20/2015 12:41pm by Don Schooner or Becky White - Schooner.

Fun stuff with our fabulous friends over at Grounds For Thought - Coffee Goat's Milk Soap. Them's some clean beans!!!  Available April 25th at Art Walk!

Made from Grounds For Thought finely ground coffee and a dash of Schooner Farms Honey! 

Posted 3/23/2015 1:49pm by Don Schooner or Becky White - Schooner.

As many of you know, Becky loves to give presentations. The Apron program is one of her favorites and she was recently highlighted in, The Toledo Blade, enjoy!

Click on the link to take you to the article

http://www.toledoblade.com/Culture/2015/03/15/Trendy-vintage-aprons-evoke-home-comfort-family.html

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