Posts Categorized: Community Living

Sharing the Wealth
Meditation changes the world

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Ananda is a puzzle. From the time I was young, I sought to share with others the best that I knew. That persists to this day. However, the ability to do this has become less obvious. For some time that sharing consisted of friendship, healthy approaches to food, clothing, natural and organic foods and farming… Read more »

It Wasn’t What I Was Expecting, But It Was Just What I Needed

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Editor’s Note: Jenn McKnight is one of our new interns who came two weeks ago to experience an Ananda Laurelwood internship. She’s the mother of four children, ages 3-16, and she wanted to have time to recharge and heal.  Be prepared to laugh out loud, chuckle inside, and weep with  gratitude and honor for the work we do… Read more »

At the Forefront

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Thursday and Friday, among other projects (always), we set loose the paint-sprayer on the third floor of Harmony Hall, our active dormitory, where we’re in the midst of making the space elegantly livable for Laurelites and guests alike. Months of effort had already gone into getting to that point—scraping, mudding, sanding, cleaning, and window replacement—and… Read more »