Tag Archive: Labyrinth Canyon

Aug 05

Growing a Relationship Through Nature

If we consider what qualities make up a healthy relationship, communication, trust, and respect would certainly be at the top of list. But how many of us would include an appreciation of nature as a vital component in a relationship? Just in time for our Couple’s Quest Canoe Trip later this month, we’re examining why …

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Mar 29

Saudade (Longing for the Wilderness of the River)

There is a word in Portuguese that describes the feeling of longing better than any word in the English language. Saudade. (Pronounced Saw-dahd-gee) There is no direct translation. It is a feeling of longing that is so intense and so great that it consumes my being. According to Wikipedia, “Saudade is the recollection of feelings, experiences, …

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