Life with Yoga
Life with Yoga
MOONSET WISDOM RETREATS
What would it be like if every decision that you had to make from now on was a little easier - Or a lot easier?
what if you could first get really clear on how you actually want to feel in your life and then set your intentions?
what would happen if your goal setting and planning was done from the inside out - rather than the outside in?
The power of a shared experience.
Copyright © 2016. Moonset Wisdom Retreats - All rights reserved
discover your strength & serenity
A Womens empowerment retreat,
featuring the desire map
bobcaygeon, Ontario october 19-22, 2017
contact us here
reflections on Personal Transformations
Can you imagine what it would be like if you were more aware of exactly how you want to feel when planning your day, your work, your free time? Your life?
WHAT WILL WE DO?
Over the course of the weekend, you'll be guided through 5 life areas to explore how you most want to feel in:
Lifestyle & Livelihood
Body & Wellness
Creativity & Learning
Relationships & Society
Essence & Spirituality
What you discover will be your "core desired feelings". They can become your guidance system for decision-making.
And they can make a world of difference.
What Does Your Heart Want?
To feel renewed and revitalized?
More clarity for the next steps in your life?
For each day to be a reflection of how you want to feel?
A positive, nurturing and supportive experience?
Inner peace and contentment?
Our body is like the 'library' of our experiences.
It stores all of our memories, including the painful or challenging experiences, until we reach a place where we are ready to release them.
Your restorative sessions will help to awaken your own innate healing mechanisms, pull the old threads of blocked energy, and create space for you to embrace the new and the NOW.
These sessions are a powerful part of your transformative experience as they help to peel away the layers of the past, resulting in deeper acceptance, inner stillness and greater clarity.
HOW WILL WE MAKE THIS TRANSFORMATION?
You'll meditate, enjoy group and personalized sessions, bond with amazing women, and savour wonderful food.
Our journey together begins Thursday evening as we gather to meet and set the stage for what lies ahead.
We'll start each day at 8am with a morning meditation, and end our days later in the evening.
You'll experience Aha! moments, joy, laughter, celebration and friendship.
Your personalized coaching and healing time will help you embrace your core desired feelings and your future.
Feeling comfortable and being able to make yourself at home, is a key element of the weekend that our participants love.
We'll be spending our days and evenings in Glenda’s beautiful home in Bobcaygeon, which allows us to include an art workshop. Everyone feels free to plug in the kettle, grab a snack, snuggle into a comfy chair with a blanket, cuddle with Stewey the Zen Poodle or a kitty, and simply be comfortable in the space.
Glenda’s husband Bill is our chef extraordinaire (he also works at a local restaurant), who kindly makes himself scarce when not doing kitchen duty or helping with our art creations – he also cleans up after us!
Contact Us here
Here Are 5 Reasons Why You Need To Join Us!
AND HERE ARE 5 MORE!
Pat shares why she attended and how the weekend made her feel.
Our Participants Share Their Thoughts.
Time to Watch
Cindy comments on why she attended and her impression of the weekend.
Time to Watch
Thoughts on the activities and overall experience.
Joanne shares what she experienced at the retreat.
Time to Watch
Imagine if we could spend our life helping, healing or serving others doing exactly the thing we love to do. Your challenge is not to figure out every other person’s purpose – simply to understand your own. davidji
We are two like-minded souls who met in late 2014 while training to become Certified davidji Masters of Wisdom & Meditation Teachers. First bonding through our class Facebook group, that bond became solid as we traveled together from Toronto to Carlsbad California for our in-residence week of training.
When the women in our first workshop told us we made a powerful team and needed to continue “doing what we do" together - we listened. Their comments simply confirmed what we'd discovered – we loved working together and our separate strengths and talents complemented each other perfectly. Thus, Moonset Wisdom Retreats was created to become an integral part of our separate businesses – InnerOm Wisdom and Moonset Meditation.
I'm passionate about the transformation that meditation and the Desire Map can bring to people. They've both had a significant impact on my life and if I can help others though what I've learned, then my journey has been worthwhile.
Meditation is what saved my sanity when I went through very stressful times in a recession-hit business. It had a tremendous impact on my healing in the following years and lead me on the path to studying with davidji and becoming a teacher.
If I had gone through a process like The Desire Map, I would have made decisions very differently during those times . I ignored how I felt – because that’s what you're supposed to do. Right? Wrong! As you embrace your own personal wellness and transformation it will be my honour to help guide you along your path.
BA, Certified davidji Masters of Wisdom & Meditation Teacher, Licensed Desire Map Facilitator, Reiki 2nd Degree
Nothing has affected me more profoundly than the experiences of becoming a meditation teacher. My journey with healing work began in 1992 with the unique opportunity to study Shiatsu in Japan as an apprentice. Today, I AM deeply committed to the role that meditation and intuitive healing work can play in bringing us on our path towards wholeness.
As an R.M.T. and R.Ac. (Registered Massage Therapist and Acupuncturist), I have been fortunate enough to witness the deep link between the mind, emotions, body and spirit, and have come to know the importance of balancing all of these aspects within our being. This knowledge combined with intuitive personal insight allows me to help bring healing and guidance to others. Creating and holding a space within which others can heal is a large part of my purpose in this life.
BA, B.Ed., RMT., R.Ac., Reiki Master,
Certified davidji Masters of Wisdom & Meditation Teacher
Glenda van Koot
who are we and why are we hosting this retreat?
pat - january 2016
pam - january 2016
jo-anne - april 2016
It's your time
how to register
"I am most comfortable when I can truly connect with my heart. I often deny my feelings to focus on what I think is logical, but I am able to be most genuine when I let go of control and follow my feelings.”
“I need to think about all facets of my life. To give myself self-love is the greatest gift to me and the world.”
"I think the realization that everyone is on their own journey and each path is different, yet similar in many ways was a good takeaway."
“Too many to list but if I had to pick one it was my three desires ... The steps that brought me to these three words was a mini-journey. I am so happy with where this weekend took my heart and soul!!”
"I think the greatest thing I am grateful for is this feeling that I have something tangible, a tool akin to a compass to navigate a more authentic life path. I am also grateful too, that I know that I am not alone on this journey, that I have a front row supporting and loving me along the way."
"I know I was ready and you were both there at the right time but you helped me to take the right steps at the right time and it all worked out just beautifully. I feel so free inside and out."
joanne - october 2016
lisa - october 2016
"This was my first 'just for me' retreat and I couldn't have picked a more grounded, loving group of like-minded sisters to share it with."
joy - april 2016
Do you need accommodation?
**We are currently finalizing the accommodation arrangements below.
As you will be spending the vast majority of your time with us and very little time at your accommodation, two locations that are minutes from the house have offered you a special rate. There are other hotels in the area as well, and of course, you are free to stay where it suits you best. If you are coming with a friend, they have told us that you are welcome to share a room.
1) There are two rooms on hold at Federico House Bed & Breakfast in town. You can learn more about their rooms here. They have offered a special rate of $70/night, depending on your room choice.
2) We have two spaces on hold at Birch Nest Bed & Breakfast in town. You can learn more about their location here. They have offered a special rate of $70/night.
If you would like to stay at one of these locations we are happy to make the initial contact to give them your name and let them know you would like to use one of their rooms. You will then pay and communicate with them directly for further arrangements.
Sign up here to keep up-to-date
about future retreats and workshops.
"I just completed an amazing weekend with Sarah and Glenda at their retreat. I don’t have words to explain the weekend. I feel blessed to have been a part of it. My life will forever be better for it. If this retreat sounds interesting to you, take a leap of faith and GO. You will be thankful that you did."
Sharon - March 2017