A Shade More ... Compassionate September 27-29

A Shade More ... Compassionate September 27-29

from 470.00

Join us for a relaxing (and well-deserved!) two-day retreat at the enso Retreat Centre on Salt Spring Island. Our unique retreat, in an inspiring and beautiful setting, provides you with an opportunity to enjoy nature’s beauty, and learn rituals and practices to help you integrate kindness and compassion towards yourself and others in your daily life.

Together with other women and facilitators Dori Howard and Suzanne Steenburgh you will reflect, learn, experience, and have fun! You will leave this retreat A Shade More…Compassionate, with tools to create wholeness in your life. 

Summer Special-Register by August 31-20% off.

Accommodations at enso Retreat Centre are limited so book early. Other options for accommodations are available on Salt Spring Island.

Before August 31 After August 31

Retreat and Meals only (own accommodation):

$470 $585

Retreat, Accommodation and Meals

$595 $740 - Dorm

$640 $800 - Shared Room

$670 $830 - Treehouse

$680 $850 - Private

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a shade more ... compassionate

are you a woman working in a service profession? do you often care for others at the expense of yourself?

maybe it’s time to try something new… for you!

join us for a relaxing (and well-deserved!) two day, two night retreat at the enso beach house and forest on salt spring island. our unique retreat, in an inspiring and beautiful setting, provides you with an opportunity to enjoy nature’s beauty and consider rituals and practices to help you integrate kindness and compassion towards yourself and others in your daily life. together with other women and facilitators dori howard and suzanne steenburgh, you will reflect, learn, experience, and have fun! our hope is that you leave this retreat a shade more…compassionate, with tools to create wholeness in your life. 

 

This retreat is guided by the following principles:

·      this is part of your quest

·      begin where you are: no judgement as to competence or level

·      come prepared for individual reflection and group interaction

·      come open to possibilities for change or re-commitment to choices

 

Discover a shade more …

·      compassion in mindful practices

·      awareness to explore self

·      conscious conversations about who you are and where you are going

·      personal practices to integrate mindful and intentional living into your daily work

 

What you will do to achieve this:

·      yoga and meditation

·      healthy nutritious meals with locally sourced ingredients

·      mindful practices (shinrin-yoku, reflection and journaling)

·      outdoor nature walks, beach walks

·      trip to the famous salt spring island market or north end farm

·      poetry and music

·      reflection, discovery and action steps

·      sharing, connection and fun(!)

 

Who is this retreat for?

·      a shade more…compassionate is offered to women who are in caring, helping, healing or other service professions. maximum of 12 participants.

 

Unique retreat environment:

·      immersion in an inspirational setting conducive to learning and creativity

·      individual and group reflection

·      facilitated discussion

·      healthy meals, communal food prep, dining and clean-up

·      enjoyment of nature, poetry and music

 

Dates:  September 27-29, 2019

 

How to register: Click on the desired accommodation to register.