'Inward' Rural Retreat
Experience a balance of structure & space in the season of 'in-between'.
Join Joy for weekend to replenish your energy and reconnect with yourself through gentle, body-based practices intended to release stored winter tension and emotion from your body, connect intentionally, and breathe well so we can shift toward a more intentional Spring.
Our year is a circle and has a rhythm. Equinox's are the balance points - equal day and night - Nature's invitation to pause.
This retreat is a time to acknowledge & release the winter & begin to set intentions for the next season of growth.
Located in Southern Manitoba, 1 mile from scenic Pembina Valley
(30 min West of Morden)
Recently renovated, 70 yr old farmhouse on private 7.5 acres
Wood burning stove, amazing prairie sky.
New pillow-top mattresses, spacious shared washrooms, wifi (but trust me you won't want the password!). Includes 5 locally grown, home-made meals.
Max. 6 participants - Book now to secure your seat.
General Schedule - What to expect
Friday evening - Arrival, Opening Circle
Saturday am - Breakfast & Morning Mindful Movement
Locally Grown Lunch & Free time
Saturday pm - Circle, Gentle Conscious Connected Breathwork Explorations, locally grown dinner & Evening Circle
Sunday am - Morning Movement, Breakfast & Optional Valley Hike (weather permitting)
Egress 11:30 am
Bring a yoga mat & journal. All other equipment and props supplied.
Important Note: This retreat is non-discriminatory and welcoming to all genders, races, religions/creeds/health choices. Acceptance of other participants' health choices is required to enjoy this retreat. Sliding scale available for those experiencing financial strain (ie. trauma, job loss due to mandates, students).
Joy is a trauma-informed, somatic coach and been leading people to wellness through movement for over 13 years. She weaves her experience and training from yoga, somatic movement, conscious connected breaathwork, bodymind ballwork and circle host to create unique classes, trainings and retreats.
Joy guides private clients (Kaleida Sun/Mon & St. Vital Wed/Thurs). Book your private session by location here.