Joyful Soul Retreat

Ride • Write • Rest • Reflect • Repeat

 

Joyful Soul Retreat

March 9-16, 2019
Rancho Las Cascadas Resort
Mexico

“One of the best weeks of my life, and I have been on many worldwide retreats! A perfect blend of personal growth, a variety of yoga practices, and group activities, all held in a gentle, loving energetic container. I will carry Jennie’s words and positive energy with me, and am so looking forward to the next retreat already.” ~ Louise

Main activities:

  • Horseback Riding
  • Writing workshops
  • Meditation
  • Yoga
  • Healthy, authentic food
  • Outstanding hospitality
  • Abundant natural beauty
  • Like-minded friends

 

What’s included?

  • 7 nights accommodation in double occupancy standard room (two double beds and private bath)
  • All meals, open bar, plus afternoon tea and cake
  • Daily yoga and meditation sessions
  • Daily spirit writing workshops
  • Unlimited horseback riding
  • Use of all ranch facilities, infinity pool, hot tub, mountain bikes and more…
Be supported by:

  • A writing coach to spark creativity and bring out your soul’s infinite wisdom
  • A yoga therapist offering practices to balance body and mind
  • Meditation guidance to enhance intuition and expand love
  • Riding guidance for your level; instruction for beginners/ freedom for advanced
  • Community and solitude; activity and stillness
Retreat DetailsActivities & Sample ItineraryCost & RegistrationAbout the TeacherReviews

Retreat Details

When: March 9-16, 2019

What: If your soul is calling, it’s time to listen! Body, mind and spirit come together through yoga, writing, meditation, communion with horses and connection with like-minded friends. Let your joyful soul lead you positively forward. This retreat is a heart and mind expanding adventure, from which you will feel the next steps of your life unfold with clarity!

Where: Rancho Las Cascadas Resort, Mexico
Set among cascading waterfalls, undulating hills, and majestic views in central rural Mexico, Rancho Las Cascadas offers old fashioned charm and hospitality at its finest. Weather in March is moderate (80 F/25 C), the cacti flowers are in bloom, and the African mimosa trees give off a scent of fresh strawberries.

Activities

Horseback Riding
Spirit writing workshops
Meditation & Yoga

Sample Retreat Day

Note: Participate in what you wish, skip the rest. You are supported in making your retreat perfect for you!

7am: Yoga and Meditation Practice (variety of styles: Vinyasa, Kundalini, Restorative and more)
9am: Farm fresh breakfast
10 – 11am: Writing Workshop
12 – 4pm: Activity Time for:

  • Horseback adventures
  • Stress relieving hikes, energizing mountain bike rides
  • Visits to nearby villages or open markets
  • Excursions to the Teotichuacan Pyramids
  • Spa and pool time for personal reflections (and margaritas)
  • Private yoga therapy or writing coaching sessions

7pm: Dinner and Free Time for star gazing, fireside chats, dancing, silence, a midnight swim, who knows!

Cost & Registration

Cost

  • Double occupancy room w/ private bath: $1995 / per person
  • Single room supplement: $300
  • Upgrades: $50/ night for Deluxe Room or $100 / night for Casita or Honeymoon Suite
  • Add On: As a retreat participant you may take $100 off any Spirit Writing Coaching Package. See details here.
  • Deposit: $500 (non-refundable). Rooms are limited so hold your space now! Personal checks or Paypal accepted. (A 4% processing fee will be added for Paypal. Link to Paypal is below.)

Cancellation Policy: Final payment is due by Dec 15, 2018. No refunds are available after that as costs to the center are incurred to reserve. To be safe, it is recommended that you purchase travel insurance. Passport required for travel to Mexico.

Register below or contact Jennie for more information.

What’s included:

  • 7 nights accommodation in double occupancy standard room (two double beds and private bath)
  • All meals, open bar, plus afternoon tea and cake
  • Daily yoga and meditation sessions
  • Daily spirit writing workshops
  • Unlimited horseback riding
  • Use of all ranch facilities, infinity pool, hot tub, mountain bikes and more…

All meals AND unlimited bar included

Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and cake, as well as  a four course dinner are included daily. And an open bar is also included with your retreat. Meals are festive, authentic Mexican and international cuisine cooked in traditional open air kitchen served in colorful local style. Special dietary requirements are always accommodated.

What’s not included:

  • Airfare to Mexico City International Airport (MEX)
  • Ground transport to hotel. Can be arranged for you $90 round trip.
  • Taxes and fees
  • Optional excursions
  • Spa services and private Yoga Therapy sessions

Register here!

If you would like to reserve a space on the Joyful Soul Retreat, make your deposit here. If you have questions, please email Jennie or call (978)771-4000.

Retreat Deposit Mexico 2019



About the Teacher

Jennie Lee is the author of Breathing Love: Meditation in Action (2018) and True Yoga: Practicing with the Yoga Sutras for Happiness and Spiritual Fulfillment (2016). A Yoga Therapist for the past 20 years, she helps people find their joy within, overcoming stress, grief and anxiety through the transformative practices of classical yoga, meditation and writing. Jennie has been a lifelong rider and owned numerous horses. She loves integrating yoga and meditation with horse interaction.

Jennie’s writing has also been featured in dozens of wellness blogs and magazines.  She is Certified through the International Association of Yoga Therapists (C-IAYT), and the Yoga Alliance (RYT 500).

One of the best weeks of my life

… and I have been on many worldwide retreats….A perfect blend of personal growth, a variety of yoga practices, and group activities, all held in a gentle, loving energetic container. I will carry Jennie’s words and positive energy with me, and am so looking forward to the next retreat already.

Louise

Exceeded my expectations

“Jennie Lee shows up wholeheartedly to offer a beautiful experience for each of her retreat attendees. She is intuitive, loving and kind. This is my fourth retreat with her and it exceeded my expectations in the quality of yoga and curriculum.”

Amy

I gave myself permission to hope and dream

Through the retreat I gave myself permission to hope and dream again, to nourish myself, and move confidently forward.

Jenny

Space to be quiet and listen to my heart

I was looking for answers to some spiritual and life questions, and space to be quiet and listen to my own mind and heart. The retreat exceeded all of my expectations.

Y.A.

Life changing.

I am so grateful for the guidance and opportunity to go deep into self-reflection. Life changing. You have helped me start on the path to pure love.

Molly

Worked through some major blocks

I worked through some major blocks, let go of a lot of stress, and realized my need for self-care, physically and mentally.

Eileen

A newfound feeling of self-acceptance

Jennie is an authentic, light, fun, deep, experiential and magnificent teacher. One stand out feeling I have after the retreat is a relaxed confidence and acceptance of myself which feels huge.

Heather

Able to relax

I can’t remember the last time I was able to relax this much! My shoulder & neck pain is gone!

Robyn

Insight, clarity, and wisdom

It was such a gift to have private time with Jennie and benefit from her insight, clarity and wisdom.

Yvonne

Spiritual growth and more

I came on retreat for spiritual growth and reconnecting with my true peaceful nature. This retreat gave me that and more!

Katherine

One of the best experiences of my life

I loved that she mixed philosophy in with our practices. She did different styles of yoga and meditation so I could try different things. I seriously feel like this was one of the best experiences of my life.

Jenny K.

So accessible for everyone

This is my fourth retreat with Jennie and I continually appreciate and tell others the planning she embarks upon, her deep knowledge and passion about yoga and meditation, and how she makes it all so accessible to everyone.

Janice

An amazing teacher

Jennie is an amazing teacher. I appreciate her patience and guidance on meditation and the physical yoga practices.

Steve