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March 14, 2020

Radiant Retreat Tulum, Mexico

General View of Accomodations

transformation: trusting your path 

The Radiant Retreat, March 14-21, 2020 – Maya Tulum Resort

What does your heart long for?

The Radiant Retreat is an inspiring week to embrace authentic life changes and the path of transformation. A safe space to acknowledge where we are, and where we want to be.

The perfect place to ask and listen, “Does my path have heart?”

Join us on a journey grounded in the practices of:

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Meditation. Yoga. Journaling. Memoir writing. Intention and Goal Setting.

Retreat from daily stress to relax and trust your heart’s call.

Explore and embrace your radiance.

  “This is the most life-changing, outstanding retreat I’ve ever been on.”

– Oprah Producer

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RETREAT PROGRAM

Daily itinerary, beautiful accommodation, three gourmet, locally sourced meals per day, bottled water, on-site WiFi, and yoga mats and props. Traditional Mayan Spa treatments are booked through the retreat center at an additional cost.

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“I got my mojo back!” – A Professional Chef

DAILY ITINERARY ~ enjoy what you love

7:30-8:30am – Sunrise Meditation

8:30-10:am Buffet Breakfast

10:30am-Noon Yoga ~ gentle restorative or vinyasa flow

1- 3:00pm – Buffet Lunch

2pm – Free time

4:30-6:30pm – Creative Writing or free time

7-9:00pm – Buffet Dinner

8.15pm– Optional evening programs or time to relax.

Mayatulum Gourmet

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Rates

Garden Cabanas open to the Caribbean and most enjoy a view of the ocean.
Garden View
– Single – $3,512.
– Double – $2,762., Triple – $2,575.

Ocean View Cabanas are set slightly back from the ocean with a stunning view.
Ocean View
– Single – $3,918.
– Double – $2,969.

Ocean Front Cabanas sit on the beach with a smashing view.
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– Single – $4,268.
– Double – $3,143.

Call (215) 840 – 4972, or email, info@jenniferschelter.com to confirm payment and reservation.

“…the retreat was the most beautiful experience I’ve had in a very long time. The breathtaking location, inspiring community and almost magical practices have given me the tools to change myself into the person I’ve always wanted to be.” –

Student, University Of Colorado

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Founded by Jennifer Schelter, MFA, YTT 500, Writer, Artist, Educator, Professional Mindful Leadership Coach. Jennifer leads at The University of Pennsylvania, Aresty Institute of Executive Education at Wharton, and is Co-Founder of Reach and Raise for Living Beyond Breast Cancer. As an actress, her one-woman show Love Lessons was produced by InterAct Theatre. She has published short stories in The Schuylkill River Journal, The Wild River Review, newsletters, Blog and is currently working on a memoir.  As a graduate of USD/Old Globe Theater Professional Actors Training Program and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, she thrives cross-pollinating artistic mediums of movement, memoir, gouache, watercolor, and pen and ink.

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Co-Led by Sarah Webb, MFA, E-RYT® 500, YACEP From the artist’s studio to the yoga studio, Sarah explores unique ways to create, to practice, and make meaning. She is the co-author of Singular Women: Writing the Artist and contributing artist and author to The M Word: Real Mothers in Contemporary Art. For two decades, Sarah has immersed herself in the physical and philosophical teachings of the yogic tradition, guided by Dr. Douglas Brooks and Vishali Varga. She is a professional coach and leads Yoga Teacher Trainings in Rochester, NY. Founder of Embodied Recovery, LLC, Sarah weaves her critical, visual and perceptual background into a unique environment for students to map and make meaning of their individual body’s stories and experiences.

“Jennifer was an absolutely fabulous leader – caring, loving always focused on providing professional excellence and clearly wanting the best for each participant.” – Child Psychologist and Published Author

 

Watch the YouTube slideshow of Radiant Retreat 2008:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j7m6-q5CeHQ

Dates: Plan to arrive March 14 (morning flights best!) and if you choose to depart on March 21 (we recommend a later flight so you can relax). 

Flights: Book from your departure city to Cancun, Mexico. A van will meet you at the airport and take you to Maya Tulum. This is the most economical way to travel from Cancun to Tulum. The cost of the van is paid by each individual passenger and averages between $40-80 (depending on the number of people in your van). Flight cost is not included in the retreat. Housekeeping tips are not included in the price of the retreat.

 Booking and Payment Schedule is confirmed upon receipt of payment.

Accommodations and reservations are reserved with a deposit. Make check payable to Jennifer Schelter or Venmo. Call (215) 840-4972 or email: info@jenniferschelter.com to confirm your payment and reservation.

All payments received by January 31.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

– If cancelations are made after a deposit or booking, a processing fee of $100. per person will apply.

– If cancelations to reservation 60 days (1/14) of the retreat date: 40% of deposit refunded.

– If cancelation to reservation 30 days (2/14) prior to the retreat date no refund.

– Payment of Retreat: Gift Certificates are Available. Plan ahead: Ask your friends and family to gift you the trip for your birthday, Christmas or holiday.

– Transportation: We organize your transportation from Cancun to Maya Tulum Resort. Each van holds 1-10 people. You will be met at the airport. The cost of the van averages $40-$80. round trip and you are responsible for paying at the front desk of MT when you arrive.

– We need your flight departure/arrival information for scheduling your van transportation.

– Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served Buffet style in the open aired restaurant. Special dietary needs welcome at the time of booking.

– Roommate: If you would like a roommate, we do our best to match you up with others who want the same.

Mexico is a highly desirable destination. Please purchase airline tickets as soon as possible. For further information, contact us at 215.840.4972 or info@jenniferschelter.com

For Radiant Retreat inspiration read this article

click and download the Maya Tulum Resort media kit including great images.

Come be barefoot for a week in guacamole heaven. Pelicans cruise overhead. Everyone’s face starts to glow. The sun sets and the sky fills with stars. There’s nothing better than being this relaxed, and healthy in a place this enchanting.

We look forward to sharing the beauty with you!

Questions or to book reservations, info@jenniferschelter.com or call 215 840-4972


February 7, 2020

The Women’s Radiant Retreat – Woodloch Lodge and Spa, Poconos, Hawley, PA

“I am not what has happened to me. I am what I choose to become.”
~ Carl Jung

Women’s Radiant Retreat

What’s next? Trusting Our Path and Possibilities 

 February 7-9, 2020, Woodloch Lodge and Spa, Poconos, PA

This retreat nurtures and celebrates women daring to let go, recenter, and grow.

Enjoy the transformative power of creativity, self-reflection, self-care and beautiful meals.
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A weekend to enjoy:

• Exploring your heart’s longing thru meditation, yoga, writing, intention/goal setting
• Writing life stories or journaling prompts for insight and self-compassion
• Relaxing and reconnecting with your body
• Meditating and practicing yoga for relaxation, inner guidance, healing and wisdom

Retreat Includes:
Quiet plush bedrooms, and beds for good sleep
Healthy meal options for dietary requests – plant-based, gluten-free or otherwise
Guided Meditation and Intention Setting
Self-Compassion
Fun – Music and Dance
Guided Journal Prompts and Memoir Writing Tips
Support
Yoga/Hiking/Fitness/Swimming/Eucalyptus Sauna
Fire Pit Ceremony: Celebration of Intentions
Bird Watching
Art Making
Forrest Bathing
Self-Massage
Two Group Fallow-Up Calls for positive mindful momentum
Suggested Readings

For women of all ages and life stages. 14 women max.
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Gains & Results:
Clarity. Freshness. Peace. Courage to move forward. Open-heartedness. Positivity. Confidence. Authenticity. Imperturbability. Strength. Friendship.

Sample Women’s Weekend Retreat:
Arrive Friday, Feb. 7, by Noon.
Check your bags at the front desk. Use the facilities. Swim, walk, take a sauna.
Welcome Circle – 2pm, Check in: 4pm, Opening 
Dinner – 6 pm

Saturday
Sunrise Meditation – Intention and Gratitude – 7:30am
Breakfast – 8:30am
Hike, Forrest Bathing, Yoga – 10 am
Lunch – 12:30 pm
Afternoon Journaling and Writing Prompts – 3 pm
Exploration – Solitude – Relaxation – Spa – 4:30 pm
Dinner – 6:30pm

Sunday
Sunrise Meditation – Intention and Gratitude – 7:30 am
Breakfast – 8:30am
Hike, Walk, Art Class, Free Exploration, Yoga – 10 am
Closing Gifts and Insight Ceremony – 2 pm
Lunch – 12:30 pm
Check out
Open afternoon – spa, swim, hike.

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Rates
$2,042. per person – double room – 2 queen beds (tax + tips included)
$2,294. per person – single room – 1 king bed (tax +tips included)

3 full days/2 night stay
6 gourmet meals served in the treetop dining room
Fit tea, coffee, teas, nuts, snacks, cucumber, and citrus waters
Women’s Retreat program (meditation, guided journaling/writing, yoga, hikes, labyrinth, pool, waterfall, Eucalyptus steam sauna)
Woodloch Lodge free classes (listed on website monthly)
Full use of Woodloch Lodge and Spa facilities
Pre-Retreat Optional Reading List
Water bottle
Tote bag

Not Included: Spa Services (massage, etc) or specific Woodloch classes offered for a minimal fee. Updated monthly on Woodloch’s website.

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Jennifer Schelter, MFA, “Named Best of Philly” and and “One of The Most Inspiring Philadelphian’s”, offers 25 years of professional mindful, creative leadership and coaching with corporate companies and individuals. She leads courses at Executive Education at The Wharton School, and The University of Pennsylvania. She is devoted to wellbeing and creativity in elevated beautiful spaces.

Jennifer Schelter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Email, Jennifer@jenniferschelter.com
Send deposit – $750.
By check “Jennifer Schelter”
Or Venmo: https://venmo.com/Jennifer-Schelter
Balance Due, January 7, 2020
Welcome Packet and “What To Bring” Emailed to Participants January 12, 2020

Questions, contact: jennifer@jenniferschelter.com

Payment and cancelation policies:

The deposit is refundable upon receipt of cancellation notice NINETY (90) days prior to retreat arrival date (-$100 processing fee). If cancellation is received between NINETY (90) and FORTY-FIVE (45) days prior to arrival date, your deposit will be held for ONE YEAR to be applied to a future reservation based on availability. If cancellation is received less than FORTY-FIVE (45) days prior to arrival date, your deposit will be forfeited.