Let yourself indulge in the elixirs of relaxation at this one-day retreat in our forest oasis. Practice soothing meditations, healing yoga practices, and learn how to tap into the secrets to a calm lifestyle all while tasting and enjoying a variety of chocolate treats throughout the day. Let your mind and body sink into our famous Red Wine Chocolate brownies (plant-based & gluten-free) and experience the divine ethically-sourced chocolate treats by Georgian Chocolate Co.
Included in this Retreat
- Gentle Yoga Flow Chocolate Class
- Mindfulness-Based Chocolate Meditation
- Chocolate Bark Make & Take Workshop
- Guided Forest Walk & Meditation
- Chocolate Samples from Georgian Chocolate Co.
- Plant-based gluten-free lunch
- Hot Stone Chakra Healing Session
9:15am Opening Circle & Welcome
9:30am Gentle Yoga Flow Chocolate Class
10:30am Guided Meditation
11:15am Chocolate Bark Make & Take Workshop
12:00pm Plant-Based Lunch
1:00pm Guided Forest Walk & Meditation
2:00pm Mindfulness-Based Chocolate Meditation
2:30pm Hot Stone Healing Session
3:30pm Closing Circle
Gentle Yoga Flow Chocolate Class – Enjoy a relaxing yoga flow class where you are guided through a series of yoga postures that incorporate the enjoyment of chocolate treats throughout! Perfect for all levels of yoga practitioners.
Yoga Bark Make & Take Workshop – Learn how to make your own healthier versions of chocolate bark treats in this fun workshop! Take home some of the leftovers to share with your family!
Mindfulness-Based Chocolate Meditation – Experience the stillness and pleasure of your mind when you slow down your practice to enjoy chocolate in a way that truly savours and examines the flavours.
Guided Forest Walk & Meditation – Guests are encouraged to dress for the weather for this class. Boots and appropriate outerwear are recommended. We will be walking at a leisurely pace through the woods and stopping for several meditation practices along the way.
Hot Stone Healing Session – While you rest on your yoga mat with blankets and pillows, we will place warmed basalt lava stones on the body to provide a sense of warmth and weight during the session. This session is primarily silent and the stones are used to bring healing to the body and energy field. Guests should wear comfortable clothing for this session, cotton is recommended over spandex. Please avoid any zippers.
Retreat Leader: Jennifer Kavanagh
Jennifer Kavanagh is the owner and lead instructor at Pura Vida Soul Institute Inc. She has completed doctoral-level studies in burnout, stress, and contemplative healing practices that are used to inform the development of all of her workshops and retreats. Jennifer has also studied with many spiritual teachers and actively provides intuitive readings and healings to clients in order to reawaken their heart energy.
Retreat goers will be enjoying several samples from Georgian Chocolate Co during this retreat! Georgian Chocolate Co. is a small family company, currently located in Severn, Ontario! At Georgian Chocolate Co., they are committed to providing chocolate products that promote the use of healthy ingredients, support ethical sourcing, and minimize environmental impacts. All of their chocolate bars are handcrafted in small batches using ethically sourced and traceable cacao beans. Each bar has an exceptional flavour unique to the harvest and region the beans originate from, and, all are packaged in original artwork by local artists. Seriously delicious and absolutely gorgeous. Great chocolate really is an art!
March 23, 2019
1-Day Retreat (Includes Lunch): $124.99pp
1-Night Overnight Retreat (Includes 1-Night stay at Bayview Wildwood Resort, Breakfast, lunch, and shuttle): $329.99 pp
All retreats must be paid in full in order to reserve your spot. If you cancel for any reason with less than 2 months (60 Days) notice you will NOT receive a refund nor a credit. If you cancel with more than 2 months (61+ Days) notice you will receive a 50% refund. There are no exceptions to this policy. Please make sure you are able to attend a retreat before booking.
• 2 Months or More Prior (61+Days):50% Refund
• Less than 2 Months (60 Days): No Refund