New Living Retreats

6th Annual COSTA RICA Retreats! February 3-11, 2017
Followed by our Natural Living Immersion February 12-18

yogaThe magic of Costa Rica awaits you! Nature is a powerful healer, and on a New Living Costa Rica Retreat you will be immersed in some of nature’s greatest wonders.

You will experience the exquisite tastes and super nourishment of the colorful tropical fruits, the lush green of the jungle and gently rolling mountains, the inspiring power of some of the world’s best waterfalls and the refreshment of the swimming holes, the radiant warmth of the sun which shines every day, the natural beauty and warm waters at the protected tropical beaches, and so many incredible flowers, birds, and butterflies. You will eat naturally, move exuberantly, have abundant fun, and make new friends who support your healing journey.

You’re Invited on a Grand Adventure

retreatThe journey available to you at this unique retreat will open you up to greater possibilities for a life lived fully. With new self-awareness, a healthier mind and body, toxins and mental/emotional blockages released, and a new level of energy and vitality, dreams feel possible and life becomes very exciting indeed.

The benefits of a truly healthful raw diet and natural lifestyle are too numerous to list! A healthy, cleansed and detoxified body brings about a healthy mind and balanced emotions. Exciting and unprecedented spiritual growth can be expected, along with daily experiences of profound joy. It’s been said that knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.

***Please be aware that on these retreats you will be consuming ONLY fresh, natural fruits and vegetables. No processed foods, no grains, no animal products, no coffee. Just the sun-kissed, earth-nourished foods nature intended for your body! If you are not yet familiar with this level of natural diet we will help you prepare, and you will experience a healthful whole-body cleanse.

Transform Your Perspective on Life

  • Stunning natural beauty that will inspire you and awaken all your senses
  • Jungle hikes, waterfall swims, and rest days at gorgeous natural beaches
  • Daily yoga practice in our fresh air round studio with inspirational views
  • 100% healthy, cleansing raw vegan diet, gloriously presented by expert chefs
  • Health and detoxification education, and raw food recipe demonstration
  • Sun-gazing, guided earth connection, dance meditation, singing bowls
  • Life Coaching to help you access transformational personal insights.
  • Guided art expression and journaling

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Natural Living Immersion with Amy Schrift February 12-18, 2017

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Amy_in_the_Mountains_cropped_130Expand your Costa Rica retreat experience and come live deeply connected to the land with a select group of people, hosted by an inspirational woman who has seen the world and lived in NYC, but chose to explore her essential nature in nature! Alive raw food prepared together, simple yet artistic living quarters open to nature, intimate conversation, and times of deep silence to explore your inner being…all while surrounded by native beauty…these are some of the unique opportunities you will experience.

This retreat with Amy Schrift is intended as an extension of the first retreat, or as a stand-alone retreat with pre-approval. We will arrange overnight accommodations at Dominical Beach for the night in between the two retreats (Saturday, February 11th).

This is limited to 12 participants so please let us help you explore committing to this wonder-full intensive! Click here for more information about this additional retreat.

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6-Night Costa Rica Intensive
hosted by Amy Schrift

February 12-18, 2017

A Deep Immersion Experience
facilitated by Ellen Livingston, with Amy Schrift

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Ann Arbor, Michigan Retreats

5 Acres and a Yurt!
Yoga - Raw Foods
Life Coaching - Nature
Relax, Renew, Rejuvenate
Private and Group Retreats

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The 6th Annual
Woodstock Fruit Festival

In the mountains of upstate New York

August 21-18, 2016

Ellen will offer daily yoga and presentations!

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