After relocating with my family 1000 miles from home, I took off for a retreat in the Hudson Valley. The cold, sweet air and cackling evening fires did my soul good. The simple joy that comes from being quiet in nature is so needed these days.
— Asiyah Kurtz


MOTHER’S DAY RETREAT
MAY 10-12, 2019

Join us for a pampering weekend of mixing potions and lotions with award winning pastry chef and cookbook author Katzie Guy-Hamilton, chef extraordinaire Linda Laestadius from Grounded NY, and Ayurvedic Health Counselor and yoga teacher Susanne Frenk. Get nourished from inside out and outside in. Saviour deliciously healthy food for body, mind and skin that will fill you with the right amount of mindfulness, taste and pleasure. Learn how to make your own skincare products with all natural products. Whip up a facial cream, toner and exfoliator and learn how to use the same ingredients to create delicious cookies made with love. Take some well deserved time for yourself or treat your mom or daughter to an indulgent bonding experience. The best Mother’s Day gifts are the time we make for ourselves and each other to collaborate, celebrate and create memories in the making.

Our retreat will begin on Friday evening at your home away from home at Windrift Hall, surrounded by nature we will bookend our days with grounding yoga, whipping up cookies and creams in inspiring morning workshops, feast on delicious lunches by the pond, get pampered with a massage or enjoy a nature walk in the afternoon and indulge in a beautiful candlelight dinner prepared by our amazing chefs. Our days will be filled with learning and making. Our nights are for feasting, conversations around the fire, resting and restoring. We so much looking forward to celebrate Mother’s Day and nourish Mother Earth within you.

DATES:
May 10-12, 2019

LOCATION:
Windrift Hall • 256 Smith Road • West Coxsackie • New York 12192

COLLABORATORS:
Katzie Guy-Hamilton – Pastry Chef,  Creative and Cookbook Author of Clean Enough, katzieguyhamilton.com

Linda Laestadius – Chef and Founder of Grounded NY, groundedny.com

Susanne Frenk – Yoga Teacher/Ayuvedic Health Counselor and Founder of thoughtlessspaces.com

Katzie Guy-Hamilton, Linda LaestAdius and Susanne Frenk

Katzie Guy-Hamilton, Linda LaestAdius and Susanne Frenk

INVESTMENT:
$950
in private room
$1600 for mother/daughter in shared room
Limited to 10 participants

Rate includes:
2 nights in a historic Hudson Valley mansion
2 breakfasts,
2 dinners
2 lunches
2 yoga classes
Cookie workshop
Skincare workshop
A travel Skincare Balance Kit with exfoliator, toner and facial cream
A signed copy of Katzie’s cookbook Clean Enough

…and all the fun and bonding experiences we'll have together.

 

L O C A T I O N:
Windrift Hall • 256 Smith Road • West Coxsackie • New York 12192
windrifthall.com

Woke up this morning feeling so happy to begin my Monday! I don’t remember the last time I was this excited to start a Monday. Thank you for our beautiful retreat, lead by such inspirational individuals, included such a beautiful group, that I will cherish forever. Namaste
— Jaqueline Karadjian