STAYING IN FOR A VIRTUAL RETREAT?
Spirituality & Health|Jan/Feb 2021
HERE’S WHAT TO DO BEFOREHAND
KALIA KELMENSON

One of the best parts of a retreat getaway is the actual getting away. Away from the demands of everyday life, away from the dishes, the laundry, the chores that call to you from your home. These days, so much of our lives are spent in our homes that the idea of a retreat feels like a dream, the elusive, foggy type we can’t quite wrap our mind around.

A retreat offers a powerful container for growth and change. It’s a place ripe with intention, where there is space to focus wholeheartedly. So, in this time of physical distancing, we can still cozy up in community virtually. It just requires some pivoting.

Just as you would do for any retreat, there are preparatory steps to take so your experience will be satisfying rather than frustrating. Try these ideas to enhance your virtual retreat.

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