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2012 Journaling Retreat ~ Friday

An odd energy is present . . .  we all know this is our final morn of structured retreat. For me, there’s kind of an aching in the air. We trundle down to our sunny yoga spot and once nested in, …

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2012 Journaling Retreat ~ Thursday

Elaine Frenett 2012 Journaling Retreat, Lake Alpine, California

Our Thursday dawned just as another day in paradise. Mornin’ yoga glistened with silence only broken by a far off fishermen’s gliding boat. Once back to the cabins, Izzy had laid out a feast for our eyes as well as our … Continue reading

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2012 Journaling Retreat ~ Wednesday

Elaine Frenett - 2012 Journaling Retreat, Wednesday

Another unbelievably beautiful mountain morn greets us. Once more we savor our sun warmed yoga and I believe one of our participants captured the essence of her yoga experience perfectly. Once back to the cabin we are treated to one … Continue reading

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2012 Journaling Retreat ~ Tuesday

Elaine Frenett 2012 Journaling Retreat - Tuesday

A lovely Tuesday poured sunshine across the Sierras. Up to greet the morn and down to the silent shoreline for our yoga. We get back to smile into our zucchini, goat cheese and basil fritatta…

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2012 Journaling Retreat ~ Monday

The quiet cabin squeaks and yawns as the first full day of our Retreat awakens. Up, washed, brushed and relatively awake, first on our agenda: our yoga practice. The fifteen minute meander spills out on a jutting granite point, flattened and perfect … Continue reading

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2012 Journaling Retreat ~ Arrival Day

Elaine Frenett Retreat 2012

This glorious Sunday, Jean and I had already acclimated ourselves to the rugged and beautiful surroundings. We’d driven up two days previous and wandered the area for spots best suiting our different outdoor processes. Just arranging the dining room table…

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FABULOUS Repeat Performance by our Chef Izzy Leas

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Can you believe it? We are actually being blessed with the charming , wise and incredibly talented encore appearance of our Chef Izzy at the 2012 Women’s Journaling Alpine Retreat!!! It was touch ‘n go for awhile – when I’d inquired if … Continue reading

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