Say YES To The Bounty Of Life! Women’s Yoga Retreat: April 28 – April 30


The Goddess Lakshmi Workshop

Say YES To The Bounty Of Life!
Women’s Yoga Retreat

with Cheryl Walters and Julie Heppe
April 28 – April 30
The Richardson Ranch, Cottonwood AZ

But we are born to be happy, to be abundantly supplied with every good thing, to have fun in living, to consciously unite with the Divine Power that is around us and within us, and to grow and expand forever.
E. Holmes

Join this sacred circle of women as we open our souls and hearts to celebrating one of the most honored goddesses of all time.

Lakshmi, bestower of grace, abundance, auspiciousness, beauty and spiritual prosperity. Evoking her blessings through the divine practices of yoga, walking sacred land together, using the magic of art, deep meditation practices along with dharma talks.

Learning the practice of saying YES to the power of Lakshmi she who nurtures and nourishes all good things to Light, and to Life.

Retreat Details:
Friday, April 28 – Sunday, April 30

Friday: Starts at 4pm
Saturday: all day
Sunday: Ends at 3pm

Our intention is to create an intimate women’s retreat.
Space is limited to 12 participants.
Price options include the entire weekend experience, room, board and 4 meals.
$585: Private room with private bathroom
$565: Private room with shared bathroom 
$485: Shared room with shared bathroom (Twin beds in shared room)
Payment through personal checks, Venmo, or Zelle.
Your payment holds your spot for the retreat. 
No refund after March 24, 2023.
The Richardson Ranch in Cottonwood rests on 10 acres of land that joins the beautiful Verde River. It’s a private, tranquil sanctuary that feels like a warm embrace the moment you arrive. The land, living areas and rooms are spacious with lots of little nuggets of beauty and places to create your own sacred spot.

“Everything that is made beautiful and fair and lovely is made for the eye of one who sees”- Rumi

What people are saying about Cheryl‘s and Julie’s yoga retreats:


“This yoga retreat exceeded my expectations. I was deeply nourished.”

“Julie and Cheryl shared deep wisdom, but also brought out the collective wisdom in all of us. It was magical, healing, I have a sense of unity and inner peace.”

“Beautiful weekend! Julie and Cheryl were giving, loving and made the week and one of the best retreats I’ve ever been on.”

“The whole weekend was amazing. I’ve made new friends, reconnected to nature and deepened my practices. It was awesome thank you for your kindness and generosity.”

Cheryl Walters, E-RYT500, CYI, C-IAYT, YACEP, Yoga Therapist, Conscious Living Coach, Intrinsic Breathwork Practitioner, RYT 200 hour & 300 hour Teacher Trainer, Yoga Series and Workshop Facilitator

Cheryl Walters has been teaching and sharing the gifts of yoga since 2001. She is a Yoga Therapist, certified by the International Association of Yoga Therapists and has been the director and lead instructor for Yoga Intensive Studies Programs and Yoga teacher training for Yoga Alliance locally for over 13 years. She has trained over 100 yoga students to become yoga teachers and continues to mentor yoga teachers and yoga students Worldwide.

Her teaching style is straight from her heart and full of compassion, depth and Grace. Cheryl shines with her joy for life and love of people. She is passionate about the transformation that exists for everyone within the practice of yoga. Cheryl has a remarkable gift for inspiring everyone around her to live and be their fullest potential, celebrating the beauty of life in all its diversity.

Cheryl truly believes and has decades of experience to live the statement: Yoga is for EVERYBODY. Her knowledge and expertise ranges from Kids Yoga, 12 Step/Recovery Yoga to wheelchair and Chair Yoga. Mommy & me to prenatal yoga offerings privates or groups.

Julie Heppe, E-RYT200, RYT500, YACAP is a disciple of Goswami Kriyananda in the Temple of Kriya Yoga tradition. She completed 4yrs of Seminary and received the name Swami Samudrananda in 2011. She has been a mentor/teacher in the Kriya lineage for over 30 years.

Julie moved to Prescott to be near family from St Petersburg, Florida where she co-owed a studio in Madeira Beach. She loves the ocean, humid climates, swimming, vegan food, travel, good tea & reading obsessively!

She is passionate about gaining strength as a Warrior over 50! through alignment and longer holds & keeping flexibility through a deeper Yin practice.

Julie is a yoga mentor, teaches workshops/private groups or individuals, offers spiritual guidance, officiates weddings & offers support as an interfaith chaplain in whatever way is needed.