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Light Your Fire

Step away from your hectic life for a few days. Be amazed by the transformations that happen. Light Your Fire is a retreat for women who are ready to.... Learn. Laugh. Blossom. Play. Grow. Relax. In an absolutely stunning setting (during its most gorgeous season) in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

When is it?

October 18th-21st, 2018

The Schedule:

Thursday, Oct. 18th- Arrive, settle in to your room, unwind, explore, and meet for our opening dinner at 6pm.

Friday, Oct. 19th-  Gather at Blue Star Ranch for learning, coaching, nature connection, hiking through gorgeous woods and vistas, eating, playing, self-reflection, more learning, coaching, nature connection, basking, celebrating, and toasting. Delightful dinner and then sleep.

Saturday, Oct. 20th- Gather at the Ranch for more meaningful discovery, coaching in the horse ring, hiking & nature connection, eating, playing, self-reflection, more great learning, basking, celebrating, and toasting. A very special celebration dinner and then sleep.

Sunday, Oct. 21st- Final gathering time at the Ranch. This special morning will include crafting a plan to integrate the transformational aspects of the retreat into your life at home. Special ceremony will keep the spark of inspiration lit as you carry your torch back. Wrap up and head home at 11:30am.

Where is it? 

Light Your Fire retreat will take place at the fantastic Blue Star Ranch between Highlands and Cashiers, North Carolina. It’s a 90-minute drive from Asheville, NC, 2 hours from Greenville, SC, and 2.5 hours from Atlanta, GA.

Lodging will be available on-site this year, in one of two warm and wonderful homes with double occupancy rooms. Single occupancy housing is available off-site (about a 10-minute drive from the Ranch).

What should I bring?  

All lodging will have basic amenities such as towels and a hair dryer.

Who should come?

Everyone is welcome (unless you are close-minded or extraordinarily grumpy).

What’s included?

The only thing you need to cover? Your travel expenses to and from the retreat. Traveling in the Blue Ridge Mountains during the peak fall color season will make the journey unforgettable.

As a bonus, you’ll have a 1:1 coaching session with Jill or Margaret after you return home to help you keep the magic going.

How much does it cost?

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Jill Farmer

Certified Master Life Coach

Jill Farmer is a master certified life coach, executive coach, consultant, and author. She’s the original founder of the Light Your Fire retreat. She works with individuals, companies, and organizations to help heal their overwhelm so they can thrive.

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Margaret Webb

Certified Master Life Coach & Equus Trained Coach

Margaret Webb is a master certified life coach, a trained nature-based coach, an Equus trained coach, and a parent coach who helps adults parent the child they weren’t expecting. She also teaches coaches how Mother Nature is the wisest instructor in the universe, and helps her people find more ease and joy in life.

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Trish Ring

Master Life Coach & Equine Coach

Dr. Trish Ring has been practicing psychotherapy since 1990 and has reinvented her practice many times – as a professor, consultant, radio host, author, and coach. Her career has taken her on many paths of discovery and magical happenings, and she now devotes her time to coaching executives, workshop participants, and fellow coaches at Blue Star Ranch in Cashiers, NC – the premier equine coaching facility in the American Southeast, where she and her husband, Carl, are building their dream home.

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