upcoming events

2021 slow living weekends
july 16-18, oct. 22-23

Join us as we bring our self-care reset program to Heritage Hollow Farm in the gorgeous Driftless area of NW Illinois. Heritage Hollow Farm is a beautiful 30 acre experiential farm where people, animals and nature exist in balance.

Let the demands of your busy life fall away and enjoy a slower paced few days. The weekend will offer you many opportunities to connect to self, friends and nature.  

Details for the July event

  • A two-night stay at Heritage Hollow Farm 

  • Arrival: Friday, 7/16/2021, at 4:00pm 

  • Departure: Sunday, 7/18/2021, at 12:00pm

  • All meals provided including a Saturday night dinner excursion to Molly's Kitchen and Bar located in Historic Mount Carroll, Illinois.

Core activities include:

  • Self-care assessment and personalized wellness plans 

  • Nutritional program on strengthening immunity 

  • Group cooking session using seasonal produce

  • Morning guided meditation 


Optional activities:

  • Experience first-hand the wisdom of animals: trust, instinct and the benefits of quiet observation

  • Yoga sessions

  • Reiki sessions

  • Mindfulness activities  

  • Guided walks through the wildflower meadows


Also enjoy:​

  • Evening cocktails under the stars

  • Stargazing around the bonfire (weather permitting)


There will be plenty of time to hike, journal, reflect and commune with the animals and nature.

Price and registration

This retreat is being offered for YOUR group of 6 women for $3697 (all taxes Included).


For more information, please contact us at asimplepath.org@gmail.com or call Deb Forkins at 630-408-3065 or Maryellyn Crowley at 630-854-0307.

Can't make it this summer? 

We're offering the same experience for YOUR group of 6 women in the fall at the same location. The dates are October 22–23.

A Simple Path Women's Retreat

COVID-19 Statement:

Heritage Hollow LLC adheres to strict cleaning protocols set forth by CDC, IDPH, and AirBnb to ensure your safety. We encourage personal protective masks while indoors in close proximity to others. The retreat will take advantage of the beautiful outdoor scenery as much as possible, allowing for open air social distancing. If you have any questions pertaining to COVID and your safety during the retreat, please contact asimplepath.org@gmail.com for detailed information.

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For more information, please contact us at asimplepath.org@gmail.com or call Deb Forkins at 630-408-3065 or Maryellyn Crowley at 630-854-0307.


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Browse highlights of what we've been up to recently sharing a simple path to wellness with community groups, through weekend retreats and with medical professionals. If you would like to invite us to create an event for your group with themes of Reiki, mindfulness, meditation, or other integrative self-care practices, please be in touch!

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