“I recently made the rare choice to evangelize on behalf of a silent retreat I attended through The DEN, and even went so far as to call the experience life-changing. For this reason, I’m including an upcoming retreat hosted by the same organization and led by the same leader, Heather Prete, to this list.
The July retreat is not silent, which may (or may not, *LOL*), be a better setup for your mother-daughter trip than the one I attended. The focus is on “mysticism, spirit, and a journey into the heart,” and the six-day itinerary includes meditations, dharma talks, yoga, guided tours, healing sessions with a local shaman, healthy vegetarian meals, and more. Plus, there’s an option to tack on a tour of Machu Picchu at the end, so you and mom can check that historic sanctuary off of your bucket lists together…”