What is a retreat – and why I can’t get enough of them!

It’s safe to say: I am a retreat addict. But what is a retreat? What exactly does one do at one of them? And what makes them so great? Wonder no more; read on!

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Thoughts on a Train: Returning from an 8-Day Radical Honesty Retreat

I’m sitting on the ICE train in Germany that’s taking me from my recent stopover in Berlin to my home in Austria. I’ve decided to get out of the train a few stops earlier and spontaneously visit my family at my sister’s new home in the Bavarian forest. It’s been ages since I’ve seen them…

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What Happened When I Stopped Shaving My Body Hair

Hi, my name is Chelsea and I am hairy. As a member of the human species, an animal and mammal, I sprout hair. It grows all over my body; most notably on my scalp, eyebrows, eyelashes, arms, legs, and pubic area. I’ve got hair on my hands and feet, and a fine almost invisible hair…

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