Come as you are... Be who you want to be.
Like-minded women from all over the United States come to find the group of friends they've always longed for; smart, supportive, open-minded, kind, reaching for all that life has to offer, determined to pursue their dreams.
Most of all, these women believe in themselves, and they are are ready to believe in you.
They come for a variety of reasons, but common to all is a desire for community, an openness to learn from one another, and a longing for real connections that will endure and provide inspiration and support long after our time together in the woods in Woodstock.
To find a new tribe
Like-minded women 50 or so or over, who want to learn and share with one another
To learn new stuff
Healthy lifestyle, tech, movement, nutrition, goal-setting, entrepreneurship, and more!
To write among writers
To learn from seasoned writing coaches and immerse themselves in a writing community.
To change your life
To learn. Try new things. Write that book. Make new friends. BE who you want to BE.
from those who've been...
Founder Ann Voorhees Baker explains...
Feels Like Woodstock
New Music From Thoughtful Songwriters -
to make you remember, allow you to dream, take you back to the people you once knew,
face your true self, give you hope for the future, and inspire you to do greater things.
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I have another website for my “day job” as a writer and website designer: https://annvbaker.com. There, I blog about computer & internet stuff like cool new apps, troublesome software issues, tips on how to do things on your computer quicker and faster, a self-explanatory category called “My Stupid Computer,” and what I call “The Shame[…]
You may think that your days of Superwoman Disease – trying to do and be everything – to be a superwoman – are over. After all, you’re no longer raising your children and/or trying to establish yourself in the early days of your career. And you’ve read many articles on why you shouldn’t put pressure[…]
Janet Neal is a tireless advocate for women’s empowerment, having been an early influencer in the area of work/life balance in the 1990’s. She opened a co-working center for women in 2007, before there was such a term and certainly not a place just for women. She has written numerous articles and two books on[…]
Really – it’s a workshop. And it’s not really about hair. It’s about self-discovery and self-acceptance. Janet Neal is a tireless advocate for women’s empowerment, having been an early influencer in the area of work/life balance in the 1990’s. She opened a co-working center for women in 2007, before there was such a term and certainly before[…]
Angela Kaufman is a long-time Women At Woodstock friend, attendee, and leader. She’s been offering her wildly-popular Intuitive Readings and Private Relationship Coaching at our retreats for several years and we’re thrilled that she’ll be offering those services again and also leading a workshop this October. Her new book, Queen Up! Reclaim Your Crown When Life Knocks[…]
This is a great question to ask your 50-and-over friends: Have you ever taken a job just to force yourself to do something you were afraid to do? I Took A Job Because I Was Afraid of Animals I did; I took a job working with animals because never having had a pet, I was afraid[…]
I’m not even going to waste your time trying to describe the food at Women At Woodstock. Let me just say it’s all fresh, it’s all healthy, it’s all delicious, it’s deeply satisfying… That’s enough talk. Just look…
Questioning is a powerful tool that we’re all born with—studies report that the best questioners in the world are not trained scientists, journalists, or business innovators, but 4-year-old girls! This inborn tool, however, quickly falls into disuse as we pass through life, squelched by the education process (where answers rule), impatient bosses, and sheer lack[…]
Laura E. Kelly is the creative director and partner with author Warren Berger in WBLK Media, Inc., a media consultancy that specializes in words and images, specifically books, articles, book proposals, and websites for creatives. Their most recent co-production is the new book, The Book of Beautiful Questions: The Powerful Questions That Will Help You Decide,[…]
Here’s a playlist of new music from thoughtful songwriters to transport you to other times & places, inspire dreams, lift your mood, and motivate you. Enjoy! P.S. Do you have a favorite song to suggest for the playlist? (Something relatively new, not oldies…) Name it in the comments below and I’ll add it in!