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“We each had our own version of ‘yeah, but…’ in diminishing our writing”

It’s satisfying to hear from someone who found inspiration and motivation at the Women At Woodstock Writers Retreat. But Angela said even more about what that long weekend last October did for her as a writer. In a recent blog post she talked about the expectations she brought to the weekend, and the results she[…]

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Gifts & Goodies For Those Coming to Women At Woodstock!

It’s become a tradition for innovative and generous entrepreneurs to donate lovely, fun, and sometimes even a bit risqué gifts for us to share with the women who attend our retreats each year. This year is better than ever. Check out what you’ll be receiving in your gift bag – or possibly winning in our last-night giveaway[…]

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Women At Woodstock 2017 In A Nutshell

For women over 50, a weekend getaway, retreat, networking event, workshops, yoga, fresh air, fabulous food, private consultations, and fun! Details on workshops & activities, and how to register. Spaces are getting filled so register today.

Diane Baranello

How to Pivot in Mid-Life: Living With No Regrets

I’m delighted to announce that Diane Baranello, CEO of Coaching for Distinction, is returning this year as a speaker/facilitator at our Friday night Evening Salon at Women at Woodstock 2017: “How to Pivot in Mid-Life: Living With No Regrets.” Diane is a Personal Branding Career Coach and Accountability Partner for mid-career women, a thought leader, and a[…]

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Change Or Perish

I’m super pleased to announce that Nancy Shenker, entrepreneur extraordinaire, will be leading the discussion at our Saturday Evening Salon at Women At Woodstock 2017. While we enjoy the warmth of the fire, nibble cheese and nuts, and sip a glass of wine or two, she’ll charge us up with some predictions for the future[…]

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If You’re Happy, Chances Go Up 25% That Your Friend Will Be Happy

I had another wonderful conversation with Eileen Williams on her blog talk radio show, “Feisty Side of Fifty,” and was more than happy to fill her in on what was coming down the road for Women At Woodstock this October. I told her about the workshop weekend and the writing retreat, and the exciting women who will[…]

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You’re Invited to Promote Your Company – At No Charge

by Phoebe Stout Coordinator, Women At Woodstock Planning for Women At Woodstock 2017 is well underway and we’re very excited about this year’s workshops and schedule. One of our favorite WAW traditions are the gift bags and farewell dinner giveaways. Not only does everyone love a good gift bag and giveaway, but these fun extras are also a[…]

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Peggy Reskin – Women’s Rights Author – Coming To Women At Woodstock

Peggy Reskin is an author who came forward to share her story at just the right time: Now. We are in the midst of a powerful tidal wave of renewed activism, commitment, and determined solidarity in working for what is right. And that is the story that Peggy shares; of her own life, coming of[…]

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The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread: Apps & Software You Never Knew You Needed

We’re excited to bring you a fun, do-it-right-now workshop that shows you some amazing apps and software that will make you say, “Oh wow, this is so cool!!” But what if you’re one of those whose attitude is, “Who needs to learn new apps and new software? We’ve all gotten along just fine without –[…]

Colleen Geraghty

Colleen Geraghty to Lead “The Story Cottage” at WAW Writers Retreat 2017

I can’t tell you how pleased I am that Colleen Geraghty, a legend among writers in the Hudson Valley, an inspirational writing coach and published author in her own right, and, by the way, a woman who’s both deeply compassionate and funny as hell, will be teaching The Story Cottage at our Women At Woodstock Writers Retreat this[…]