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Many refer to the over-50 phase of life as the third act. Once considered an unproductive period of life, it's now recognized as a natural part of the cycle of human development. It's enhanced when we approach it with a mindset of growth, learning and change, rather than as a state of decline.

Every person needs to take one day away. A day in which one consciously separates the past from the future. Jobs, family, employers, and friends can exist one day without any one of us, and if our egos permit us to confess, they could exist eternally in our absence. Each person deserves a day away in which no problems are confronted, no solutions searched for. Each of us needs to withdraw from the cares which will not withdraw from us'.

Maya Angelou

You'll love this retreat because:

  • You know that you might have another whole lifetime of 25 years or so to build something else, to become even "more" of yourself, and shed the past.

  • You're excited about the 3rd act of your life as a time for discovery and learning

  • You want to be inspired about what's ahead

  • You're ready to explore, validate and release where you've been and become more of your authentic self 

  • You want to discover new pathways in a way that beckons you towards the future, rather than pushes you

  • You want to accept and embrace... more than ever before... who you are and the gifts you bring to the world





















This retreat is being held in an area known by the indigeneous Mi'kmaq as Kespukwitk. For more than 10,000 years, ancestors of today’s Mi’kmaq lived off and from the land in sync with the rhythm of Mother Earth. As we gather on this land, we'll be reminded of the importance of fire for survival as well as for transformation. 
 We'll celebrate the gift of being in an an area which holds memories of native wisdom  
- As the November full moon wanes in the night sky, we'll participate in a letting-go ceremony over an open fire outside.. releasing the past and setting an intention for the future
- You can enjoy quiet time around a crackling fire in the main lodge (or in some of the accomodations) 
- You'll have fun roasting marshmallows and reflecting silently, allowing yourself to open to your soul's wisdom

**Please note: In honour of our indigeneous people, we will not appropriate any of their rituals. 
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 Fanning the Flames
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Light the Fire of Midlife Transformation
Fan the Flames of Conscious Wisdom
It's not enough to light the fire of transformation. Transformation, like fire, needs oxygen to keep burning. We'll use the principles of Positive Intelligence   as the oxygen to keep the fires of transformation burning using: 
  • The 5 powerful gifts from the wisdom of your inner sage, learning how to seamlessly ensure they serve you well
  • 3 core components of positive mental fitness and how to easily integrate them into your life

  • Simple exercises to relieve stress and strengthen calm confidence

  • An assessment to identify your top saboteurs and weaken their power 

  • Easy and effective tools to tap into your innate joy and wisdom ensuring that you're pulled (not pushed) towards purpose and meaning 

The Setting
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Nestled on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean, beautiful White Point Beach Resort is an idyllic spot to commune with nature and nurture your soul as you immerse yourself in new learnings and understandings. Whether sitting around a crackling fire in the main lodge, walking the beach, or enjoying quiet time in the crisp, night air, White Point offers a deliciously relaxing  space that allows you to breathe as you connect with your Inner Sage.


About a 90 minute drive from Halifax, Nova Scotia. White Point guests can enjoy:

  • Spa services

  • Golfing

  • Biking 

  • Indoor pool with hot tub

  • Sauna

  • Games room

  • Outdoor wading area

  • Private beach for walking and relaxing

  • Adorable bunnies who are often seen wondering the property 

Elliot's Dining Room is ready to serve up delicious food inspired by the land and sea.

Wait... There's More 

By signing up for this retreat, you get:

  • The use of the Positive Intelligence (PQ) app. For a full year, you'll be able to use the app to exercise your transformation muscles, ensuring that the lessons learned are put into daily practice. 

  • FREE access to the first 8 chapters of the New York Times bestselling book, "Positive Intelligence" by Shirzad Charmine 

  • Continued connection and accountability with other retreat attendees within a pod exclusively for this group 

The Transformation
"I don't use the words life-changing lightly." So says, your facilitator, Sheila Kelly. Not one to "over promise and under deliver," Sheila finds using Positive Intelligence (PQ) with coaching clients accelerates transformation thus saving valuable time.  Clients use words like "amazing, eye-opening, and transformative" to describe their experience. Improved relationships, more inner calm, and increased productivity are just a few of the reported benefits. Not only have her clients experienced the impact of PQ, during her own training with PQ, Sheila heard seasoned coaches report profound impact of using the PQ operating system. 
Your Facilitator 
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Sheila M. Kelly, BA, CPCC. Sheila was on the cusp of her own 3rd act when she left the corporate world and became a pioneering leadership coach in Nova Scotia, Canada. Since then, she's coached hundreds of individuals over thousands of hours. As well, she's a keynote speaker and workshop facilitator on topics such as leadership, coaching skills, emotional intelligence, spiritual intelligence, the law of attraction, and mental fitness. Sheila is also the author of two very personal books, a legacy for her grandchildren.  
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