Breast Cancer Action Retreat (Nova Scotians Celebrate at Cabot Shores)

A group of eleven vivacious breast cancer survivors and their supporters participated in the first annual Breast Cancer Retreat at Cabot Shores. The retreat was sponsored by BCANS, Cabot Shores and the Good Health Festival Society of Cape Breton Island.
These women knew how to have fun! and how to stretch their limits (i.e. hiking much longer than they thought they could or participating in a night walk in spite of anxieties of all sorts).
Cape Breton women from the Cape Brestoners’ Dragon Boat group easily mingled with city women from Halifax, created good cheer around the dinner table and the bonfire, […]

Shambhala Lineage Festival and Retreat at Cabot Shores

Cabot Shores hosted the first Shambhala Lineage Festival.
At one point Kristine McCutcheon spoke of the influence
and the teachings of a King.
See this excerpt in this talk taking place in the Green
Chalet at Cabot Shores as part of the Shambhala meditation retreat.

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Firewalking for Breast Cancer Action, Nova Scotia

Cabot Shores and Firedance present…
Firewalking with Spirit
Conducted by Paul & Barbara Weinberg,   Sundoor Certified Firewalk
Sunday, August 7th, 2011
7pm  rain or shine
The firewalk is one of the oldest and most widely spread rituals in the world. It is an
ancient ceremony of empowerment, connection and an unforgettable example of human
Connect in circle – Set your intention and allow the fire to energize it. The evening
concludes with an optional walk across the coals. Whether you choose to walk across
the hot coal or not, you will be touched by this inspiring ritual.
$50 Suggested donation  – proceeds to THE HEALTH FESTIVAL SOCIETY (to  benefit
Breast […]

Meet Tasu

Here is a picture of Tasu. Tasu is the “traveling companion” of one of our guests .
Tasu participated in the “Race for the Cure”, which raises money for breast cancer.
This picture is to help promote that! Tasu is showing her love for Kathy in this picture.
Kathy is a survivor of breast cancer. Can’t wait to meet Tasu when her and her owners
come to visit in August.

Intro to Yoga with Amber Buchanan at Cabot Shores

Amber Buchanan will lead Yoga Workshops during the Good Health Festival at Cabot Shores, July 9th at Cabot Shores.  Interested in more details? Email: or call: 902 929 2584   Here is a short slide show capturing some of Amber’s Yoga poses.   Tweet

Announcement: Ongoing Qi Gong & Acupuncture Info Sessions at Cabot Shores

Winter Greetings! The Gate of Life Healing Arts department at Cabot Shores is pleased to announce some exciting updates and upcoming events.  Offering massage, acupuncture, Qi Gong, yoga, mediation instruction and more,  we are working hard on ways to provide visitors with the take-home tools for a long-term state of health. Provided by myself and […]