Wandering Roots' retreats are for connecting, relaxing, resetting, self-care, adventure, and community.
Yoga Retreats (3)
Anna VanAgtmael is a yoga enthusiast and travel designer with a passion for connecting with others. She founded Wandering Roots to help others check in with themselves while checking out of work. She is a certified yoga instructor who believes in trying everything once and her values lie in collecting memories over things. Through traveling, she has found a happier and deeper connection to herself. Wandering Roots’ mission is to inspire you to grow in your own journey. She loves long drives but has no desire to ever be behind the wheel, she considers herself a professional passenger.
Jennifer Feldman is a myofascial release practitioner, therapeutic bodyworker, and owner of Limitless Movement in Grand Rapids, Michigan. As a professional classical musician, she had an injury that leads her to seek out a way to heal herself. Her practice is a combination of myofascial release, physical therapy, Chinese medicine, and personality development. Jennifer is also trained in coaching psychology and integrates those methods into her emotional release work with clients.
A graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Elise spent much of her 20s in a frantic search for adventure as a Chicago location scout and producer for advertising, catalog and film shoots. She is addicted to green juice, dying her hair, everything vintage, and the smell of new school supplies. She has spent years studying posing specific to the female body of every shape and size. She will coach you through every pose and movement like a boss and never leave you hanging.
Abbey loves traveling and learning about food. She has traveled to Vietnam, Cambodia, and Thailand where she took a cooking class. Abbey specializes in Indian cuisine (yum!) but loves all food. She has even tried fried silkworms. She is available to work with retreat guests to provide a menu that will accommodate everyone. She was a chef at Frederick Meijer Gardens but has transitioned into a business owner. She is an artist and accomplished welder that creates home decor and jewelry, and she encourages women to be their own boss makers and shakers through her membership through the hot spot.
Kate Block is the owner and founder of Little Dipper Yoga + Therapeutic Bodywork in Grand Rapids, MI. Kate believes that the most transformative massage therapy, bodywork, and yoga isn’t about “fixing” anything about you or your body, it's about fostering a deeper connection to your own body and heart. Kate loves helping people address physical and emotional issues in a way that focuses on root causes so that they can move with greater ease and live in closer alignment with their own inner wisdom.
Jill Johnson is the owner of Jillian J Coaching and creator of the Insightful Action program. She was certified as a Martha Beck Wayfinder Life Coach in 2015 and is a yoga instructor. She blends yogic philosophy with life coaching skills for a more holistic approach to help people simplify, get clarity and move forward in their lives. She currently teaches yoga at PeaceLab Yoga Studio and The Yoga Zen.