Best Crystals for Courage and Strength

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We need to find our inner strength and power in the face of this current global climate. There are many things that have been taken from us recently, and it is not helping. We can find our strength even when we face all of the difficulties and challenges we are facing. Crystals can be an amazing tool […]

The Best Crystals for Beginners

It can be overwhelming to learn about crystal healing. There are so many varieties of minerals and crystals out there. This can make it harder to find the right crystal for you. We are often asked what crystals are best for beginners to start crystal healing. These crystals will brighten your collection, no matter if you’re […]

Best crystals for meditation

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The use of healing crystals for meditation can be very powerful. They can help to increase the power and meanings of your mantras and intentions. Each crystal is unique and has its own energy, healing properties and can help you bring the positive vibes into your life. Some stones can help us connect to our Crown chakra, […]

Best crystals for Mercury Retrograde

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Mercury is the planet that rules communication. Mercury Retrograde can distort or alter simple acts of communication and common sense. Stop trying to start new projects and instead re-examine what is currently happening in your life. Mercury Retrograde has many undesirable effects on us. Stress and conflict often occur. It is difficult to understand others, […]

Best Healing Crystals for Sleep and Relaxation

We don’t get enough sleep and this affects all aspects of our lives. The National Institutes of Health (NIH), lists a number of health conditions that can be influenced by sleep. We become more irritable, less focused, overwhelmed, and depressed if we don’t get enough rest. The earth has given us Healing Stones which emit frequencies that help […]

The best way to start…is just to start ✅

Photo by Gia Oris on Unsplash This title gleefully and gratefully stolen from the lovely and wonderful Alexandra Franzen. It was written about newsletters (ooh apropos) but really can be applied to anything, can’t it? I’m working through some of the materials for Magic May and I’m coming to realize that lately a lot of […]

What is no longer working

What is no longer working? What will you do to free yourself? For me, I haven’t been doing a lot of blogging in the last year and a half. Maybe it’s because I’ve been doing a live weekly show and within that I’ve been able to say my peace, maybe it’s because of the Cardslingers […]

I am feeling…

Photo by Victor Garcia on Unsplash Yesterday I woke up with a full-on migraine. I don’t get migraines very often, but my husband gets both migraines and cluster headaches… so he’s well-versed in what to do. Calling in sick to work wasn’t an option, what with remote working and a tight deadline, so he instructed […]

OMG I was SO jealous!

Pile of clean laundry on one side, metal mermaid sign on another… working from the couch is peak pandemic life Every time Melissa Cynova puts out a newsletter, I become green with envy. She has a way, a style, a je ne sais quoi to her voice. It sounds effortless. And she puts one out […]

You’re right: the energy is intense right now!

Photo by Reina Lovefull on Unsplash Now that Nanowrimo is over, I never want to write again. OK, not really. But I’m taking a break. This year was my fifth Nanowrimo and my third win, clocking 50,330 words in November. I kept on saying that November was for writing, and December was for editing, but now? I take […]