Midsummer is approaching and I'm loving that the days are getting longer and longer! As a pagan, sun worship is a very important practice. Ancient pagans would honored the sun during the eight festivals of the year, as they recognized the sun as a provider and sustainer of life. But the importance of the sun… Continue reading Crystal Pairing – Crystals of Solar Energy
Happy New Moon Everyone!!! Being pagan and actively following the astrological calendar, I celebrate moon phases like it's a recognized holiday (one of those minor holidays mind you, like Memorial Day). Solar eclipses, solstices, equinoxes, I ravel in the opportunity to celebrate the new energies that work with these events. Moon phases are perhaps my… Continue reading Crystal Pairing – Stones of Lunar Energy
Add this crystal pairing to your Imbolc celebration!
Diving deep into the realm of the metaphysical and esoteric, there are many avenues to explore with energy. This crystal combination is one of Native American energies to achieve lucid dreaming and shamanic journeys. Journeying is also commonly referred to as Astral Travel or an Out of Body Experience (OBE). Journeying looks at this concept through… Continue reading Crystal Pairing – Stones for Lucid Dreaming & Shamanic Journeys
The spirit of Christmas is about love, generosity, and harmony. It's in all those cheesy yet classic holiday movies, It's a Wonderful Life, Miracle on 34th Street, etc. The energy at this time of year is created by those people radiating these vibrations. Doing good deeds, spreading love and cheer, and all the other acts… Continue reading Crystal Pairing – Stones for Christmas
How can you connect with the energies of Yule?
Sunday, December 3rd is the full moon for the month. Known as the "Long Night Moon" it gets its name because the nights are at their longest during this time. With the night symbolizing a time of mystery and reflection, this is a night to meditation and tap into your intuition and inner wisdom. This… Continue reading Long Night Moon – Full Moon of December
Most of the time when I pair crystal energies, I follow my intuition. I don't have a linear pattern of thinking when selecting the stones, but I am guided by the energies I feel and how the stones resonate with one another. In many cases as well, the stone pairings I put together reflect a… Continue reading Crystal Pairings – Stones to get through a Breakup during your Spiritual Journey
I've been talking to many of my metaphysical friends lately, and a theme that has come up is the recent Solar Eclipse that took place on February 26th. In Astrology, solar eclipses are transitional phases where we shed a old pattern/belief/person/lifestyle so that we can move forward towards enlightenment. Solar Eclipses are also tied to… Continue reading Crystal Pairing – Stones to get you through the Solar Eclipse
January 28th marks the Chinese New Year. The Chinese New Year falls on the first new moon of the year, and follows the Lunar calendar. Each year, we transition into one of the twelve Chinese zodiac animals. In addition to the animal, one of the five Feng Shui elements is present (either earth, metal, fire,… Continue reading Crystal Pairing: Stones for The Year of the Rooster