The Pink Moon – Full Moon of April

Tomorrow evening, April 11th, is the full moon for the month of April. Known as the Pink Moon, it gets its name from the pink flowers that bloom at this time. As spring begins to emerge, we too can look at the new and blossoming events that are taking place in our lives at this time. … Continue reading The Pink Moon – Full Moon of April

Crystal Pairing – The Power of Reflection

Have you ever wondered where stones and crystals get some of their properties? Why is emerald a stone of love? How is carnelian good for creativity? The special properties of a stone or crystal are often times due to its appearance. Many colored stones correlate to the chakra colors, as do their properties. Other stones form … Continue reading Crystal Pairing – The Power of Reflection

The Worm Moon: Full Moon of March

March 12th marks the full moon for the month. It is known as the Worm Moon because at this time, the earth softens and the worms reappear, signaling the return of the robins, a symbol of spring. Falling near the Spring Equinox, it is a time of rebirth and renewal. As the full moon signifies completion, this … Continue reading The Worm Moon: Full Moon of March

Imbolc Crystals for Every Pagan

Happy Imbolc everyone!!! I hope all you witches and mystics are celebrating the holiday in your own magical way. I myself am going to have a magical night of mediation, divination, and a little spell 😉 If you don't know how to celebrate, head over to my article, Seven Ways to Celebrate Imbolc, for some … Continue reading Imbolc Crystals for Every Pagan

Seven Ways to Celebrate Imbolc

February 1st (or 2nd according to some) is the pagan festival of Imbolc. Imbolc was practiced by the druids and was the festival of lactating sheep. It is derived from the Gaelic word, "oimelc", which means "ewe's milk". Ewes would give birth to their lambs, nursing them at this time. With the darkest days of winter … Continue reading Seven Ways to Celebrate Imbolc

Crystal Pairing: Stones for The Year of the Rooster

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

Five Imbolc Herbs that are in your Pantry

  For many centuries, herbalism has been associated with paganism and 'the craft'. Just as crystals are associated with types of energy and have their own specific properties, plants and herbs have their own attributes as well. Considering back then, they were easier to obtain than gemstones, plants and herbs were commonly used during the numerous … Continue reading Five Imbolc Herbs that are in your Pantry