Journaling is a staple in my everyday life. It wasn't always like that but over the years I have come to realize the many benefits journaling has to offer. These benefits go beyond just helping you remember your day or keeping your thoughts straight. I wanted to share them with you because lately, journaling has taken up a large significance in my life.
Samhain is approaching and sometimes the kiddos like to get involved in the celebrations. Instead of letting the children walk around the home carrying an open flame, why not do arts and crafts instead?
A blue moon is not actually a blue moon. The moon doesn't turn blue -- even though that would pretty neat for a blue moon -- but there are two different definitions for the term "blue moon". The older definition says that a blue moon refers to the third full moon in a season with four full moons. It has something to do with correcting the lunar cycle and making sure that when people were planting and growing their crops by the moon calendar, that seasons didn't "come too early".
I created a new month tarot spread a while ago and I've been meaning to revisit the spread for a while now. This is a tarot spread that I use for myself every month. It is also a reading you can get from my shop or, if you're a patron, you get one free every month. So, why did I want to revisit this topic? Well, there are a few reasons. The first reason is that at the beginning of the month, this is the most-used search term that gets people to my site. The second is that, even though it is popular, people still have questions.
Recently I read an article on NPR about recycling that got me very...huffy? Angry? Frustrated? Hurt? Upset? I don't know exactly how to describe how it made me feel, but it wasn't a great feeling. It's called How Big Oil Misled The Public Into Believing Plastic Would Be Recycled, and I'm kind of embarrassed that it made me as upset as it did. Part of me feels like I should have known better (because I'm a cynic) and part of me feels silly for believing that anyone would try to make recycling an efficient process.
Magick sigil ink is simply that -- a special ink that you create using ingredients chosen with intention and correspondences that fit the sigil's purpose. Today on YouTube, I released a video detailing my very simple method for creating this ink and I wanted to share it with you here, too.
When you learn how to create a tarot spread of your own, you realize that there are almost no limits! Sometimes the tarot spreads that we find online work great. Sometimes they don’t quite answer the questions or touch on the certain situation that we need guidance on. We need to be able to know how to craft our own tarot spreads. What is a tarot spread? Putting it simply, a tarot spread is a geometric shape that you lay the cards out in. This is combined with the number of cards you pull as well as the orientation you lay the cards in. For example, you could draw five…
As I get ready to sit down and complete my monthly readings for myself and my patrons, I felt the call to sit down and write. I'm not sure what's going to flow from my fingertips this morning, but since I'm not currently working on my book, I guess I just needed to type.
The World calls us to celebrate our wins and reflect on our journey. How does The World present for you?
Today, I want to talk about five simple ways that you can reduce your waste. Now, as a pagan, living an earth-centric life is important to me. Living in an eco-conscious way is important to me and the way that I practice. So, I wanted to give you five tips for reducing your waste. You'd be surprised how much waste you actually accumulate once you start to pay attention.