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Connecting to Source: Staying Grounded in the Eye of the Storm

Connecting to Source: Staying Grounded in the Eye of the Storm

Staying grounded is one of the most important steps on all of our collective paths.  Whether you are Wiccan, eclectic, hedge, druid, pagan or any other practitioner of the craft, the common theme seems to be reconnecting to what makes us who we are – the source.  The source is the tie that binds.  The…

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When​ ​You’ve​ ​Lost​ ​Faith:​ ​Crystals​ ​to​ ​Overcome​ ​Self​-​Doubt

When​ ​You've​ ​Lost​ ​Faith:​ ​Crystals​ ​to​ ​Overcome​ ​Self​-​Doubt

Understanding and patience are not my strong suits.  I want to cast a money spell and open my front door and find a bag of money on my doorstep.  I want to light a few candles, spin in my circle, and then immediately meet Mr. Right in the grocery line.  I want to mix up…

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Easy Ways to Celebrate Yule (Without Offending Your Family)

Easy Ways to Celebrate Yule (Without Offending Your Family)

Do you really want to celebrate Yule without making an official announcement or risk offending family members or friends?  There are many ways to celebrate Yule that are perfectly in line with other religious beliefs and that actually can show others how compatible the celebrations can be, without coming out of the broom closet. Many…

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Angry? Take your power back with this one simple ritual

Angry? Take your power back with this one simple ritual

Sometimes It’s Good to Be Angry This past year has been an eventful one, and for me, it’s been jam-packed with opportunities to be really angry at the world and at other people. So I’ve been focusing a lot on learning to handle my anger better. Anger gets bad publicity, with some love-and-light types claiming…

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11 Surprising Kitchen Ingredients To Make Powerful Magic

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Did you know that these common household herbs found in your kitchen can be used to create powerful magic?   Most of the items listed below can be found in just about every kitchen cupboard or pantry, and you don’t need anything more than a candle or a cauldron to release their magical powers. Here are…

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Best Crystals for Kick-Starting an Amazing New Year

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Whether you want to make huge changes in your life (a relationship change, a move to a new home, a new career, turning a hobby into a business) or small changes (learning more, earning more, tweaking here and there) – there are stones and crystals to help guide you through.  As the year draws to a…

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How​ ​to​ ​Survive​ ​the​ ​Holiday​ ​Blues​ ​-​​ ​​The​​ ​​Best​​ ​​Crystals​​ ​​to​​ ​​Combat​ ​​Depression

Not everyone is feeling the holiday spirit.  In fact, treatment for depression jumps as much as 40% during the holidays.  There are many reasons for this increase – including a lack of natural sunlight (known as SAD or Seasonal Affect Disorder), a feeling of isolation or disconnectedness, the intensification of mourning a loved one lost…

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Ghosts Across America: My Top 7 Haunted Hotspots

With more than 15 years of visiting active paranormal locations, I have created a list of my top seven haunted places, based on my personal experiences there, how active the place seemed to be, and how intense the activity was that I captured.  I have investigated some of the locations multiple times, and am planning…

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