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personal

Energy and Social Media

Okay, I admit it. I’m a scroller. Any time I feel that I have nothing to do, I pick up my phone and start scrolling on social media. It had gotten so bad that I took Facebook off of my phone in order to stop the madness. But then Instagram quickly took its place, and […]

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personal

A New Normal

On Monday I got laid off from my job. It wasn’t entirely unexpected. A few other employees got laid off before me. I actually welcomed it because just being at work and hearing all of the stories of what was going on, being around people that may or may not be social distancing when they […]

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Healing with Herbs personal

The Magick, Medicine, and Wisdom of Plants

I recently decided to dive into making herbal-infused oils for massage, salves, and other uses. It is something I have dabbled in a little bit, but I always look for ways to make my craft better. I’ve only done calendula-infused oil before now, but about a month or so ago (because my method is so […]

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Authentic Self personal

Practical Magic

Something interesting has been happening to me on this path, and I thought I would share it so that if anyone else was experiencing this, they would know that they were not alone. I’m not sure at this point how long I have been identifying as a Pagan. Perhaps three years, if I really stop […]

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personal Stress

The Promise of a New Year

2018 was a hard year for a lot of people, including me. Actually, the last three years have kind of run together in my mind because they have been so challenging and stressful. And while the first half of 2018 was more of that same stress that 2016 and 2017 brought to me, the second […]