Planting Ritual for the New Moon

Acquire all that you will need for your new moon ritual during the dark moon. You will require seeds or seedlings, a pot to plant in or a well-nourished garden bed and a fully cleared amethyst crystal. Ideally purchase a new amethyst and bathe it in salt water to clear any residue from its travels…

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Ritual to Forgive and Move On

Forgiveness is powerful medicine. A full moon  is a wonderful time to let go but this ritual can similarly be enacted on the waning phase of the lunar cycle or at the dark moon. Our life yet to come begs us to make peace with our past. Prior to the ritual, think carefully about who you…

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New Moon Seeding Ritual

Eclipse season is always a long player that ripples along many lines. The moon cycles that mirror this nineteen years previously and nineteen years hence. The six months back to the last pretty pair of eclipses and the influences that take us up to the next in six months time. This moment is akin to…

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The Morning After The New Moon

We do not wake the morning after the new moon with our intentions made manifest. They do not shake us from slumber or bang down our doors. Rather they are seeds, held tiny in our hands and heart. The greatest of gardeners are patient. They prepare well before gently planting. They water and weed, nourish…

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Jingle Bloody Jingle

And so it begins. Whether you have wrapper’s elbow, jingle fatigue or just garden variety festivus anxiety, the big day is nearly upon us. For many we are in prep mode, tinged with mild perfection mania and framed in prayers of not having to go anywhere near the shops again. Bustling around my kitchen is…

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