Crystals for transforming fear into courage

Sometimes in life, we come into situations that require us to seek and face the truth and to courageously stand for what is right and true for us. We are currently being challenged, not only personally but globally, to face inconvenient realities, to pause and reassess our lives, our values, …

How to choose your gemstones for the day

If you are starting to grow a little collection of gemstones that you like to carry on you, you may sometimes wonder which one(s) to pick when getting dressed and ready.   How to use your intuition to select your healing crystals There is a little trick I like teaching …

Crystals for protection

A lot of people come to the store looking for crystals for protection. Although black tourmaline is often the recommended gemstone for protection, there are many options to choose from. Some might be better suited for you than others, depending on the situation and the underlying energies contributing to the …

Why NOT acquiescing to a new normal is imperative

Whether or not you believe the virus is a serious threat to human life is beside the point of this article. Although, if you do believe the “authorities” completely and literally, I can’t help you. It helps if you don’t believe it. And it helps if you know WHY you …

50 ways to use crystals

If you are just starting to get curious and interested in crystals and gemstones you may wonder how to use them. As far as I am concerned there is no right way to use crystals and gemstones, it’s just a matter of doing what works for you. However, as you …

Honouring the Earth

With spring arriving and March 20th being International Earth Day, this month’s theme is about honouring the earth and nature. I find that so many questions can be answered when we spend time contemplating nature (and how everything works in harmony when there is no (human) external influence or when …

Find your spiritual ideal and create your personal development plan

With spiritual growth, we are not working on material goals and achievements, but on personal betterment. And through improving ourselves emotionally, mentally and spiritually, achieving material goals may arise as a result. By releasing the resistance we hold in our being at the energetic and spiritual levels we are able …

Honoring Others : Bloodstone, Ocean Jasper, Jade

I sense a lot of unresolved emotions of feeling unsupported, unappreciated, and taken for granted in the readings I do. There is a strong desire to connect with others and to feel loved and accepted as we are, yet most people feel the exact opposite. There are often beliefs that …