Venus Retrograde

Hues of pastel pink illuminate the soul as Venus enters retrograde. This feminine energy sparks a wildness with us, a vibrant expression of compassion. The last time this feminine planet retrograded was last spring and this new cycle will last till November 16th. This cosmic transition welcomes reflection within the heart space, giving us the time to…

Lunar Journal Prompts

New Moon renew, new beginnings, plant your seeds, set intentions, embrace new direction, self-care, release What in your life needs nourishment? What does peacefulness look like to you? How can you tune into yourself more? Waxing Crescent develops roots to ideas and goals Listen. What is your body feeling right now? Where do you find…

I’m Back After Spiritual Maintenance

It feels good to sit down and write to you. It’s been awhile since I last posted in April, It was during my birthday month that I found myself drained, uninspired, and wanting to crawl into one of the books I was reading. I wanted to be alone. The kind of alone where you sit…

How to Honor The Spring Equinox

Today the balance of nature lies in the hands of Ostara, the Celtic goddess of spring and dawn. With the new moon shifting into a its waning energy, the fine line of light and dark intertwine. This creates a structure of renewal that allows us to welcoming the rising sun with clarity. A time of rebirth,…

Yogi in a City

Living in a blustering city is a blend of convenience, modern beauty, and chaos. The commutes are crowded with different personalities, the sidewalks are overflowing with energy, and the city lights seem to never dim. It was hard to leave behind the forest preserves and home garden, trading it all in for a forest of iron…

Ways To Reconnect With Your Food

Within the modern age of grocery stores and online food services, we have lost the connection to our food. Our bodies have become disconnected from the source in which our food comes from. Ways To Reconnect With Your Food Visit your local farmers market. Taking the time to walk around the market allows you to…

What Would Happen If You Listened To Your Body?

What would happen if you listened to your body, every moment of everyday? This is an important question to ask yourself, especially with the new year arriving. It’s not to say that you don’t already listen to your body but rather bringing an awareness to the fact that you can deepen your practice. Our bodies…

The Season of Gratitude

Winter is coming and the holiday season has arrived. The stress of traveling, family gatherings, and the abundance of rich foods welcomes itself into our lives.   “A Grateful Heart Is a Magnet for Miracles” – Gabrielle Bernstein Gratitude becomes something that grounds us during the beautiful chaos. There is an earthiness to being grateful, an ancient,…

Symbolism of a Circle

Symbols are brought into our lives to awaken our soul, bring lessons, and to heal. From ancient practices, art, to a witchy touch, shapes embody a spiritual culture. The circle is the symbol of divine energy. It has a feminine touch that embodies compassion, manifestation, and infinity. There’s an openness to it, something that brings peace…

Yoga Is More Than The Poses

When we step onto our mats we embody courage because we chose to show up, we made our wellbeing a priority. We chose to tend to out bodies, mind, and soul (the triangle of our existence). Sometimes we even fear yoga at times because of the postures and structure to certain moves. But at the…

Why Do You Yoga?

What does it mean to step onto our mat? It’s more than showing up and taking the time. It’s deeper. But in all honesty, everyone has a different reason they step onto their mat. A unique motivation, an emotional pulse. Like roots buried within the layers of earth, the core to it all is secured…